grama grass

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Synonyms for grama grass

pasture grass of plains of South America and western North America

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Our top picks include blue grama grass 'Blonde Ambition', Indian rice grass (Oryzop-sis hymenoides), Penn isetum alopecuroides 'Little Bunny', and pheasant's-tail grass (Aneman-thele lessoniana).
The dominant vegetation consisted of lechuguilla (A gave lechuguilla), Torrey yucca (Yucca treculeana), sotol (Dasylirion texana), mesquite (Prosopis juliflora), purple prickly-pear (Opuntia phaeacantha), creosote (Larrea divar icata), and scattered clumps of chino grama grass (Bouteloua breviseta).
Vegetation in this area consisted of mesquite (Prosopis glandulosa), creosote (Larrea tridentata), grama grass (Bouteloua sp.
This 10- by 75-foot prairielike section combines blue grama grass (Bouteloua gracilis) with perennials, including blanket flower (Gaillardia grandiflora), butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), Penstemon barbatus, and Thelesperma filifolium.