from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A daisylike plant (Erigeron annuus) having a stout branching stem.
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- n. Old World annual having fragrant purple to deep crimson flower heads; naturalized in United States
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Phlox and verbenas and sweet peas and stocks and asters and pansies and balsams; with mignonette everywhere, and sweet alyssum in spots; and sweet scabious and sweet sultan for the scent of present fragrance and the perfume of old times.