Sandberg bluegrass

noun
Sand·​berg bluegrass | \ ˈsan(d)ˌbərg- \

Definition of Sandberg bluegrass

: a densely tufted bluegrass (Poa secunda) of North America especially of the Northwestern U.S. having slender culms, usually folded leaf blades, and somewhat appressed branches

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History and Etymology for Sandberg bluegrass

after J. H. Sandberg, 19th century American botanist

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“Sandberg bluegrass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sandberg%20bluegrass. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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