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owl's clover

noun
1.
any of several western American plants belonging to the genus Orthocarpus, of the figwort family, having dense spikes of flowers in a variety of colors with conspicuous bracts.
Origin of owl's clover
1895-1900
1895-1900, Americanism
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  • The eggs are laid at the base of plantain, owl's clover or paintbrush.
  • Caterpillars: dwarf plantain and purple owl's clover.

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