field scabious

noun

Definition of field scabious

: a perennial European scabious (Scabiosa arvensis) introduced in eastern U.S. and having bluish lilac flowers

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“Field scabious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/field%20scabious. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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