Paspalum


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Paspalum

a grass genus of the Poaceae family, containing a number of valuable pasture grasses, all of which are capable of causing poisoning by Claviceps paspali which infests their seed heads; includes P. commersonii, P. compressum, P. conjugatum, P. dilatatum (paspalum, Dallas grass), P. distichum (P. vaginatum, salt water couch), P. notatum (Bahia grass), P. orbiculare (ditch millet), P. paspalodes (water couch), P. scrobiculatum, P. urvillei (water couch).
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Absence of the first and/or the second cytokinesis, generating monads, dyads, and triads with binucleated microspores or 2n microspores have also been reported in Paspalum (PAGLIARINI et al.
Seashore paspalum is being heralded as the lawn grass of the future due to its tolerance of salt, drought, and poor soil.
Steel carved the greens, trees, bunkers and mounds out of the sand dunes and ancient coral formations that make up the island, placing 18 holes from the ocean side of Abaco Island through to the cove of Winding Bay, and landscaping it in between with a unique grass called Paspalum that thrives on salt water.
Aquatic macrophytes in these habitats included species of Eleocharis, Eupatorium, Euphorbia, Paspalum, Phyla, and Dichroma.
Talis Park Golf Club is also universally praised as being among the nation's premier golf experiences due to its meticulously-tended Sea Dwarf Paspalum fairways and greens.
Designed by renowned Australian course architect Ross Watson it makes golfers who visit this course fall in love with the undulating greens, the fairways laden with a fine carpet of paspalum grass and its superb layout.
Sphenophorus arizonensis (Horn) was found from Paspalum vaginatum Swartz in the state of Puebla (N 18[degrees] 28' 58.
The over-seeding process involves mixing cool season rye grass into the summer Paspalum grass, which by early November will start to slow its growth and may even become fully dormant depending on temperatures.