Tagetes patula

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Noun1.Tagetes patula - strong-scented bushy annual with orange or yellow flower heads marked with redTagetes patula - strong-scented bushy annual with orange or yellow flower heads marked with red; Mexico and Guatemala
marigold - any of various tropical American plants of the genus Tagetes widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers
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Among the plants with bioactive substances, there is Tagetes patula L., popularly known as "cravo-frances," "cravo-de-defunto," or "botoes-de-solteirao" [11].
Boueri & Lunardi (2006) observaram que a media diaria de velocidade do vento a 2,0 m de altura em ambiente protegido com cravo-de-defunto foi de 0,41 m [s.sup.-1], e as medias de 1,67 m [s.sup.-1] foram encontradas no campo, confirmando o efeito protetor.