lady's thistle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n lady's thistle tall Old World biennial thistle with large clasping white-blotched leaves and purple flower heads; naturalized in California and South America
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Usage

In literature:

The Lady's Thistle, which some believe to be the true Scotch thistle, is one of the many plants associated with the Virgin.
"Storyology" by Benjamin Taylor
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