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large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shoots; sometimes placed in genus Musa Abyssinian banana , Ensete ventricosum , Ethiopian banana , Musa ensete
any of several plants of the genus Achillea native to Europe and having small white flowers in flat-topped flower heads achillea
flower of southwestern Australia having bright pink daisylike papery flowers; grown for drying Acroclinium roseum , pink-and-white everlasting , pink paper daisy
genus of herbs and shrubs of Australia and South Africa: everlasting flower; most species usually placed in genus Helipterum Acroclinium , genus Acroclinium
(botany) the arrangement of sepals and petals in a flower bud before it opens aestivation , estivation
stout branching annual with large yellow to orange flower heads; Mexico and Central America African marigold , Aztec marigold , big marigold , Tagetes erecta
American herb having flat-topped clusters of small white flower heads; reputedly a cause of trembles and milk sickness; sometimes placed in genus Eupatorium Ageratina altissima , Eupatorium rugosum , white sanicle , white snakeroot
blue flower ageratum , cornflower , larkspur , scilla
flower, clustered as in a aggregate
perennial herb of southeastern United States having white-rayed flower heads; formerly used as in folk medicine agueweed , boneset , Eupatorium perfoliatum , thoroughwort
trailing plant having crowded clusters of 3 brilliant deep pink flowers resembling a single flower blooming near the ground; found in dry gravelly or sandy soil; southwestern United States and Mexico Allionia incarnata , trailing four o'clock , trailing windmills
low tufted plant having hairy stems each topped by a flower head with short narrow yellow rays; northwestern United States alpine gold , alpine hulsea , Hulsea algida
whitish hairy plant with featherlike leaves and a few stout stems each bearing an especially handsome solitary large yellow flower head; mountainous regions north central United States alpine sunflower , Hymenoxys grandiflora , old man of the mountain , Tetraneuris grandiflora
flower cluster, dense and drooping ament , catkin
featherfoil of the eastern United States with submerged spongy inflated flower stalks and white flowers American featherfoil , Hottonia inflata , water gillyflower
annual of the western United States having large coiled flower spikes; a threatened species Amsinckia grandiflora , large-flowered fiddleneck
stamens of flower androecium
woodland flower native to eastern North America having cup-shaped flowers reminiscent of anemone but more delicate Anemonella thalictroides , rue anemone
flower pollinated by windblown pollen, of a anemophilous
widespread rank-smelling weed having white-rayed flower heads with yellow discs Anthemis cotula , dog fennel , mayweed , stinking chamomile , stinking mayweed
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