Any of a number of grasses.
- A creeping grass of the North American plains, which is sometimes used for erosion control (Buchloe dactyloides, family Gramineae). A grass native to Australia and New Zealand (Stenotaphrum secundatum, family Gramineae)..
- The rest of the property is planted with native grasses, including blue grama and buffalo grass.
- All need water in addition to rainfall, but Bermuda grass, buffalo grass and the improved tall fescues need the least.
- Sideoats grama, buffalo grass, sagebrush, yucca and prickly pear cactus are also common on the canyon floor and walls.
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Syllabification: buf·fa·lo grass
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