Buchloe dactyloides

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Synonyms for Buchloe dactyloides

short grass growing on dry plains of central United States (where buffalo roam)

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on growth of annual bluegrass (Poa annua) and buffalograss seedlings.
Typical plants: Buffalograss lawns, Rabbitbrush, Mexican Hat Coneflower
has turned to Legacy Buffalograss to preserve existing landscapes and create new ones within the water restrictions imposed due to historic droughts.
It also reduced the dominance of blue grama and buffalograss, native prairie grasses that are encouraged by heavy grazing.
The dominant grass at five of the seven burrows was little barley (Hordeum pusillum) with buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides) and rescue grass (Bromus catharticus) being dominant at the other two burrows (Table 1).
Many desirable native grasses are tolerant to Plateau, including big bluestem, little bluestem, Indiangrass, buffalograss and blue grama.
Effects of exogenous growth regulators and a gibberellin inhibitor on the sex expression and growth form of buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides) and their ecological significance.
transvaalensis Burtt-Davy Poaceae 'Prairie' Buffalograss Buchloe dactyloids (Nutt.
300 km south of the Cowleech Prairie Preserve, and differs from the Cowleech Prairie Preserve in that it contains a relatively high frequency of indiangrass, buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides), and meadow dropseed (Sporobolus asper), and it has much greater abundance and diversity of forbs than does the Cowleech Prairie Preserve (Cadenhead, 1975).
Dominant vegetation in this stratum included fringed sagewort (Artemisia frigida), buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides), club moss (Selaginella densa), plains prickly pear, blue grama, needle-and-thread grass (Stipa cornata), and Sandberg bluegrass.
buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides) and several species of bluestems (Schizachyrium, Bothriochloa, Dichanthium and Andropogon) (Gould 1975).
transvaalensis Burtt-Davy), buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides (Nutt.
Buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides), common horehound (Marrubium vulgare), live oak, Texas persimmon (Diospyros texana), ashe juniper (Juniperus ashei), honey mesquite, western soapberry (Sapindus soponaria), and salt cedar (Tamarix) were at lower elevations and along creekbeds.
Historically, the Western Short Grasslands were characterized by buffalograss (Buchloe dactyloides) and blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis) prairie; pastures dominated by these grasses persist in Cimarron County (Ricketts et al.