lovegrass

[luhv-gras, -grahs]

noun

any grass of the genus Eragrostis, as E. curvula (weeping lovegrass) and E. trichodes (sand lovegrass), cultivated as forage and ground cover.

Origin of lovegrass

First recorded in 1695–1705; love + grass
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