pigeon-wheat

noun
variants: or less commonly pigeon-wheat moss

Definition of pigeon-wheat

: a moss of the genus Polytrichum in which the capsules resemble small grains of wheat

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“Pigeon-wheat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pigeon-wheat. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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