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Aaron's beard (plural Aaron's beards)
- (botany) A common name for several plants, which have tufts of stamens, such as St. John's wort, Jerusalem star, strawberry geranium, Kenilworth ivy, but in particular the rose of Sharon, Hypericum calycinum.[First attested in the late 19th century.]
- Used other than as an idiom: see Aaron, 's, beard.
- 2003 , Brown, Lesley editor, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, edition 5th, Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7, page 2:
- 1976 , Gove, Philip Babcock editor, Webster's Third International Dictionary of the English Language Unabridged, Springfield, MA: G. & C. Merriam Co., ISBN 0-87779-101-5, page 3: