cushion plant


Also found in: Wikipedia.

cushion plant

n
(Botany) a type of low-growing plant having many closely spaced short upright shoots, typical of alpine and arctic habitats
References in periodicals archive ?
uk, PS15 SPEND CUSHION PLANT Chunky knit floor cushion, Nordic House, www.
The textile center will consist of a weaving plant, an airbag cushion plant, and a development center for airbag cushions and textiles.
An employee-recycling center has been set up in the distribution center and cushion plant in Montevallo, where materials are separated and sent off for recycling.
Autoliv's existing airbag cushion plant in Thailand opened just two years ago.
Species in the silversword alliance show amazing variation in form, from small cushion plants and rosette shrubs to vines and trees.