Definition of Agropyron

1. Noun. Perennial grasses of temperate and cool regions: wheatgrass; dog grass.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Agropyron

Agricola
Agriculture Department
Agriculture Secretary
Agrigento
Agrimonia eupatoria
Agrimonia procera
Agrinio
Agrinion
Agriocharis
Agriocharis ocellata
Agrippa
Agrippina
Agrippina the Elder
Agrippina the Younger
Agrobacterium tumifaciens
Agropyron
Agropyron cristatum
Agropyron intermedium
Agropyron pauciflorum
Agropyron repens
Agropyron smithii
Agropyron subsecundum
Agropyron trachycaulum
Agrostemma
Agrostemma githago
Agrostis
Agrostis alba
Agrostis canina
Agrostis nebulosa
Agrostis palustris

Literary usage of Agropyron

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1. Soil Alkali: Its Origin, Nature, and Treatment by Franklin Stewart Harris (1920)
"Western wheat grass (agropyron) may be regarded as one of the most resistant ... Japanese wheat grass (agropyron japonicum) was found by Loughridge in ..."

2. Forage Plants and Their Culture by Charles Vancouver Piper (1914)
"WESTERN WHEAT-GRASS (agropyron occidentale) 259. Western wheat-grass is also known as blue-stem, blue-joint and Colorado blue-stem in ..."

3. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1894)
"agropyron caninum unilaterale (Cassidy) Vasey, Contrib. US Nat. Herb. I : 279 (1893). ... 146 (1812). Triticum repens L. Sp. PI. 86 (1753). 562. agropyron ..."

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