cobbler's peg


: either of two chiefly Australian weedy composite herbs (Erigeron linifolius and Bidens pilosa)
often used in plural but singular or plural in construction

Word History


probably from the appearance of the pappi

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“Cobbler's peg.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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