genus Calendula


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Noun1.genus Calendula - marigold
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
calendula - any of numerous chiefly annual herbs of the genus Calendula widely cultivated for their yellow or orange flowers; often used for medicinal and culinary purposes
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Palynological observations on the genus calendula (Calenduleae-Compositae) Pak.
The most commonly cultivated and used member of the genus Calendula is best known as what?
calendulae feed mainly on the genus Calendula (Compositae), but also on species of the genera Ormenis, Archillea and Anthemis (Bergmann 1954; Merzheevskaya 1989; Yela 1992).