Synonyms of cottonweed


1. pearly everlasting, cottonweed, Anaphalis margaritacea, everlasting, everlasting flower

usage: an American everlasting having foliage with soft wooly hairs and corymbose heads with pearly white bracts

2. cottonweed, herb, herbaceous plant

usage: any of various plants of the genus Froelichia found in sandy soils and on rocky slopes in warmer regions of America; grown for their spikes of woolly white flowers

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