prairie dock

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Related to prairie dock: silphium terebinthinaceum
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Noun1.prairie dock - stout perennial herb of the eastern United States with whitish flowers; leaves traditionally used by Catawba Indians to treat burns
genus Parthenium, Parthenium - small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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Seven miles of hiking trails put you closer to Georgia's aster, Schweinitz's sunflower, and the yellow flower, prairie dock.
offers liquid supplement, which also contains extracts of Goldenseal Prairie Dock Root, Red Clove Flower, Sage Leaf and other herbs.