HyperDic: parthenium_integrifolium

English > 1 sense of the expression Parthenium integrifolium:
NOUNplantParthenium integrifolium, American feverfew, wild quinine, prairie dockstout perennial herb of the eastern United States with whitish flowers
English > Parthenium integrifolium: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningstout perennial herb of the eastern United States with whitish flowers; leaves traditionally used by Catawba Indians to treat burns.
SynonymsAmerican feverfew, wild quinine, prairie dock
Member ofParthenium, genus Partheniumsmall genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles of small ray flowers
Broadersubshrub, suffrutexlow-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base

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