snakeweed

[sneyk-weed]
noun
bistort ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1590–1600; snake + weed1

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snakeweed

noun
low-growing sticky subshrub of southwestern United States having narrow linear leaves on many slender branches and hundreds of tiny yellow flower heads [syn: rabbitweed
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Small inclusions of rubber rabbitbrush and broom snakeweed are common.
Improve range condition to reduce snakeweed density.
There is also occasional individuals of mountain big sagebrush and the slightly more abundant broom snakeweed.
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