spart grass

noun \ˈspärt-\

Definition of spart grass

  1. 1 :  esparto

  2. 2 :  a tall rather broad-leaved cordgrass (Spartina alterniflora) common in salt marshes of the eastern U.S. and introduced along the European coast and in the Pacific northwest

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Origin and Etymology of spart grass

Latin spartum — more at esparto


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