Recent Examples of spartina from the Web
Another sturdy wetland defender, spartina was hit hard by the Deepwater Horizon oil disaster in 2010 but has been making a comeback.
Baker warned that the scale could attack the marsh grass spartina.
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Origin and Etymology of spartina
First Known Use: 1836See Words from the same year
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