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Synonyms for Asteraceae

plants with heads composed of many florets: aster

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Echinacea, a member of the daisy family, was first used by Native Americans as a treatment for wounds, burns, and snakebites.
THESE colourful stalwarts of the daisy family make a welcome addition to the autumn bed and require almost no maintenance, provided they're placed in a sunny patch in the garden and well-manured soil.
Here's a quick run-down of the best before you take a trip to the garden centre and get tuned in to the fabulous daisy family.
If you are allergic to plants in the daisy family, St.
There are several members of the Daisy family looking particularly good in September.
ECHINACEA - A member of the daisy family and native to North American woodlands and prairies, echinacea is the most popular herbal supplement on the market, and with good reason: Its anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties serve as effective gauntlets for flu and cold viruses.
THE DAISY FAMILY of flowers is made up of dozens of species that vary widely in plant form and flower color.
Daisies THE daisy family brings much joy at this time of year - golden yellow rudbeckias, coreopsis, purple echinaceas, bright sunflowers and the seemingly endless supply of pale mauve flowers from Aster x frikartii 'Monch'.
26&27 GARDENS & diY Carol Klein half-crazy for the love of the daisy family.
It is one of a group of closely-related plants belonging to the daisy family, related to and looking similar to dandelions, and experts believe it has evolved in the Brecon Beacons since the last ice age.
It came about when two species in the daisy family, introduced from Europe, mated to produce a hybrid offspring.
If you planted petunias along your sunny front walkway last summer, you would be wise to plant something else in that location, such as marigolds, cosmos or zinnias -- all members of the daisy family -- this summer.
With more than 25,000 species in over 1,500 genera, the daisy family is the largest of all plant families.
Echinaceas are from the daisy family and are close relatives of rudbeckias.