1. [ noun ] (botany) European weed naturalized in southwestern United States and Mexico having reddish decumbent stems with small fernlike leaves and small deep reddish-lavender flowers followed by slender fruits that stick straight up; often grown for forage
Synonyms: alfilaria alfileria filaree filaria clocks pin_grass pin_clover redstem_storksbill
Related terms: storksbill
Similar spelling:   Erodium_moschatum