goatsbeard

noun

Definition of goatsbeard

1 : a plant of the genus Tragopogon
2 : any of several plants of the genus Aruncus especially : an herb (A. sylvester) cultivated for its small white flowers
3 : a fungus of the genus Clavaria

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“Goatsbeard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/goatsbeard. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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