Definition of browntop in English:


(also browntop bent)


  • another term for the grass "common bent" (see bent)
    • ‘The first job was ploughing the browntop down and producing great quantities of short rotation one-year grass which produced green feed from the rotting turf.’
    • ‘When moderate maintenance and pesticide use is of importance, the choice of browntop bent is increasingly interesting.’
    • ‘Nepalese browntop is native to Asia and was accidentally introduced into America sometime around 1920.’
    • ‘Much of the early cultivation work was without Roundup and Truebridge says the browntop returned within two years.’