couch grass

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Related to Elytrigia repens: couch grass, Agropyron repens, Twitch grass

couch grass,

name for several grasses, among them quack grassquack grass
or couch grass,
Old World perennial grass (Agropyron repens), now widely distributed and in the United States a troublesome weed. It somewhat resembles a beardless wheat and has creeping, yellowish rootstalks, the joints of which, even though
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couch grass

a grass, Agropyron repens, with a yellowish-white creeping underground stem by which it spreads quickly: a troublesome weed
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Geophytes include Stachys palustris L., Bromopsis inermis (Leyss.) Holub., Elytrigia repens (L.) Nevski, and others.
(2009) reportaron una correlacion estadisticamente significativa y positiva entre Fe, Sc e Yb en el suelo y en las raices de Elytrigia repens.