from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Any of several low-growing perennial plants of the genus Antennaria, having leaves with whitish down and clusters of small white flower heads.
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- n. Plural form of pussytoe.
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- n. low-growing perennial herb having leaves with whitish down and clusters of small white flowers
Young wild grass grew calf high, and violets and pussytoes stood ready to bloom.
Things more common in the prairies, like prairie pink, cinquefoil, and pussytoes (also known as everlasting).
But summer sojourns could fade into memory and panoramic vistas vanish as alpine asters, rosy pussytoes and purple lupines are crowded out by trees.