Hierochloe

noun
Hi·​er·​och·​loe | \ˌhīəˈräklə(ˌ)wē\

Definition of Hierochloe 

: a genus of aromatic perennial grasses native to temperate and cold regions having spikelets with a perfect terminal floret and two staminate florets — see holy grass

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History and Etymology for Hierochloe

New Latin, from hier- + Greek chloē young grass

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