Dalmatia pyrethrum

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Dalmatia pyrethrum white-flowered pyrethrum of Balkan area whose pinnate leaves are white and silky-hairy below; source of an insecticide; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
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Usage

In literature:

At the present time the pyrethrum flowers are considered by far the most valuable product of the soil of Dalmatia.
"Scientific American Supplement No. 299" by Various
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