Poa pratensis
Kentucky Ken*tuck"y, prop. n. One of the United States. [1913 Webster]

{Kentucky blue grass} (Bot.), a valuable pasture and meadow grass ({Poa pratensis}), found in both Europe and America. See under {Blue grass}.

{Kentucky coffee tree} (Bot.), a tall North American tree ({Gymnocladus Canadensis}) with bipinnate leaves. It produces large woody pods containing a few seeds which have been used as a substitute for coffee. The timber is very valuable. [1913 Webster]


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  • Poa pratensis — pievinė miglė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Miglinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pašarinis augalas (Poa pratensis), paplitęs šiaurės Afrikoje, Europoje, Azijoje ir Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Poa pratensis angl. Kentucky bluegrass;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Poa pratensis — Blue grass Blue grass (Bot.) A species of grass ({Poa compressa}) with bluish green stems, valuable in thin gravelly soils; wire grass. [1913 Webster] {Kentucky blue grass}, a species of grass ({Poa pratensis}) which has running rootstocks and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Poa pratensis — ID 65548 Symbol Key POPR Common Name Kentucky bluegrass Family Poaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native and Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Poa pratensis — noun valuable meadow and pasture grass in Europe and especially central United States having tall stalks and slender bright green leaves; a chief constituent in lawn grass mixtures • Syn: ↑Kentucky bluegrass, ↑Kentucky blue, ↑Kentucy blue grass,… …   Useful english dictionary

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