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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A large genus of plants resembling chrysanthemums.

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  • Feverfew, Tanacetum parthenium, is a member of the chrysanthemum family.
  • Tansy Tanacetum vulgare is another herb with antiparasite and antifungal properties.
  • There are no endemic genera; endemics are at the subgenus and species level only (for example, the subgenera Santolina and Kittariana of the genus Tanacetum).
  • Above this and up to the permanent snow line at about 5,750 m, plant life is restricted to lichens, mosses, dwarf grasses and sedges and alpines, such as Arenaria... for more
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