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|Noun||1.||crown beard - any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads|
composite plant, composite - considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, characterized by florets arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers
genus Verbesina, Verbesina - herbs and shrubs of warm North America to Mexico; includes plants formerly placed in genus Actinomeris
Actinomeris alternifolia, golden honey plant, golden ironweed, Verbesina alternifolia, wingstem, yellow ironweed - perennial herb with showy yellow flowers; the eastern United States
butter daisy, cowpen daisy, golden crown beard, golden crownbeard, Verbesina encelioides, Ximenesia encelioides - coarse greyish-green annual yellow-flowered herb; southwestern United States to Mexico
gravelweed, Verbesina helianthoides - perennial herb with yellow flowers; southern and south central United States