murrnong

noun
murr·nong | \ ˈmərˌnäŋ \
plural -s

Definition of murrnong 

: an Australian herb (Microseris forsteri) of the family Compositae having leaves all radical, flower heads solitary, and pappus bristles dilated at the base

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History and Etymology for murrnong

native name in Australia

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