lion's tail

Lion\'s tail

Li"on's tail`\ (t[=a]l`). (Bot.) A genus of labiate plants (Leonurus); -- so called from a fancied resemblance of its flower spikes to the tuft of a lion's tail. L. Cardiaca is the common motherwort.
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