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canary grass

traditional symbol of perseverance. [Plant Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 183]
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The following plant species (showing a potential for biofuel production) will be examined: corn (Zea mays), reed canary grass, cord grasses, sorghum (Sorghum bicolor), switchgrass (Panicum virgatum), miscanthus (Miscanthus gigantheus), perennial ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum), barley (Hordeurn vulgare), wildrye (Elymus arenarius), needlegrass (Stipa tenacissima), fescue (Festuca rubra).
In experiments concerning oat wild and canary grass, broadleaf weed control from herbicide 2-4-D 72% of a liter of fluid per hectare of wheat was at tillering.
RECOGNITION Dr Richard Lord, left, with his research associate Richard Green at a brownfield reed canary grass trial site near the Tees Barrage.
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A long-term research has revealed that reed canary grass can be turned into an excellent 'green' fuel for biomass power stations and, on a smaller scale, boilers in buildings like schools.
Reed canary grass performed as it would on fertile agricultural land, we didn't expect it.
Weave the autumn flowering butterfly magnet, Sedum Herbstfreude with grasses such as the reed-like Canary grass Phalaris rundinacea and yellow red hot poker, knifophia Little Maid.
Many plants identified as preferred choices for second generation agrofuels already cause serious environmental harm as invasive species, such as miscanthus, switch grass, or reed canary grass.
As, too, do Timothy grass, quaking grass, canary grass, hair grass and hare's tail grass.
Negative per capita effects of purple loosestrife and reed canary grass on plant diversity of wetland communities.
Seven three metre biorolls - sausage-shaped coir mats planted with purple loosestrife, lesser pond sedge, reed canary grass, yellow flag iris and soft rush - were installed.
Until recently it was thought to be reed canary grass and did not receive management attention.
Catherine Heywood, CALU's biomass expert, gave a presentation on energy grasses and growers saw examples, taken from demonstration plots at Gelli Aur, of energy grass crops such as miscanthus, switch grass and reed canary grass.