woolly beard grass

noun

Definition of woolly beard grass

: a grass of the genus Erianthus

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History and Etymology for woolly beard grass

so called from the silky hairs on the spikes

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“Woolly beard grass.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woolly%20beard%20grass. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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