Definition of buffalo grass in English:

buffalo grass

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[mass noun]
  • Any of a number of grasses, in particular:
    • a creeping grass of the North American plains (Buchloe dactyloides, family Gramineae).a North American grass (Stenotaphrum secundatum, family Gramineae), naturalized in Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa.
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    • 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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