beggar's-ticks


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Noun1.beggar's-ticks - any of several plants of the genus Bidens having yellow flowers and prickly fruits that cling to fur and clothingbeggar's-ticks - any of several plants of the genus Bidens having yellow flowers and prickly fruits that cling to fur and clothing
Bidens, genus Bidens - bur marigolds
Bidens bipinnata, Spanish needles - common bur marigold of the eastern United States
beggar-ticks, Spanish needles - the seed of bur marigolds
Bidens coronata, Bidens trichosperma, tickseed sunflower - North American bur marigold with large flowers
Bidens connata, swampy beggar-ticks - bur marigold of eastern and northern United States and Canada common in wet pastures and meadows
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base