squaw grass

noun

Definition of squaw grass

: a turkey beard (Xerophyllum tenax) of the mountains of the Pacific northwest having small white or cream-colored flowers in many-flowered racemes

called also pine lily

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“Squaw grass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squaw%20grass. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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