Parthenium argentatum


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Noun1.Parthenium argentatum - much-branched subshrub with silvery leaves and small white flowers of Texas and northern Mexico; cultivated as a source of rubber
genus Parthenium, Parthenium - small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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GA3 is reported for its profound activity to overcome dormancy in Parthenium argentatum (Dissanayake et al.
Effect of temperatura and salinity on germination of non-pelleted and pelleted guayule (Parthenium argentatum A.
However, Goldthorpe seems unaware of the problem of allergies to proteins in Hevea brasiliensis rubber, leading to a partial resurgence in the growing of guayule rubber (Parthenium argentatum) in temperate lands.
Guayule, otherwise known as Parthenium argentatum, is a desert shrub originating from northern Mexico and the southwestern United States.
f.) Cass.), "girasol" (Helianthus annus L.*) (el asterisco indica los taxones de importancia apicola en Argentina), "piretro" (Tanacetum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Sch.-Bip.), "guayule" (Parthenium argentatum A.