Tanacetum cinerariifolium

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Related to Tanacetum cinerariifolium: Tanacetum coccineum, Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium
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Noun1.Tanacetum cinerariifolium - white-flowered pyrethrum of Balkan area whose pinnate leaves are white and silky-hairy below; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
genus Tanacetum, Tanacetum - a large genus of plants resembling chrysanthemums; comprises some plants often included in other genera especially genus Chrysanthemum
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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In particular, the Dalmatian chrysanthemum, or Tanacetum cinerariifolium, is an important source of the natural botanical insecticide, pyrethrum.
A porcentagem de germinacao foi aumentada significativamente apos o condicionamento em agua em sementes de Tanacetum cinerariifolium (LI et al.
Insects, including beneficials, typically become paralyzed as soon as they come into contact with pyrethrum, which is made from the dried flowers of the daisy Tanacetum cinerariifolium.