Definition of Stenotaphrum
1. Noun. Lawn grasses.
Generic synonyms: Liliopsid Genus, Monocot Genus
Group relationships: Family Graminaceae, Family Gramineae, Family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, Grass Family, Poaceae
Member holonyms: Buffalo Grass, St. Augustine Grass, Stenotaphrum Secundatum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stenotaphrum
Literary usage of Stenotaphrum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1908)
"On the dune slopes in Bermuda it is associated with Sean'ola Plumieri and the crab grass, Stenotaphrum americanum. Back of the dune crests are found ..."
2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"This grass does not become coarse, does not hold dew or rain, and is 3687 Stenotaphrum particularly good for house secundatum. ( x ,'«) lots and lawns. ..."