groundsel tree

  1. a composite shrub, Baccharis halimifolia, having dull, gray-green leaves and fruit with tufts of long, white hair, growing in salt marshes of eastern North America.

Origin of groundsel tree

First recorded in 1735–45

Words Nearby groundsel tree Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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