Entry from British & World English dictionary
(also browntop bent)
Another term for the grass common bent (see bent2).
- The first job was ploughing the browntop down and producing great quantities of short rotation one-year grass which produced green feed from the rotting turf.
- Nepalese browntop is native to Asia and was accidentally introduced into America sometime around 1920.
- Much of the early cultivation work was without Roundup and Truebridge says the browntop returned within two years.
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