a small duck, Anas discors, inhabiting ponds and rivers of North America, having a dull-brown mottled body and grayish-blue patches on the wings. Historical Examples Poachers and Poaching John Watson Ducks at a Distance Robert W. Hines The Journals of Lewis and Clark Meriwether Lewis and William Clark The Journals of Lewis and Clark Meriwether […]
a composite plant, Aster cordifolius, of North America, having heart-shaped leaves and pale-blue flowers.
a shrub or small tree, Condalia obovata, of the buckthorn family, of western Texas and northern Mexico, often forming dense chaparral. Historical Examples American Forest Trees Henry H. Gibson