Jupiter's beard

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Related to Jupiter's beard: Centranthus ruber
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Noun1.Jupiter's beard - silvery hairy European shrub with evergreen foliage and pale yellow flowers
Anthyllis, genus Anthyllis - genus of Mediterranean herbs and shrubs
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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When gaura, Jupiter's beard, and yarrow stop blooming (or go dormant in colder climates), cut back to the ground to encourage fresh growth in spring.
Asters Bee Balm Black-eyed Susan Butterfly Bush Butterfly Weed Chrysanthemum Coneflower Daylily False Aster Garden Phlox Gayfeather Globe Flower Golden Rod Helen's Flower Honeysuckle Joe-Pye Weed Jupiter's Beard Lavender Meadowsweet Ornamental Onion Scabiosa Sweet William Tickseed Yarrow Allium schoenoprasum (chives) Anethum graveolens (dill) Borago officinalis (borage) Vibernum opulus (Korean lilac) Salix discolor (pussy willows)
Lemon verbena (for menstrual cramps and other complaints) perfumes the air, along with spearmint (calming when made into tea), feverfew (brings down fevers), Jupiter's beard and yarrow (both good for digestive complaints).