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kangaroo grass

Line breaks: kan¦ga|roo grass

Definition of kangaroo grass in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A fodder grass which grows in very tall tussocks.
  • Genus Themeda, family Gramineae: several species, in particular T. australis
Example sentences
  • The state has legislation governing tree clearing, but nothing to protect non-forest areas containing species like silver tussock and kangaroo grass.
  • For glyphosate treated kangaroo grass, bitou bush and coastal wattle, survival of well-watered individuals was lower than for ‘water-stressed’ individuals.
  • It's not kangaroo grass - the seed heads of Themeda triandra are very distinctive.

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