cone-flower

coneflower

[kohn-flou-er]
noun
1.
any of several composite plants of Rudbeckia, Echinacea, and other genera, having flowers usually with yellow rays and a brown or black disk.
2.
any of various allied plants, as the prairie coneflower.

Origin:
1810–20, Americanism; cone + flower

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coneflower (ˈkəʊnˌflaʊə)
 
n
See also black-eyed Susan any North American plant of the genera Rudbeckia, Ratibida, and Echinacea, which have rayed flowers with a conelike centre: family Asteraceae (composites)

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