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Synonyms for Agrostis

annual or perennial grasses cosmopolitan in northern hemisphere: bent grass (so named from 'bent' meaning an area of unfenced grassland)

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The most important are Molinia meadows, alluvial forests, European dry heaths, inland dunes with open Corynephorus and Agrostis grasslands and Northern Atlantic wet heaths.
browntop, Agrostis capillaris; Yorkshire fog, Holcus lanatus; sweet vernal, Anthoxantum odoratum) that, in most cases, have not been established as a result of cultivation, and are not maintained using regular fertiliser applications (e.
Debeaux)Kuntze 36,59,84] Agrostis Imperata cylindrica stolonifera L.
Species Located in Located at Species Name (1) Status (2) Zones (3) Sites (4) Wetland Agrostis gigantea Roth.
After the LIFE project, the valley of the Abeek will be one of the core areas in lowland Europe for several Annex I habitats, especially for quaking bogs, transition mires with small sedge communities, alluvial forests (Saliceto-Franguletum and Carici elongatae-Alnetum), Corynephorus and Agrostis dune grasslands, psammofillous heath lands with Calluna and Genista species, old oak forests, dry heath lands and Nanocypertalia fen vegetations;
the most notable exotics in the central field were grasses, including Agrostis gigantea, Alopecurus pratensis, Dactylis glomerata, Phleum pratense, Poa pratensis, and Schedonorus phoenix.
Steer J, Harris JA (2000) Shifts in the microbial community in rhizosphere and non- rhizosphere soils during the growth of Agrostis stolonifera.
Hudson RA (1992) Comparative studies of wettable and nonwettable soils from Agrostis palustris Huds.
Scientific Name Common Name Agrostis stolonifera L.
Nitrogen nutrition and water stress effects on cell membrane stability and leaf water relations in Agrostis palustris Huds.
The tier nearest the house holds ornamental edible crops, while other levels include vegetable beds, a bocce ball court, a citrus orchard, and unthirsty native Agrostis pal/ens grass, where the family often plays lawn games (Van Atta's son, Ian, is 23, and the couple's son, Kellen, is 13).
Catalog ydi rhan gyntaf y llyfr yn nodi enwau planhigion cynhenid Mon, ac mae'n aml yn nodi ble yn union roedd wedi gweld y rhywogaeth, er enghraifft Meus-wellt addfain, Agrostis vulgaris; Fine Bent-grass ar Fynydd Twr, Caergybi.
In grassland ecosystems with brown lessive and pseudopodzolic (non-gleyed) soils, a substantial extent of overlapping plant associations with key species Agrostis capillaris, Festuca rubra, Trifolium repens and Anthoxantum odoratum is observed.