a low shrub, Fallugia paradoxa, of the rose family, of southwestern North America, having white flowers and fruit heads of feathery tufts.
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This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?
Origin of Apache plume
An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
Words nearby Apache plume
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