- a grass, Cymbopogon schoenanthus, of southern Asia and northern Africa, having fragrant foliage.
Origin of camel grass
First recorded in 1875–80
Also called camel hay.
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Historical Examples of camel grass
Here and there a little straggling sage-green tuft of camel-grass sprouted up between the stones.A Desert Drama
A. Conan Doyle