musk thistle definition

  • noun:
    • a species of thistle (Carduus nutans), having good big blossoms, and leaves smelling strongly of musk.
    • Eurasian perennial naturalized in east North America having extremely spiny white cottony vegetation and nodding musky crimson rose minds; important way to obtain nectar

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