creeping zinnia

noun
low-branching leafy annual with flower heads resembling zinnias; found in southwestern United States and Mexico to Guatemala
Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant
Member Holonyms: ↑Sanvitalia, ↑genus Sanvitalia

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noun
: a low branching leafy annual (Sanvitalia procumbens) with heads of flowers resembling zinnias

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