spear grass


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spear grass

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Cactus is often found growing amongst prairie grasses such as Spear Grass (Stipa comata Trim & Rupr.
Other grasses were the most abundant herbaceous material (35%) including winter grass, spear grass, oldfield threeawn, love grass, ovalleaf sedge (Carex cephalophora), arrowfeather, starved rosette grass, and hairy gramagrass (Bouteloua hirsuta).
They have not suffered to any great extent from wolves and not at all from disease, while although the spear grass gets into the wool it does not seem to injure the sheep.
TROPICAL savanna grasses such as black spear grass (Heteropogon contortis), kangaroo grass (Therneda triandra) and golden beard grass (Chrysopogon fallax), have a different way of fixing C[O.
All this while carrying gear and food on their backs and keeping at eye out of deadly snakes (the area boasts seven of the 10 deadliest snakes), spiders, scorpions, leeches, ticks and spear grass.