Saint Augustine grassplay
Definition of Saint Augustine grass
: 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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