meaning of bunch grass

bunch grass meaning in General Dictionary

A grass growing in bunches and affording pasture In Ca Atropis tenuifolia Festuca scabrella and lots of types of Stipa are preferred lot grasses In Utah Eriocoma cuspidata is an excellent lot grass

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  • any one of various grasses of several genera that grow in tufts or clumps rather than developing a sod or pad; chiefly of western United States
  • A grass developing in bunches and affording pasture. In Ca, Atropis tenuifolia, Festuca scabrella, and many forms of Stipa tend to be preferred bunch grasses. In Utah, Eriocoma cuspidata is a good lot grass.

bunch grass meaning in General Dictionary

A grass developing in bunches and affording pasture. In Ca, Atropis tenuifolia, Festuca scabrella, and lots of types of Stipa are preferred lot grasses. In Utah, Eriocoma cuspidata is a good lot lawn.


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Almost all of the United States east of the 98th meridian is naturally a forest region, and forests cover the greater part of the Rocky Mountains, the Cascades, the Sierra Nevadas and the Coast Range, but throughout the belt of plains, basins and deserts west of the Rocky Mountains and on the Great Plains east of the Rocky Mountains there are few trees except along the watercourses, and the prevailing type of vegetation ranges from bunch grass to sage brush and cactuses according to the degree of aridity and the temperature.

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