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Bear grass   /bɛr græs/   Listen
Bear grass

noun
1.
Yucca of southern United States having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of small whitish flowers.  Synonym: Yucca smalliana.
2.
Yucca of west central United States having a clump of basal grasslike leaves and a central stalk with a terminal raceme of small whitish flowers.  Synonym: Yucca glauca.
3.
Stemless plant with tufts of grasslike leaves and erect panicle of minute creamy white flowers; southwestern United States and Mexico.  Synonym: Nolina microcarpa.
4.
Plant of western North America having woody rhizomes and tufts of stiff grasslike basal leaves and spikes of creamy white flowers.  Synonyms: squaw grass, Xerophyllum tenax.






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Words linked to "Bear grass" :   Yucca smalliana, Nolina microcarpa, American aloe, Xerophyllum, genus Xerophyllum, agave, Nolina, liliaceous plant, century plant, genus Nolina, yucca



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