crown-beard

crownbeard

[kroun-beerd]
noun
any of various American composite plants constituting the genus Verbesina, having clustered, usually yellow flower heads.

Origin:
1855–60, Americanism; crown + beard

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crown-beard

noun
any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads [syn: crownbeard
crownbeard

noun
any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads 
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