desert plume

noun

Definition of desert plume

: a perennial herb (Stanleya pinnata) of the family Cruciferae of the southwestern U.S. with pinnatifid leaves, spirally coiled anthers, and long stalked seedpods

called also prince's-plume

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“Desert plume.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/desert%20plume. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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