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sweet grass

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  1. manna grass, sweet grassnoun

    any of several moisture-loving grasses of the genus Glyceria having sweet flavor or odor


  1. sweet grass

    Sweet grass, scientifically known as Hierochloe odorata, is a fragrant herbaceous plant species found in North America and Europe. It's commonly used in Native American and other indigenous rituals for its believed cleansing and healing properties. Its name comes from the sweet scent it gives off, especially when dried and burned. It typically grows in meadows, prairies, or near water sources.


  1. Sweet Grass

    Hierochloe odorata or Anthoxanthum nitens, also known as sweet grass, buffalo grass, bison grass, holy grass, manna grass, Mary’s grass, seneca grass, sweetgrass, or vanilla grass, is an aromatic herb which grows in northern Eurasia and in North America. It is used in herbal medicine and in the production of distilled beverages . It owes its distinctive sweet scent to the presence of coumarin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweet grass in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sweet grass in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    The Gullah/Geechee Nation is The Gullah/Geechee Nation, it is as tightly knit as a sweet grass basket that's sewn together and as tightly knit as a cast net is sewn together -- there's strength in it and that means if you pull on it, you can't just get it to break apart.

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