star grass

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Synonyms for star grass

any of several perennials of the genus Aletris having grasslike leaves and bitter roots reputed to cure colic

any plant of the genus Hypoxis having long grasslike leaves and yellow star-shaped flowers: Africa

trailing grass native to Europe now cosmopolitan in warm regions

perennial Australian grass having numerous long spikes arranged like the vanes of a windmill

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1] of both an experimental (ExpC) and a commercial concentrate (ComC) on milk production by Holstein type cows grazing on star grass swards, was used to calibrate the DSSTROP for milk production.
In the first case, potential milk production based solely on star grass grazing was simulated for one year.