1. [ noun ] (botany) ground pine thickly covered with bristly leaves; widely distributed in barren sandy or peaty moist coastal regions of eastern and southeastern United States
Synonyms: Lycopodium_alopecuroides
Related terms: ground_pine
2. [ noun ] (botany) grasses of the genera Alopecurus and Setaria having dense silky or bristly brushlike flowering spikes
Synonyms: foxtail
Related terms: meadowgrass giant_foxtail bristlegrass yellow_bristlegrass green_bristlegrass foxtail_millet meadow_foxtail
Similar spelling:   foxtail_orchid