genus Inula

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Noun1.genus Inula - genus of Old World herbs or subshrubs: elecampane
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
inula - any plant of the genus Inula
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Inula Britannica, also known as the British yellow head or meadow fleabane, is a Eurasian species of plant in the genus Inula within the daisy family.
(1.) Seca AML, Grigore A, Pinto DCGA, Silva AMS, The genus Inula and their metabolites: From ethnopharmacological to medicinal uses, J Ethnopharmacol 154(2), 286-310, 2014.