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marram grass:

see beach grassbeach grass
or marram grass
, any species of the genus Ammophila, perennial grasses used to control the shifting of sand dunes, thereby protecting sandy coastal areas. The European beach grass (A.
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marram grass

any of several grasses of the genus Ammophila, esp A. arenaria, that grow on sandy shores and can withstand drying: often planted to stabilize sand dunes
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Doseone is featured in the Marram album track Valuables, along with Irvine Welsh, who narrates the third part of the project, the Everything is New film.
The stoss slope of the incipient dune ridge is thickly overgrown with up to 60 cm high marram grass.
The Marram Place parents are so pleased with the home they have made for their sons that they wanted to help other parents reach the same goal more quickly.
The fixed hind dunes remained morphologically stable throughout the monitoring survey and any areas of bare sand were progressively colonized by marram grass (Fig.
reelection: Thomas Middelhoff, running as a Class A director; and Ellen Marram and David Liddle, running as Class B directors.
The groups roam sandy beaches and marram grass-infested sand dunes seeking washed-up seeds.
The greenish marram grass tint,--related to the sand dunes on the Norfolk coast--is described as being, "washed to a soothing hue from long exposure to salt and sun.
Marram says part of what attracted her to the venture is the fact that the system isn't a brand new business paradigm, but simply a way of adding efficiencies to systems already in place.
At press time it was not clear whether its top executives - chief executive officer Ellen Marram and president of the North American division Gary Rodkin - would remain with the company.
MARRAM MARION A loving Mam and gran, forever loved & missed love from Stephen, Steph, James, Eve & Harriet xxxxx MARRAM MARION Mam Mother you left us beautiful memories, your love is still our guide, although we cannot see you, you're always at our side.