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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The only extensively employed species from the genus Inula are Inula conyza (Griess.