reed canary grass


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reed canary grass

phalarisarundinacea.
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Agricultural biomass such as reed canary grass, timothy hay and switchgrass was selected and acquired from agricultural farm in New Brunswick (NB).
The following plant species (showing a potential for biofuel production) will be examined: corn (Zea mays), reed canary grass, cord grasses, sorghum (Sorghum bicolor), switchgrass (Panicum virgatum), miscanthus (Miscanthus gigantheus), perennial ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum), barley (Hordeurn vulgare), wildrye (Elymus arenarius), needlegrass (Stipa tenacissima), fescue (Festuca rubra).
Harvest in spring improves yield and quality of reed canary grass as a bioenergy crop.
RECOGNITION Dr Richard Lord, left, with his research associate Richard Green at a brownfield reed canary grass trial site near the Tees Barrage.
This pattern suggests that available vegetation along the stream edge, which was primarily reed canary grass, provided sufficient forage.
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): A long-term research has revealed that reed canary grass can be turned into an excellent 'green' fuel for biomass power stations and, on a smaller scale, boilers in buildings like schools.
This is a significant finding because in areas like Teesside, and many similar ones around the country, there are a lot of marginal or brownfield sites on which reed canary grass can be grown.
Many plants identified as preferred choices for second generation agrofuels already cause serious environmental harm as invasive species, such as miscanthus, switch grass, or reed canary grass.
Forage grasses include Kentucky bluegrass, Canada bluegrass, orchard grass, perennial ryegrass, reed canary grass, smooth bromegrass, tall fescue, timothy, prairie grass, garrison grass, and bermudagrass.
Reed canary grass (Phalaris arundinacea) as a biological model in the study of plant invasions.
Negative per capita effects of purple loosestrife and reed canary grass on plant diversity of wetland communities.
Seven three metre biorolls - sausage-shaped coir mats planted with purple loosestrife, lesser pond sedge, reed canary grass, yellow flag iris and soft rush - were installed.