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Definition of the noun gayfeather

What does gayfeather mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. any of various North American plants of the genus Liatris having racemes or panicles of small discoid flower heads

Phrases with Gayfeather

  1. Gulf Gayfeather
  2. Tall Gayfeather
  3. Rough Gayfeather
  4. Scaly Gayfeather
  5. Sharp Gayfeather
  6. dotted gayfeather
  7. Kansas Gayfeather
  8. Bracted Gayfeather
  9. Cattail Gayfeather
  10. Coker's Gayfeather
  11. Frost's Gayfeather
  12. Mexican Gayfeather
  13. Boykin's Gayfeather
  14. Branched Gayfeather
  15. Cat-Tail Gayfeather
  16. Nebraska Gayfeather
  17. Steele's Gayfeather
  18. Weaver's Gayfeather
  19. Grassleaf Gayfeather
  20. Lanceleaf Gayfeather

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gayfeather

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Google previewGrand Parkway (State Highway 99) Segment B from SH 288 to IH 45, Brazoria and Galveston Counties (2012)

Environmental Impact Statement

Plants Coastal Gayfeather Coastal Gayfeather is a State species of concern found in both counties. This species is endemic to the coastal prairies of Texas preferring various types of coastal prairie grasslands. It is possible that the Coastal ...

Google previewDeer in My Garden (2006)

Vol. 1: Perennials & Subshrubs by Carolyn Singer

Liatris aspera 'Floristan Violet' Gayfeather is an excellent long-lasting cut flower or dry flower.

Google previewA Dictionary of Common Wildflowers of Texas & the Southern Great Plains (2005)

by Joel Ellis Holloway, Amanda Neill

Liatris elegans Gayfeather SCIENTIFIC NAME: Liatris + elegans, Latin for elegant , for the flower spike. COMMON NAME: Gayfeather, from a distance the inflorescence looks like a bright pink feather. Liatris mucronata Narrowleaf Gayfeather ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

alant elecampane elfdock elfwort horseelder horsehead horseheal inula scabwort wild sunflower yellow starwort Leontopodium alpinum edelweiss lion'sfoot Liatris scariosa blazingstar blueblazingstar button snakeroot gayfeather largebutton ...

Google previewTaylor's Encyclopedia of Garden Plants (2003)

by Frances Tenenbaum

Kansas Gayfeather, Prairie Blazing Star. A 3- to 5-foot- tall species bearing 1- to 2V2-foot- long spikes of densely ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

Plantain-lily Evergreen Candytuft German Iris Japanese Iris Siberian Iris True Lavender Tall Gayfeather Spike Gayfeather Golden Flax Perennial Flax Lupine R Maltese Cross R Rose Campion R-P Purple Loosestrife W-pink Plume-poppy B ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1857)

Containing a Concise Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology, Hygiene, Therapeutics ... by Robley Dunglison

LIATRIS SPICATA, Gayfeather, Button snakeroot. Ord. Compositae. An indigenous plant, growing in meadows and moist grounds in the Middle and Southern States. Its beautiful purple compound flowers are in a spike. They appear in August.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1895)

spicata, also called gayfeather, is said to have diuretic and other properties. - Canada Snakeroot, the wild ginger, Asarum Canadense. . See Asarum and gingeri.-Ceylon snakeroot, the tubers of Arisaema Leschenaultii.- Heart- snakeroot.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1902)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

spicata, also called gayfeather, is said to have diuretic and other properties. - Canada snakeroot, the wild ginger, Asarum Canadense. See Asarum and ginger1.–Ceylon Snakeroot, the tubers of Arissema Leschenaultii.— Heart- snakeroot.

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Small photo of Blue butterfly and gayfeather flowers isolated on whiteSmall photo of GayfeatherSmall photo of Liatris pilosa â?? grass-leaf gayfeather, shaggy blazing star, genus of flowering plants in the boneset tribe within the sunflower familySmall photo of Liatris, also known as snake root or gayfeather has a showy feathery flower.Small photo of Liatris spicata (blazing star, gayfeather)Small photo of Liatris, also known as snake root or gayfeather has a showy feathery flower.Small photo of Young green mound gayfeather plant on dark ground More...

Scrabble value of G2A1Y4F4E1A1T1H4E1R1

The value of this 10-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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