rattlesnake weed


: a hawkweed (Hieracium venosum) of eastern North America with purple-veined leaves

Word History

First Known Use

1848, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rattlesnake weed was in 1848

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“Rattlesnake weed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rattlesnake%20weed. Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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