prickly lettuce

prickly lettuce
noun
European annual wild lettuce having prickly stems; a troublesome weed in parts of United States
Hypernyms: ↑compass plant, ↑compass flower

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noun
: a European annual wild lettuce (Lactuca scariola) having prickly stems and yellow flower heads and being a troublesome weed in parts of the United States

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