resurrection plant


: any of several club mosses of the genus Selaginella (as S. convoluta and S. lepidophylla) that close up when dry but expand again when moistened
: rose of jericho
: a fig marigold (Mesembryanthemum tripolium)

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“Resurrection plant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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