sweet vernal grass

noun

: a slender European grass (Anthoxanthum odoratum) that is often planted with other grasses for its fragrance and has narrow spikelike panicles in early spring

called also vernal grass

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“Sweet vernal grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweet%20vernal%20grass. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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