A tall plant of the borage family, which bears long silky hairs, small purplish flowers, and tongue-shaped leaves, and has a mousy smell.
- Cynoglossum officinale, family Boraginaceae
More example sentences
- The large nutrient reserves in seeds of hound's tongue allow rapid seedling root growth.
- In case you are not familiar with hound's tongue, please get familiar with it and watch for large populations.
- Like blue hound's tongue, this plant has burrs that attach to cattle, causing irritation.
Definition of hound's tongue in:
- The US English dictionary