mule-ears

or mule's-ears

[ myool-eerz ]

noun,plural mule-ears.(used with a singular or plural verb)
  1. any of several composite plants of the genus Wyethia, of the western U.S., having large leaves and broad flower heads with yellow rays.

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How to use mule-ears in a sentence

  • He got rid of a little mare that had shoulders like this, but she was a roan with kind of mule ears and one froze off.'

    Somewhere in Red Gap | Harry Leon Wilson
  • No flopping mule ears; no toothache in both knees; no yawning void reaching up for one.

    I Married a Ranger | Dama Margaret Smith