genus Parthenium

noun
small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers
Syn: ↑Parthenium
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms:

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  • Parthenium — noun small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers • Syn: ↑genus Parthenium • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parthenium argentatum — noun much branched subshrub with silvery leaves and small white flowers of Texas and northern Mexico; cultivated as a source of rubber • Syn: ↑guayule • Hypernyms: ↑subshrub, ↑suffrutex • Member Holonyms: ↑Parthenium, ↑genus Parthenium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parthenium hysterophorus — noun tropical American annual weed with small radiate heads of white flowers; adventive in southern United States • Syn: ↑bastard feverfew • Hypernyms: ↑weed • Member Holonyms: ↑Parthenium, ↑genus Parthenium …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parthenium integrifolium — noun stout perennial herb of the eastern United States with whitish flowers; leaves traditionally used by Catawba Indians to treat burns • Syn: ↑American feverfew, ↑wild quinine, ↑prairie dock • Hypernyms: ↑subshrub, ↑suffrutex • Member …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parthenium — ID 59729 Symbol Key PARTH2 Common Name feverfew Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Parthenium alpinum — ID 59730 Symbol Key PAAL6 Common Name alpine feverfew Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CO, NM, WY Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Parthenium argentatum — ID 59732 Symbol Key PAAR5 Common Name guayule Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution TX Growth Habit Shrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Parthenium auriculatum — ID 59733 Symbol Key PAAU7 Common Name wild quinine Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, GA, MD, NC, TN, VA, WV Growth Habit Forb/herb …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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