bear grass

noun
|Updated on: 13 Jul 2018

Definition of bear grass

: any of several plants (genera Yucca, Nolina, or Xerophyllum) of the lily or agave families chiefly of the southern and western U.S. with foliage resembling coarse blades of grass

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