snow-on-the-mountain[snō′än t̸hə mo̵unt′'n]
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☆ a spurge (Euphorbia marginata) of the W U.S., with small flowers and the margins of the upper leaves white
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A widely cultivated plant (Euphorbia marginata) of the central United States, having white-margined leaves and showy white bracts. Also called ghostweed.