Cortaderia


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Cortaderia

 

a genus of perennial grasses of the family Gramineae. There are approximately five species (according to other data, as many as 15), distributed in the tropical and temperate zones of South America and New Zealand. The best-known species is pampas grass (Cortaderia selloana, or Gynerium argenteum), which forms thick mats. Its stalks measure 2 to 3 m tall, and its long, linear leaves are recurved. The plant is dioecious. The inflorescence is a thick, silvery panicle, measuring 30–50 cm long. The plant blooms in autumn and is an ornamental. It is cultivated in Western Europe and North America; in the USSR it is grown primarily in Western Transcaucasia. In South America the leaves of the plant are used in the manufacture of paper.

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Especies espontdneas indicadoras de disturbios humanos 0 km (urban 2 km 5 km 10 km beach) Natives Bromus Poa Jarava plumosa Solanum catharticus lanuginosa Margyricarpus chacoense pinnatus Cortaderia Tessaria selloana absinthioides Cenchrus pauciflorus Achryrocline satureoides Cover % 10 10 19 21 Exotics Brassica Calystegia Lonicera Centaurea campestris soldanella japonica calcitrapa Festuca Gazania Polypogon Sonchus asper arundinacea linearis monspeliensis Taraxacum oflicinale Cover % 3.
Estas plantas pueden ser gramineas (como el Halcus lanatus y Cortaderia nitida) que tienen crecimiento rapido y son tolerables a suelos pobres; igualmente tienen gran capacidad de invasion, logrando asi la estabilidad del suelo.
Another grass species that forms dense associations in low places is Cortaderia selloana, butA.
Dwarf pampas grass, cortaderia selloana Pumila, still stands a lofty 1.
0 0 0 Reeds Cortaderia selluana 0 101 0 Sumach leaves Rhus coriaria L.
The plant is not as showy as Cortaderia selloana, but is much more hardy.
Poaceae Cenchrus weberbaueri Saaria (Mez) Morrone Poaceae Cortaderia jubata Tseqtseq 1 (Lemoine ex Carriere) Stapf Poaceae Festuca hieronymi Kgatsil Hack.
There are no historic collections of Cortaderia from the study area and its occurrence at Ballona was unremarked until it was reported by Clark (1979).
Cortaderia They are relatively low-maintenance, though if you have a lot of them the annual cutting back can be quite a job.
Pampas grass isn't everyone's cup of tea but Cortaderia richardii is a more refined version well worth seeking out - it has very elegant arching plumes.