gramagrass

gramagrass

[′gram·ə‚gras]
(botany)
Any grass of the genus Bouteloua ; pasture grass.
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If irrigation is not available, native dryland grass species such as crested wheatgrass, buffalograss, and blue gramagrass are used.
Other grasses were the most abundant herbaceous material (35%) including winter grass, spear grass, oldfield threeawn, love grass, ovalleaf sedge (Carex cephalophora), arrowfeather, starved rosette grass, and hairy gramagrass (Bouteloua hirsuta).
Thus, an extremely shallow soil or soil material in the true prairie association may support preclimax blue gramagrass rather than climax bluestem, because soil development has not yet reached a stage at which it will support the latter.
Some species, such as crested wheatgrass and blue gramagrass, can tolerate greater alkalinity.
SPECIES PROPAGATION METHODS Bahiagrass Seed Bermudagrass Common Seed Hybrid Vegetative and seed Blue gramagrass Seed Buffalograss Vegetative and seed Carpetgrass Vegetative and seed Centipedegrass Vegetative and seed St.
Common Kentucky bluegrass, perennial ryegrass, fine fescues, common bermudagrass, bahiagrass, tall fescue, buffalograss, wheatgrasses, and blue gramagrass are popular choices in their respective zones of adaptation.