prince's-plume


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Noun1.prince's-plume - annual with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowersprince's-plume - annual with broadly ovate leaves and slender drooping spikes of crimson flowers; southeastern Asia and Australia; naturalized in North America
genus Polygonum, Polygonum - diverse genus of herbs or woody subshrubs of north temperate regions
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
2.prince's-plume - perennial of southwestern United States having leathery blue-green pinnatifid leaves and thick plumelike spikes of yellow flowers; sometimes placed in genus Cleome
genus Stanleya, Stanleya - prince's plume
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
3.prince's-plume - tall showy tropical American annual having hairy stems and long spikes of usually red flowers above leaves deeply flushed with purpleprince's-plume - tall showy tropical American annual having hairy stems and long spikes of usually red flowers above leaves deeply flushed with purple; seeds often used as cereal
amaranth - any of various plants of the genus Amaranthus having dense plumes of green or red flowers; often cultivated for food