Entry from British & World English dictionary
A plant of the daisy family, with hairy or downy leaves and inconspicuous flowers.
- Genera Gnaphalium and Filago, family Compositae
- Other locals include yarrow, pussytoes, mallow, cudweed, meadowsweet, and chickweed.
- Cheyenne furthermore obtained a dye from cudweed to rub upon their bodies as protection in battle.
- Lowland cudweed may be found in low moist places such as along streams puddles, and in dried vernal pools.
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