velvet plant


noun

a composite plant, Gynura aurantiaca, native to the Old World tropics, having leaves and stems covered with dense, velvety, purple hairs and often cultivated as a houseplant.Compare purple passion.
the common mullein, Verbascum thapsus.

Nearby words

  1. velvet,
  2. velvet ant,
  3. velvet bean,
  4. velvet carpet,
  5. velvet glove,
  6. velvet revolution,
  7. velvet scoter,
  8. velvet shank,
  9. velvet stem,
  10. velvet stout

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