any one of a number of Eurasian flowers of the genus Cynoglossum, having hairy leaves, tiny reddish-purple flowers, and prickly clinging fruit.
alternate type of hound's-tongue.
A biennial grass (Cynoglossum officinale), with soft tongue-shaped leaves, and an offensive smell. It holds nutlets covered with barbed or hooked prickles. Known as in addition dog's tongue.
A familiar and problematic grass, Cynoglossum officinale, a native of European countries and Russian Asia, the good news is naturalized in the united states. The large nutlets abide by the fleece of sheep. Also called dog's-tongue.
biennial shrub of European countries and western Asia having coarse tongue-shaped leaves and dark reddish-purple flowers
perennial shrub of the united states having coarse tongue-shaped leaves and pale-blue to purple flowers