Calamagrostis

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Etymology[edit]

Published in 1763 by Michel Adanson, from Ancient Greek καλαμάγρωστις (kalamágrōstis, a grass, probably Dactyloctenium aegyptium), from κάλαμος (kálamos, reed) + ἄγρωστις (ágrōstis, a grass, probably bermudagrass)

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Calamagrostis f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Poaceae – temperate grasses often called small reeds, reedgrasses.

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