fleabane fleabane

Definition(s):

  1. (n) hairy perennial Eurasian herb with yellow daisylike flowers reputed to destroy or drive away fleas
  2. (n) any of several North American plants of the genus Erigeron having daisylike flowers; formerly believed to repel fleas
  3. (n) common North American weed with linear leaves and small discoid heads of yellowish flowers; widely naturalized throughout temperate regions; sometimes placed in genus Erigeron

Usage(s):

  • The result: knee-high waves of goldenrod, aster, orchard grass and fleabane.
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