heron's bill

Definitions of heron's bill
  1. noun
    any of various plants of the genus Erodium
    synonyms: storksbill
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    Erodium cicutarium, alfilaria, alfileria, clocks, filaree, filaria, pin clover, pin grass, redstem storksbill
    European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage
    Erodium moschatum, musk clover, muskus grass, white-stemmed filaree
    low annual European herb naturalized in America; similar to alfilaria
    Erodium texanum, Texas storksbill
    of prairies and desert areas of southwestern United States and Mexico
    type of:
    any of numerous plants of the family Geraniaceae
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