genus Tussilago

noun
genus of low creeping yellow-flowered perennial herbs of north temperate regions: coltsfoots; in some classifications includes species often placed in other genera especially Homogyne and Petasites
Syn: ↑Tussilago
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family
Member Meronyms: ↑coltsfoot, ↑Tussilago farfara

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  • Tussilago — Taxobox image width = 240px image caption = Tussilago farfara regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae tribus = Senecioneae genus = Tussilago genus authority = L. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tussilago farfara — Coltsfoot Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked) …   Wikipedia

  • Tussilago — noun genus of low creeping yellow flowered perennial herbs of north temperate regions: coltsfoots; in some classifications includes species often placed in other genera especially Homogyne and Petasites • Syn: ↑genus Tussilago • Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Homogyne — noun small genus of low perennial herbs of montane Europe; in some classifications included in genus Tussilago • Syn: ↑Homogyne • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tussilago farfara — noun perennial herb with large rounded leaves resembling a colt s foot and yellow flowers appearing before the leaves do; native to Europe but now nearly cosmopolitan; used medicinally especially formerly • Syn: ↑coltsfoot • Hypernyms: ↑herb,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tussilago alpina — noun rhizomatous herb with purple red flowers suitable for groundcover; sometimes placed in genus Tussilago • Syn: ↑alpine coltsfoot, ↑Homogyne alpina • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Homogyne, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tussilago — ID 86401 Symbol Key TUSSI Common Name coltsfoot Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, DE, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN, VA, VT, WA, WI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Tussilago farfara — ID 86402 Symbol Key TUFA Common Name coltsfoot Family Asteraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, DE, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, TN,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • asterid dicot genus — noun genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Hyponyms: ↑genus Achillea, ↑Acroclinium, ↑genus Acroclinium, ↑Ageratina, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • aster family — noun plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia • Syn: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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