rescue grass


res·​cue grass
variants or rescue brome
: a tall American bromegrass (Bromus catharticus) that somewhat resembles chess and is cultivated for hay and forage in the southern U.S. and other mild regions

Word History


probably alteration of fescue grass

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“Rescue grass.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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