• synonyms

cane grass

  1. Australian any of several tall perennial hard-stemmed grasses, esp Eragrostis australasica, of inland swamps
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Historical Examples of cane grass

  • Between him and the beach was the cane-grass fence of the compound.


    Jack London

  • There were no signs of excitement in the squat village, whose fence was just visible above the cane-grass.