Definition of Arrhenatherum
1. Noun. Oat grass.
Generic synonyms: Plant Genus
Group relationships: Family Graminaceae, Family Gramineae, Family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, Grass Family, Poaceae
Member holonyms: Arrhenatherum Elatius, Evergreen Grass, False Oat, French Rye, Tall Meadow Grass, Tall Oat Grass
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arrhenatherum
Literary usage of Arrhenatherum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Forage Plants and Their Culture by Charles Vancouver Piper (1914)
"Tall oat-grass (arrhenatherum elatius) is known also as tall meadow ... Synonyms of the scientific name are arrhenatherum avenaceum and Avena elatior. 199. ..."
2. Soil Alkali: Its Origin, Nature, and Treatment by Franklin Stewart Harris (1920)
"Meadow fescue (Fescue pratensis) was found by the latter to be adapted to alkali land. Tall meadow oat-grass (arrhenatherum ..."