sand grass

noun

Definition of sand grass

: a grass growing in sand: such as
a : a tufted grass (Triplasis purpurea) with stiff awl-shaped leaves on the Atlantic coast of the U.S.
b : a perennial grass (Calamovilfa longifolia)
c : a salt grass (Distichlis spicata)

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“Sand grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sand%20grass. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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