Chrysanthemum coccineum


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Related to Chrysanthemum coccineum: Tanacetum cinerariifolium, Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium
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Noun1.Chrysanthemum coccineum - spring-flowering garden perennial of Asiatic origin having finely divided aromatic leaves and white to pink-purple flowersChrysanthemum coccineum - 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
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Tanacetum, Tanacetum - a large genus of plants resembling chrysanthemums; comprises some plants often included in other genera especially genus Chrysanthemum
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These new compounds were trying to improve upon the efficacy of the natural pyrethrium product which is made from the dried flower heads of Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium and Chrysanthemum coccineum. The natural product has a quick knock down but a short half life, so it needs to be applied often.
A closely related species, Chrysanthemum coccineum (also called pyrethrum), is the Painted Daisy which has cheerful red and pink daisy flowers in early summer.
Pyrethrum (Chrysanthemum coccineum), pink, red, white; spring and summer.