How to use Canary-grass in a sentence
They also decrease the specific gravity, so that the grain is more readily carried by the wind, especially when, as in Briza, the glume has a large surface compared with the size of the grain, or when, as in H olcus, empty glumes also take part; in Canary grass (Phalaris) the large empty glumes bear a membranous wing on the keel.
Where grazing has been limited the number of species is higher, with reed canary-grass and stone bramble.
They can be planted with clumps of reed, reed canary grass or other marginal vegetation.
Fens around lough margins may have common reed or reed canary grass.Advertisement