Cenchrus ciliaris

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Synonyms for Cenchrus ciliaris

erect tussock-forming perennial bur grass used particularly in South Africa and Australia for pasture and forage

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Her nonprofit of choice is the Southern Arizona Buffelgrass Coordination Center.
Incidence of antelope jackrabbits (Lepus alleni) on buffelgrass pastures of central Sonora, Mexico.
2005), the chemical composition of dormant buffelgrass in the Brazilian semi-arid was 63.
Buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare) is an African species introduced to Arizona in the 1930s.
After several decades of naturalization and expanding range in the Sonoran Desert region, buffelgrass might be starting to establish in the adjacent Mediterranean region.
Many forage plants such as setaria (Setaria sphacelata), buffelgrass (Cenchrus ciliaris), pangolagrass (Digitaria decumbens), kikuyugrass (Pennisetum clandestinum) and napiergrass (Pennisetum purpureum) represent a major food source for livestock in the tropics and subtropics.
The habitat was characterized by Bermudagrass, buffelgrass (Cenchrus ciliaris), Guineagrass (Panicum maximum), Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense), southwestern bristlegrass (Setaria scheelei), dock (Rumex chrysocarpus) and cattail (Typha domingensis).
For the buffelgrass plant discovered in a Texas pecan orchard about 30 years ago gave Bashaw, a U.
impacts of buffelgrass ( Pennisetum ciliare) on a forb community in South Texas.
Vora (1990) reported jara dulce, buffelgrass and bermudagrass were dominant species after five years in an old-field succession near Mission, Texas.
These four grasses, buffelgrass (Cenchrus ciliaris), weeping lovegrass (Eragrostis curvula), kleingrass (Panicum coloratum), and Lehmann lovegrass (Eragrostis lehmanniana), have dramatically increased productivity--at least, for a time on millions of acres of depleted rangeland worldwide.
impacts of buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare)ona forb community in South Texas.
Gramineous vegetation at all three sites consisted of buffelgrass (Cenchrus ciliaris).
The biggest change to the landscape has resulted from introduction of the African buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliaris; Burquez et al.