hoary plantain


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Related to hoary plantain: Plantago media
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Noun1.hoary plantain - North American annual or biennial with long soft hairs on the leaveshoary plantain - North American annual or biennial with long soft hairs on the 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.hoary plantain - widely distributed Old World perennial naturalized in North America having finely hairy leaves and inconspicuous white fragrant flowers
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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Most flower-rich meadows are home to yellow rattle, while other lowland species to see in the summer months include lady's bedstraw, clustered bellflower, hoary plantain, salad burnet and the rarer dyer's greenweed, green-winged orchid and greater butterfly orchid.