blue stem


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Synonyms for blue stem

tall grass with smooth bluish leaf sheaths grown for hay in the United States

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Big blue stem grass fiber (BBSGF) with 3-6 mm length was received from Smith, Adams & Associates LLC (Okemos, MI).
The objective of this study was to examine the potential of using big blue stem (Andropogon gerardii), and partridge pea (Chamaecrista fasiculate), a grass and legume prairie species native to Illinois, and vermicompost to establish vegetation soil contaminated with biodiesel.
Crystal manufacturer Orrefors offers a small crystal liqueur glass with a red base and bright blue stem and a clear bowl with bright yellow swirls ($50).
Other properties to be auctioned include 25 newly-built luxury condos in the Blue Stem building, 1905 S.
Purple coneflower (flower) -- White pine (tree) -- Big blue stem (grass) -- Flowering dogwood (tree)
Species that will receive the special icon on plant tags include: -- Purple coneflower (flower) -- White pine (tree) -- Big blue stem (grass) -- Flowering dogwood (tree)
Species that will receive the special icon on plant tags include: * Purple coneflower (flower) * White pine (tree) * Big blue stem (grass) * Flowering dogwood (tree)
We've got buffalo grasses, blue stem -- little blue stem grass.
Gorging on sweets on 66 must also include a stop at Blue Stem Bake Shop in Elkhart, which offers comfort food such as macadamia nut cookies and Abraham Lincoln's favorite cake, vanilla almond.
But on our ranch, we're right now cultivating 50 acres of little blue stem which was the original prairie grass that would have been there.
Sometimes bracts and flowers are silver too, but often in the wild, forms with blue stems and bracts predominate.
Among larger sea hollies, the hybrid Jos Eiking, has brilliant blue stems and flowers on a 60cm (2ft) plant.
Among larger sea hollies, the hybrid Jos Eiking (pictured), has brilliant blue stems and flowers on a 60 cm (2ft) plant.