tassel_flower
1. [ noun ] (botany) tropical African annual having scarlet tassel-shaped flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Cacalia
Synonyms: Emilia_javanica Emilia_flammea Cacalia_javanica Cacalia_lutea Emilia_coccinea
Related terms: herb Emilia
2. [ noun ] (botany) tropical Asiatic annual cultivated for its small tassel-shaped heads of scarlet flowers
Synonyms: Emilia_sagitta
Related terms: herb Emilia
3. [ noun ] (botany) young leaves widely used as leaf vegetables; seeds used as cereal
Synonyms: velvet_flower Amaranthus_caudatus love-lies-bleeding
Related terms: amaranth