broad-leaved plantain


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Related to broad-leaved plantain: Plantago major, common plantain, Broadleaf Plantain
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Noun1.broad-leaved plantain - North American plantain having reddish leafstalks and broad leavesbroad-leaved plantain - North American plantain having reddish leafstalks and broad leaves
plantain - any of numerous plants of the genus Plantago; mostly small roadside or dooryard weeds with elliptic leaves and small spikes of very small flowers; seeds of some used medicinally
2.broad-leaved plantain - common European perennial naturalized worldwidebroad-leaved plantain - common European perennial naturalized worldwide; a troublesome weed
plantain - any of numerous plants of the genus Plantago; mostly small roadside or dooryard weeds with elliptic leaves and small spikes of very small flowers; seeds of some used medicinally
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Lawn fanatics spend a fortune on selective weedkiller to eradicate broad-leaved plantains from their sacred sward, so I'm sure they'd be horrified by my sneaky liking for this plant.