prairie coneflower

noun

Definition of prairie coneflower

: a plant of the genus Ratibida especially : a rough perennial herb (R. columnifera or Lepachys columnifera or Obelisteca columnifera) with a yellow head of few rays but an elongated disk of tubular flowers

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“Prairie coneflower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prairie%20coneflower. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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