Sentence Examples with the word teazel

In the American button-bush the heads are globular, in some species of teazel elliptical, while in scabious and in composite plants, as sunflower, dandelion, thistle, centaury and marigold, they are somewhat hemispherical, with a flattened, slightly hollowed, or convex disk.

The leaves of the involucre are spiny in thistles and in teazel (Dipsacus), and hooked in burdock.