couch grass

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

couch grass

couch grass, name for several grasses, among them quack grass.
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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.