Synonyms for resurrection-plant


1. resurrection plant, rose of Jericho, Selaginella lepidophylla, spikemoss, spike moss, little club moss
usage: densely tufted fern ally of southwestern United States to Peru; curls up in a tight ball when dry and expands and grows under moist conditions
2. rose of Jericho, resurrection plant, Anastatica hierochuntica, crucifer, cruciferous plant
usage: small grey Asiatic desert plant bearing minute white flowers that rolls up when dry and expands when moist
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