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Synonyms for gumweed

any of various western American plants of the genus Grindelia having resinous leaves and stems formerly used medicinally

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Studies on achene germination, transplantability, salinity tolerance, and cultivation of gumweed (Grindelia camporum) in hot and semi-arid conditions.
This project demonstrated that conservation easements were fully compatible with traditional cattle ranching and the protection of rare species; in this case, a plant called Howell's gumweed.
Compositae Basin Erigeron Nectar Rayless aphanactis Daisy (Gray) Compositae Curly-cup Grindelia Nectar Gumweed squarrosa (native (Pursch) and introduced) Compositae Broom Gutierrezia Nectar Snakeweed sarothrae (Pursch) Compositae Goldenweed Haplopappus Nectar acaulis (Nutt.
Blackberry (Rubus villosus) Treat sore throat * Black Cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) Treat premenstrual discomfort Calendula (Calendula officinalis) Heal wounds Cayenne (Capsicum annuum) Prevent peptic ulcers Chamomile, German Encourage digestion (Matricaria recutita) Cleavers (Galium aparine) Reduce inflammation Comfrey (Symphytum officinale) Treat bruises, sprains Crampbark (Viburnum opulus) Relax muscles Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) Diuretic * Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea) Stimulate immune system Elder (Sambucus nigra) Treat cold symptoms Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) Encourage digestion Ginger (Zingiber officinale) Treat motion sickness * Goldenseal (Hydrastis canadensis) Reduce inflammation Gumweed (Grindelia spp.
Four native species (Great Valley phacelia, Phacelia ciliata; Great Valley gumweed.