genus Echinacea

noun
small genus of North American coarse perennial herbs
Syn: ↑Echinacea
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑coneflower

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  • echinacea — [ek΄ə nā′shə] n. 1. any of a genus (Echinacea) of North American plants of the composite family, esp. a coneflower ( E. purpurea) with purple flowers 2. a medicinal herb made from the roots, leaves, etc. of certain of these plants * * *… …   Universalium

  • echinacea — [ek΄ə nā′shə] n. 1. any of a genus (Echinacea) of North American plants of the composite family, esp. a coneflower ( E. purpurea) with purple flowers 2. a medicinal herb made from the roots, leaves, etc. of certain of these plants …   English World dictionary

  • Echinacea — Taxobox name = Echinacea image width = 240px image caption = Echinacea purpurea Maxima regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea subdivision ranks …   Wikipedia

  • Echinacea purpurea — Taxobox image width = 250px name = Echinacea purpurea regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea species = E. purpurea binomial = Echinacea… …   Wikipedia

  • Echinacea paradoxa — Taxobox image caption = Bee feeding on a Yellow Coneflower image width = 220px name = Echinacea paradoxa regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea …   Wikipedia

  • Echinacea — Sonnenhüte Purpur Sonnenhut (Echinacea purpurea) Systematik Unterklasse: Asternähnliche (Asteridae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Echinacea pallida — Taxobox image caption = Echinacea pallida with butterfly name = Echinacea pallida regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea species = E. pallida… …   Wikipedia

  • Echinacea tennesseensis — Taxobox name = Echinacea tennesseensis status = EN image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea species = E.… …   Wikipedia

  • Echinacea simulata — Taxobox name = Echinacea simulata regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea species = E. simulata binomial = Echinacea simulata binomial authority …   Wikipedia

  • Echinacea laevigata — Taxobox name = Smooth purple coneflower regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Heliantheae genus = Echinacea species = E. laevigata binomial = Echinacea laevigata binomial… …   Wikipedia

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