Saint Augustine grass

noun Saint Au·gus·tine grass \-ˈȯ-gə-ˌstēn-\

Definition of Saint Augustine grass

  1. :  a tropical perennial grass (Stenotaphrum secundatum) that has much-branched creeping stems and is used as a lawn grass and sand binder especially in the southern U.S.

Origin and Etymology of saint augustine grass

probably from St. Augustine, Florida

First Known Use: 1900

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