Xanthium


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Noun1.Xanthium - coarse herbs having small heads of greenish flowers followed by burrs with hooked bristles
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
cocklebur, cockle-bur, cockleburr, cockle-burr - any coarse weed of the genus Xanthium having spiny burrs
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In present study, a strain of tomato leaf curl betasatellite and Xanthium strumarium alphasatellite have been found associated with Cotton leaf curl Kokhran virus in Gossypium hirsutum.
subglabrata, Pilea pumila, Rumex obtusifolius, Samolus parviflorus, Scrophularia marilandica, Verbena urticifolia, and Xanthium strumarium.
Amalia Geldenhuys from Vredenal has won second prize in the energy category with her project Biodiesel from grape seeds, Xanthium Strumarium, Datura Stramonium and Ricinus Communi.
Xanthium strumarium contains toxic alkaloids contains sesquiterpene lactones, viz.
In-vitro antioxidant and antibacterial activities of Xanthium strumarium L.
Anti-allergic rhinitis effect of caffeoyl xanthiazonoside isolated from fruits of Xanthium strumarium L.
Allergy Rescue combines eyebright and xanthium with other nutrients, antioxidants and enzymes.
Otros generos predominantemente anemofilos son Artemisia y Xanthium (Faegri & van der Pihl, 1979).
Several workgroups also observed that application of gibberelic acid (GA3) could improve shoot growth of Xanthium pennsylvanium [18] Quercus robur [19] and Prunus avium [20].
Biomass allocation and light partitioning among dominant and subordinate individuals in Xanthium canadense stands.
Parthenium hysterophorus Xanthium strumarium Chrysanthemum coronarium Helianthus annus (sunflower) and Dahlia pimrata are considered to be the major cause of ABCD in United States5 and India.