bur reedbur reed
any of a genus (Sparganium) of the bur-reed family, having grasslike leaves and hard, dry, prickly fruits
Origin of bur reeddescriptive
designating a family (Sparganiaceae, order Typhales) of monocotyledonous marsh or water plants
Any of various aquatic or wetland plants of the genus Sparganium, having elongated leaves and ball-like clusters of tiny beaked fruits.