Definition of Plumed thistle

1. Noun. Any of numerous biennial to perennial herbs with handsome purple or yellow or occasionally white flower heads.




Definition of Plumed thistle

1. Noun. Spear thistle''. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plumed Thistle

plumbylene
plumbylenes
plumbylidene
plumbylidenes
plumcot
plumcot tree
plumcots
plume moth
plume poppy
plume thistle
plumed
plumed scorpionfish
plumed thistle (current term)
plumed thistles
plumed tussock
plumeless
plumelet
plumelets
plumelike
plumeria
plumerias
plumeries
plumery
plumes
plumicorn
plumicorns
plumier

Literary usage of Plumed thistle

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Manual of the Botany (Phænogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"plumed thistle. Stout herbs; with sessile leaves, commonly with prickly teeth and tips, and large or middle-sized heads : the flowers red or purple, ..."

2. Manual of the Botany (Phaenogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"plumed thistle. Stont herbs; with sessile leaves, commonly with prickly teeth and tips, and large or middle-sized heads : the flowers red or purple, ..."

3. Manual of the Botany (Phaenogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"plumed thistle. Stout herbs; with sessile leaves, commonly with prickly teeth and tips, and large or middle-sized heads : the flowers red or purple, ..."

4. A Text-book of Botany by Eduard Strasburger (1898)
"Carduus (Plumeless Thistle), involucre prickly, hairs of pappus naked ; Cirsium (Common or plumed thistle), like the preceding, but with feathery pappus ..."

5. Manual of the Botany (Phænogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"plumed thistle. Stout herbs; with sessile leaves, commonly with prickly teeth and tips, and large or middle-sized heads : the flowers red or purple, ..."

6. Manual of the Botany (Phaenogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"plumed thistle. Stont herbs; with sessile leaves, commonly with prickly teeth and tips, and large or middle-sized heads : the flowers red or purple, ..."

7. Manual of the Botany (Phaenogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"plumed thistle. Stout herbs; with sessile leaves, commonly with prickly teeth and tips, and large or middle-sized heads : the flowers red or purple, ..."

8. A Text-book of Botany by Eduard Strasburger (1898)
"Carduus (Plumeless Thistle), involucre prickly, hairs of pappus naked ; Cirsium (Common or plumed thistle), like the preceding, but with feathery pappus ..."

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