beggar's ticks


Related to beggar's ticks: Beggarticks

beggar ticks

also beggar's ticks
pl.n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
1.
b. The small barbed achenes of a bur marigold, clinging readily to clothing and animal fur.
2.
a. Any of certain other plants having fruits similar to those of bur marigold.
b. The fruits of such plants.