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Noun1.Parthenium - small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers
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
guayule, Parthenium argentatum - much-branched subshrub with silvery leaves and small white flowers of Texas and northern Mexico; cultivated as a source of rubber
bastard feverfew, Parthenium hysterophorus - tropical American annual weed with small radiate heads of white flowers; adventive in southern United States
American feverfew, Parthenium integrifolium, prairie dock, wild quinine - stout perennial herb of the eastern United States with whitish flowers; leaves traditionally used by Catawba Indians to treat burns
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Asteraceae), Parthenium bipinnatifidum (Ortega) (Asteraceae), Zinnia peruviana L.
Agarwal and Dev (2013) tested the aqueous extract of six plants: cuscuta (Cuscutareflexa), kaner (Thevetia nerefolia), parthenium (Parthenium histrophorus), karanj (Pangamapinnata), Dhatura (Datura latifolia) and neem seed kernel extract (Azadirachta indica) at 2% and 5% concentration observed the effects of pupal dipping in 2% and 5% plant extracts in the laboratory and observed the adult emergence and % pupal mortality of B.
Host plant(s): Althea rosea (3, 6, 7, 11, 13, 14); Amaranthus viridis (6, 7); Chenopodum album (6, 7); Bidens biternata (11, 14); Conyza canadensis (3,11); Coriandrum sativum (11); Dendranthema indicum (3, 6, 7, 11, 14); Euphorbia prostrata (6); Parthenium hysterophorus (1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 11, 13, 15); Solanum nigrum (6, 7, 10) and Sonchus asper (3, 6, 7, 11).
tridentata, and Parthenium incanum showed the highest IVIs in the rosetophyllous scrub, only L.
rosa-sinensis, Helianthus annuus, Parthenium hysterophorus, Withania somnifera, Euphorbia prostrate, Portulaca oleracea, Solamum melongena, T.
Biosecurity Queensland scientists are working with CSIRO and others on innovative methods to control the likes of parkinsonia, lantana, vines, creepers and parthenium weed with carefully targeted releases of biocontrol agents, the Minister said.
24) Tanacetum parthenium is well known for the prophylactic treatment of migraine.
Estudios precedentes han sugerido que entre las plantas medicinales mas usadas en Ecuador se encuentran: Artemisia absinthium, Cnidoscolus aconitifolius, Parthenium hysterophorus Linn, Piper carpunya Ruiz & Pav y Taraxacum officinale (Aguirre-Mendoza, Linares-Palomino, & Peter Kvist, 2006; Ceron, 2006; Sanchez, Kvist, & Aguirre, 2006).
Parthenium hysterophorus is amongst ten of rapidly growing and noxious weeds of the world.
The efficacy and safety of Tanacetum parthenium (feverfew) in migraine prophylaxis-a double-blind, multicentre, randomized placebo-controlled dose-response study.