Definitions for yorkshire fog

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. velvet grass, Yorkshire fog, Holcus lanatus(noun)

    tall European perennial grass having a velvety stem; naturalized in United States and used for forage


  1. Yorkshire fog(Noun)

    A tall, perennial grass, Holcus lanatus, sometimes used as forage.


  1. Holcus lanatus

    Holcus lanatus is a perennial grass. The specific epithet lanatus is Latin for 'woolly' which describes the plant's hairy texture. Common names include Yorkshire fog, tufted grass, and meadow soft grass. In North America, where it is an invasive species, names include velvet grass and common velvet grass. In parts of northern Europe the grass is a common native species and a hardy pasture grass.


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