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garden cockscomb
Cockscomb Cocks"comb` (k[o^]ks"k[=o]m`), n. [1st cock, n. + comb crest.] 1. See Coxcomb. 2. (Bot.) A plant (Celosia cristata), of many varieties, cultivated for its broad, fantastic spikes of brilliant flowers; -- sometimes called garden cockscomb. Also the Pedicularis, or lousewort, the Rhinanthus Crista-galli, and the Onobrychis Crista-galli.

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- Celosia argentea, commonly known as the plumed ****scomb or silver ****'s comb, is a herbaceous plant of tropical origin, and is known for its very bright...
- Celosia /siːˈloʊʃiə/ is a small genus of edible and ornamental plants in the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae. The generic name is derived from the Ancient...
- Celosia argentea var. cristata, known as ****scomb, is the cristate or crested variety of the species Celosia argentea. It was likely originally native...
- This is a partial list of garden plants, plants that can be cultivated in the garden, listed alphabetically by genus. Contents:  Top 0–9 A B C D E F G...
- Lingering Garden (simplified Chinese: 留园; traditional Chinese: 留園; pinyin: Liú Yuán; Suzhou Wu: Leu yoe, Wu Chinese pronunciation: [løʏ ɦyø]) is a renowned...
- Fasciation (pronounced /ˌfæʃiˈeɪʃən/, from the Latin root meaning "band" or "stripe"), also known as cresting, is a relatively rare condition of abnormal...
- Oolong ( /ˈuːlʊŋ/; Chinese: 烏龍) is a traditional semi-oxidized Chinese tea (Camellia sinensis) produced through a process including withering the plant...
- Sedum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Cr****ulaceae, members of which are commonly known as stonecrops. The genus has been described...
- The Amaranthoideae are a subfamily of the Amaranthaceae. The stamens have anthers with two lobes (locules) and four pollen sacs. The main distribution...
- The Mid-Autumn Festival is a harvest festival celebrated notably by the Chinese and Vietnamese people. The festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th...
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