genus Tagetes


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Noun1.genus Tagetes - marigolds
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
marigold - any of various tropical American plants of the genus Tagetes widely cultivated for their showy yellow or orange flowers
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The genus Tagetes (Asteraceae) is native to Americas but some of its members (in particular T.
Marigolds are represented by the genus Tagetes and Calendula which all belongs to the Asteraceae family.