blue grass

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n blue grass any of various grasses of the genus Poa
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Blue grass (Bot) A species of grass (Poa compressa) with bluish green stems, valuable in thin gravelly soils; wire grass.
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Usage

In literature:

Can blue-grass be grown successfully mixed with other grasses?
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
The land was good, broad waters and rich hill-tops, where the blue-grass grew though no man sowed it.
"Dwellers in the Hills" by Melville Davisson Post
An abundance of blue grass carpeted the sheltered ground and a fine spring of water supplied fresh drink.
"The Land of the Miamis" by Elmore Barce
That night they camped beside a stream under great trees where tiny blue flowers winked up at them from the deep grass.
"Claire" by Leslie Burton Blades
The Newbolts were blue-grass people, entitled to mate with the best in the land.
"The Bondboy" by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
And so as in the beginning, there was blue sky and sunshine and prairie grass at the end.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
Blue grass sends up a fine blade, but is very slow in germination.
"Primary Handwork" by Ella Victoria Dobbs
The blue sky was above him again, and his feet were on the soft, green grass.
"Under False Pretences" by Adeline Sergeant
Never had they seen such blue skies, such green trees and grass; never had they heard such bird song.
"The Upward Path" by Various
Nobody else, however, gave any heed to the Indian boy picturesquely idling there on the blue-grass.
"The Price of the Prairie" by Margaret Hill McCarter
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In poetry:

"There dance little feet
Light grasses they break;
Beneath the blue lake
Must be their retreat.
"Cree Fairies" by John Douglas Sutherland Campbell
Give my words sun and rain
desert and heat and mist
spring flowers and dead grass
blue sea and dusty sky.
"This Land" by Ian Mudie
Come out with me at morning
And lie in the meadow-grass,
And lift your eyes to the ether blue,
And you will see it pass.
"My Castle" by Horatio Alger Jr
The primrose took a deeper hue,
The dewy grass a greener look;
The violet wore a deeper blue,
A lighter music led the brook.
"The Cuckoo" by Alexander Anderson
The thick green grass beside me,
At once with life grew full;
The blue-bells nodded together,
And a ripple ran over the pool.
"In The Light Of Boyhood" by Alexander Anderson
I longed to see the starry host
Afar in fainter blue;
But plenteous grass I missed the most,
With daisies glimmering through.
"Songs of the Spring Nights" by George MacDonald

In news:

Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. That was so sweet to hear from my surgeon in recovery this afternoon I know he got a million hugs from my wife Noelle in the waiting room, and a lot of tears of joy.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. President Barack Obama says about half of all Americans under 65 will lose their health coverage at some point in the next ten years.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Police say two Richmond residents were jolted awake when an SUV plowed through their apartment, about 1:30 Wednesday morning.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. An emotional day in court during a sentencing hearing for a Lexington man who admitted to hitting and killing another man while driving drunk.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Well to say we have been busy is an understatement.
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Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A Jefferson County company is being fined 88-thousand, 500 dollars after an employee lost both his arms in a drywall shredder in January.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Arguably one of the most misunderstood basketball Wildcats in recent memory has to be DeAndre Liggins.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Versailles police have teamed up with Crimestoppers, trying to find someone who burglarized a home and then set it on fire.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A tractor trailer, a truck hauling asphalt , and a passenger car were involved in a crash on Highway 421, just north of Harlan, Monday.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. A woman says a man broke into her home on Conn Terrace early Tuesday and sexually assaulted her.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. An assistant football coach at Boyd County High School has been charged with sodomy, police said.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. "From Small Things Mama, Big Things One Day Come" -Bruce Springsteen "It's the little things that mean a lot".
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Kentucky lawmakers only have a few days left to finish up work this year in Frankfort.
Conditions at Lexington, Blue Grass Airport, KY. Seth Curry scored 23 points and No.
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