Definition of vernal grass in English:

vernal grass

Syllabification: ver·nal grass

noun

  • A sweet-scented Eurasian grass that is sometimes grown as a meadow or hay grass. Also called sweet vernal grass.
    • Anthoxanthum odoratum, family Gramineae
    More example sentences
    • Kentucky bluegrass, hairy goldenrod, and sweet vernal grass, accounted for 57% of herb importance.
    • The photo shows the seed heads of both species, with those of sweet vernal grass being greener and narrower.
    • Recently, several samples of sweet vernal grass have been sent in for identification.

More definitions of vernal grass

Definition of vernal grass in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day skosh
Pronunciation: skōSH
noun
a small amount; a little