thoroughwort


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Synonyms for thoroughwort

perennial herb of southeastern United States having white-rayed flower heads

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strigosus) Pink fleabane (Erigeron Vaurie (1948) philadelphicus) Prick fleabane (Erigeron Wildermuth & Gates (1920) phildelphicus) Joe-pye weed (Eupatorium purpureum) Vaurie (1948) Thoroughwort or boneset (Eupatorium Vaurie (1948) perfoliatum) Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) Vaurie (1948) Two-flowered Cynthia Robertson (1928) (Krigia biflora) Trumpet weed (Lactuca canadensis) Wildermuth & Gates (1920) Cone flower (Rudbeckia laciniata) Vaurie (1948); Wildermuth & Gates (1920) Family Brassicaceae Crucifers (Brassica spp.
Inconspicuous by a scented crush of hidden thoroughwort --
For example, the zhu-deer is the sambar (Cervus unicolor), not the elaphure (Elaphurus davidianus, which is actually the mi); the miwu-plant is selinea (Selinum selinum), not lovage (Ligusticum levisticum); the hui-plant is sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum), not identifiable with the so-called "orchid" or Chinese thoroughwort (i.