bottlebrush grass


noun

a North American grass, Hystrix patula, having loose flower spikes with long awns.

Nearby words

  1. bottle-nosed dolphin,
  2. bottle-nosed whale,
  3. bottle-o,
  4. bottle-washer,
  5. bottlebrush,
  6. bottled,
  7. bottled gas,
  8. bottled in bond,
  9. bottled water,
  10. bottleful

Origin of bottlebrush grass

First recorded in 1835–45

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