genus Chrysanthemum


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Related to genus Chrysanthemum: chrysanthemum indicum, Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium
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Noun1.genus Chrysanthemum - in some classifications many plants usually assigned to the genus Chrysanthemum have been divided among other genera: e.g. Argyranthemum; Dendranthema; Leucanthemum; Tanacetum
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
Chrysanthemum segetum, corn marigold, field marigold - European herb with bright yellow flowers; a common weed in grain fields
Chrysanthemum coronarium, crown daisy - shrubby annual of the Mediterranean region with yellowish-white flowers
chop-suey greens, Chrysanthemum coronarium spatiosum, shun giku, tong ho - grown for its succulent edible leaves used in Asian cooking
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Chrysanthemums are commonly known as Gul- e-Daudi or Autumn Queen, a genus (Chrysanthemum) of about 30 species which behaves both as an annual as well as a perennialflowering plants in the family Asteraceae, native to Asia and northeastern Europe.The genus Chrysanthemum comprising of about 100 species is widely distributed in the Northern Hemisphere and all are insect pollinated (Wodehouse, 1930).
The genus Chrysanthemum belongs to the Asteraceae family.