Anthoxanthum odoratum

(redirected from Sweet Vernal-grass)

Anthoxanthum odoratum

a temperate zone grass which contains coumarin. Called also sweet vernal grass. Moldy hay made from the grass is likely to cause dicoumarol poisoning.
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Among the meadow grasses are sweet vernal-grass, cock's foot, rough meadow-grass, meadow fescue, common bent and crested dog's tail.