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any plant of the genus Xeranthemum native to southern Europe having chaffy or silvery flower heads with purplish tubular flowers

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[III.sup.+3] [I.sup.+3-13] bounacanthus (End.) Xeranthemum annuum [I.sup.+2] [III.sup.+1-+2] Crucianella latifolia [II.sup+1-+2] [II.sup.+1] Crupina crupinastrum [I.sup.+2] [II.sup.+1-+2] Verbascum glomerulosum (End.) [II.sup.+1] [I.sup.+1] Sideritis arguta (End.) [I.sup.+2] [I.sup.+2] Hordeum bulbosum [I.sup.+2] Anthemis pseudocotula [I.sup.+2] [I.sup.+2] Digitalis cariensis (End.) [I.sup.+2] [I.sup.+2] Ziziphora capitata [I.sup.+2] [I.sup.+2] Crepis micrantha [I.sup.+1-+2] Hordeum murinum subsp.
Larkspur, too, dries well, as do cornflowers, Sweet William, globe amaranth, love-in-a-mist, xeranthemum, rose bay willow-herb, mint, echinops, chamomile, anaphlis, sunray, feather flower, rudbeckia and foxglove.
(E.O.18) Buyuk pitrak, Domuz pitragi Xeranthemum cylindraceum Sm.
The xerophytic character of this group is reflected by the high number of annuals among its diagnostic species (Xeranthemum inapertum, Androsace maxima, Alyssum simplex, Bombycilaena erecta, etc).