deer grass

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Synonyms for deer grass

any of several plants of the genus Rhexia usually having pink-purple to magenta flowers

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Those types were composed largely of species for which they were named and included: cheat grass (Bromus tectorum--509 ha); wild oat (Avena barbata--37 ha); deer grass (Muhlenbergia ridgens--36 ha); buckwheat (Eriogonum fasciculatum--15 ha); rose (Rosa californica--11 ha); mustard (Sisymbrium altissimum--7 ha); and chokecherry (Prunus virginiana--1 ha).
Of meadow types, deer exhibited the highest preference for the deer grass (3.6), followed by mustard (3.5), rose (1.2), cheat grass (0.9), wild oat (0.8), chokecherry (0.8), and buckwheat (0.2).
Mean ([+ or -] SD) group sizes for deer occurring in vegetation types within meadows were mustard (6.5 [+ or -] 4.11), buckwheat (4.1 [+ or -] 4.13), deer grass (4.1 [+ or -] 2.2), cheat grass (3.8 [+ or -] 2.05), wild oak (3.0 [+ or -] 1.39), chokecherry (2.6 [+ or -] 1.14), and rose (2.0 [+ or -] 0.90).
Ornamental grasses include purple fountain grass, dwarf pampas grass, and deer grass.
Adapt the idea If cactus won't be happy where you live, plant a grid of carex, deer grass, or Phormium tenax 'Jack Spratt'.
* Deer grass (Muhlenbergia rigens): 3 to 4 feet tall.