frostweed


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Related to frostweed: Helianthemum canadense
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Noun1.Frostweed - perennial of the eastern United States having early solitary yellow flowers followed by late petalless flowersfrostweed - perennial of the eastern United States having early solitary yellow flowers followed by late petalless flowers; so-called because ice crystals form on it during first frosts
helianthemum, sun rose, sunrose - any plant of the genus Helianthemum; vigorous plants of stony alpine meadows and dry scrub regions
2.Frostweed - tall perennial herb having clusters of white flowersfrostweed - tall perennial herb having clusters of white flowers; the eastern United States
crown beard, crownbeard, crown-beard - any plant of the genus Verbesina having clustered white or yellow flower heads
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Two forbs, giant ragweed (Ambrosia trifida variety texana) and pigeonberry (Rivina humilis), also were relatively common and generally more abundant than other forbs such as frostweed (Verbesina virginica) and hedge-parsley (Torilis arvensis).
Page 8: Oxeye Daisy, Frostweed Stare back through these two eyes, plucked from lowing fields, your firmament of milky suns.
Frostweed. Several plants were found by Thomas along the Ohio River at Old Dam 44 park/boat ramp in Crawford County just west of the mouth of the Blue River.