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Definitions and Synonyms of genus tanacetum | Another word for genus tanacetum | What is genus tanacetum?

Definition 1: a large genus of plants resembling chrysanthemums; comprises some plants often included in other genera especially genus Chrysanthemum - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for genus tanacetum in the sense of this definition

(genus tanacetum is a kind of ...) genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) shrubby perennial of the Canary Islands having white flowers and leaves and hairy stems covered with dustlike down; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) bushy aromatic European perennial herb having clusters of buttonlike white-rayed flower heads; valued traditionally for medicinal uses; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) lightly hairy rhizomatous perennial having aromatic feathery leaves and stems bearing open clusters of small buttonlike yellow flowers; sand dunes of Pacific coast of North America

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) white-flowered pyrethrum of Balkan area whose pinnate leaves are white and silky-hairy below; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) spring-flowering garden perennial of Asiatic origin having finely divided aromatic leaves and white to pink-purple flowers; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) densely hairy plant with rayless flowers; San Francisco Bay area

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) tansy-scented Eurasian perennial herb with buttonlike yellow flowers; used as potherb or salad green and sometimes for potpourri or tea or flavoring; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum

(genus tanacetum is a member of ...) common perennial aromatic herb native to Eurasia having buttonlike yellow flower heads and bitter-tasting pinnate leaves sometimes used medicinally

(... is a member of genus tanacetum) plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia

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