bromegrass


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bromegrass

[′brōm‚gras]
(botany)
The common name for a number of forage grasses of the genus Bromus in the order Cyperales.
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One-year-old switchgrass and smooth bromegrass growing in two plots (5 m long and 4 m wide) (Zhang et al.
Beauv.), slender wheatgrass (Elymus trachycaulus (Link) Gould ex Shinners), and smooth bromegrass (Bromus inermis Leyss)--at two locations in central Alaska.
Smooth bromegrass, orchardgrass and timothy are also good crops for August planting.
I missed the first snipe as he corkscrewed out of the flooded bromegrass. I whiffed on the second too, but the third ran smack into a 1-ounce load of steel No.
Relationship Between seed vigour test and field performance of Regar meadow bromegrass Crop Science, 30: 967
Nitrogen use efficiency and apparent nitrogen recovery of Kentucky Bluegrass, Smooth Bromegrass and Orchardgrass.
Evaluating genetic variation and relationships among two bromegrass species and their hybrid using RAPD and AFLP markers.
For instance, the meadow bromegrass cultivar Cache begins growth in early spring and stays green and succulent longer than tall rescue and orchardgrass.
* In the northern United States and Canada, temperate cool-season legumes such as alfalfa and clovers, and grasses such as smooth bromegrass and timothy are used for pasture, hay, and silage.