Word Origin for triticum
Examples from the Web for triticum
They live upon grasses, such as Triticum repens, Aira cæspitosa, and A. præcox.The Butterflies of the British Isles|Richard South
For this purpose he selected the septate resting spores from Poa pratensis and Triticum repens.Fungi: Their Nature and Uses|Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
Triticum, trit′i-kum, n. a genus of grasses including the varieties of wheat.
Dog Grass (Triticum caninum) is so called because Dogs take it medicinally as an aperient.Plant Lore, Legends, and Lyrics|Richard Folkard
Bellis perennis and Sinapis arvensis were not to be confounded, and Triticum repens was a sure sign of a bad farmer.Hodge and His Masters|Richard Jefferies