rye grass

Definitions of rye grass

n any of several annual or perennial Eurasian grasses

English ryegrass, Lolium perenne, perennial ryegrass
European perennial grass widely cultivated for pasture and hay and as a lawn grass
Italian rye, Italian ryegrass, Lolium multiflorum
European grass much used for hay and in United States also for turf and green manure
Lolium temulentum, bearded darnel, cheat, darnel, tare
weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous
Type of:
narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay

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