Centaurea scabiosa


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Noun1.Centaurea scabiosa - tall European perennial having purple flower headsCentaurea scabiosa - tall European perennial having purple flower heads
knapweed - any of various plants of the genus Centaurea having purple thistlelike flowers
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(iv) The Ldkosdr meadow site extends to a shallow karstic depression with mosaics of short (Festuca rupicola, Brachypodium pinnatum) and tall grass (Calamagrostis arundinacea) vegetation, rich in lower (Trifolium spp., Thymus spp., Hippocrepis comosa, Coronilla varia, Gentiana cruciata, Helianthemum ovatum) and tall (Cirsium pannonicum, Centaurea scabiosa, Seseli libanotis, Peucedanum cervaria) forbs.
Cox et al., "Biological activity of lignans from the seeds of Centaurea scabiosa," Pharmaceutical Biology, vol.
pontica 60, Poa sterilis 30 Festuca valesiaca 10, Bromopsis taurica 3, Filipendula vulgaris 3, Salvia nutans 3, Thymus roegneri 1, Adonis vernalis 1, Prunus tenella 1, Asperula tenella 1, Bellevalia speciosa 1, Centaurea scabiosa subsp.