I did not answer, but my face flushed as red as a cockscomb.
Cockscomb, crimson and scarlet; two to three feet; August and September.
There was the twist round the head, the cockscomb, the hanging piece of liripipe.
From the shape of the flames this form of burner received the name "cockscomb."
There is a row of narrow green pointed leaves, standing up like a cockscomb behind ...