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American feverfew

Definition of the noun american feverfew

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noun

  1. stout perennial herb of the eastern United States with whitish flowers; leaves traditionally used by Catawba Indians to treat burns

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Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

The American feverfew, Parthcnium ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

—Wild uinine, Parthenium integrifolium, a bitter weed of the southern United States, sometimes called American feverfew. See Parthenium. quinine-bush (kwin'ên-bush or kwi'nin-bush ), n.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

Wild uinine, Parthenium integrifolium, a bitter weed of e southern United States, sometimes called American feverfew. See Parthenium. quinine-bush (kwin'ên- bush or kwinin-bush), n. The bear-brush, Garrya Fremontii: so called because its ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1909)

Parthenium integrifolium, a bitter weed of e southern United States, sometimes called American feverfew. See Parthenium. quinine-bush (kwin'ên-bush or kwi' nin-bush), n. The bear-brush, Garrya Fremontii: so called because its leaves ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

by Donald Wyman

integrifolium 4' Zone 5 American Feverfew A member of the Composite Family, growing in open fields and plains from N.Y. to Ga. and Tex. The alternate leaves are elliptic or ovate and toothed, and may be up ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

The American feverfew or prairie-dock, Parthenium integrifolium, a stout composite plant with numerous small white-flowered heads in dense terminal corymbs: found from Maryland to Minnesota and south to Georgia and Texas.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia, with a New Atlas of the World: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1913)

The American feverfew or prairie-dock, Parthenium integnfolium, a stout composite plant with numerous small white-flowered heads in dense terminal corymbs: found from Maryland ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

The American feverfew or prairie-dock, Parthenium integrifolium, a stout composite plant with numerous small white-flowered heads in dense terminal corymbs: found from Maryland to Minnesota and south to Georgia and Texas. cutting-back ...

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Small photo of Parthenium integrifolium is a species of flowering plant in the aster family known by the common names wild quinine, American feverfew, and Eastern feverfew. More...

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