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ribbon grass,

ornamental perennial grassgrass,
any plant of the family Poaceae (formerly Gramineae), an important and widely distributed group of vascular plants, having an extraordinary range of adaptation. Numbering approximately 600 genera and 9,000 species, the grasses form the climax vegetation (see ecology) in
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 (Phalaris arundinacea var. picta), a variety of the reed canary grass. It has green leaves striped with white and is often cultivated in gardens; it is also known as gardener's-garters. It is classified in the division MagnoliophytaMagnoliophyta
, division of the plant kingdom consisting of those organisms commonly called the flowering plants, or angiosperms. The angiosperms have leaves, stems, and roots, and vascular, or conducting, tissue (xylem and phloem).
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, class Liliopsida, order Cyperales, family Poaceae.
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The DTG result in Figure 2 shows only one reaction peak for reed canary grass and woody biomass blend.
2004: Multiple disturbances accelerate invasion of reed canary grass (Phalaris arundinacea L.
According to Dr Richard Lord, Reader in Environmental Geochemistry and Sustainability, "We have narrowed the plants down to reed canary grass because it grows well on poor soils and contaminated industrial sites.
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Reed canary grass in Sweden--plant breeding and practical experience.
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This year's expo will bring leading-edge technology and information on crops such as flax, switchgrass and reed canary grass," says Ginty Jocius, president of Canada's Outdoor Farm Show.
The Project Area Was Treated In 2015 For Cattails, Reed Canary Grass And Common Reed, And Is Expected To Be Characterized By Significant Areas That Are Unvegetated And Monotypic Stands Of Cattails With Many Smaller Areas Where Quality Sedge Meadow And Wet Prairie Vegetation Dominate Or Are Mixed With Target Species.
The humble reed canary grass - a native British plant which grows well on poor soil - topped a five-year trial carried out by experts at Teesside University to find the most productive biomass plant growing on brownfield sites.
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The demonstrations, funded by the Farming Connect Centre for Alternative Land Use at Bangor University, will show energy grass crops - Miscanthus, Reed Canary Grass and Switch Grass - thought suitable for Wales.
I have three acres of straw-like reed canary grass in an area of the field where the tile drainage system has failed.