Definition of Paspalum dilatatum
1. Noun. Tall tufted perennial tropical American grass naturalized as pasture and forage grass in southern United States.
Generic synonyms: Grass
Group relationships: Genus Paspalum
Lexicographical Neighbors of Paspalum Dilatatum
Literary usage of Paspalum dilatatum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report by Guam Agricultural Experiment Station (1916)
"SOIL TESTS WITH paspalum dilatatum. The experiment for determining the adaptability to different soils of the valuable introduced pasture grass, ..."
2. A Manual of Farm Grasses by Albert Spear Hitchcock (1921)
"A FEW OTHER GRASSES paspalum dilatatum.—This grass has been recommended as a ... paspalum dilatatum is finding much favor in the Hawaiian Islands as a ..."