Sentence Examples


  • "Alexander's foot," botanical name Anacyclus Pyrethrum, is the pellitory of Spain.
  • P. parthenium, pellitory or "feverfew," was formerly used in medicine.
  • The filament is generally continuous from one end to the other, but in some cases it is bent or jointed, becoming geniculate; at other times, as in the pellitory, it is spiral.
  • - Male flower of Pellitory (Parietaria officinalis), having four stamens with incurved elastic filaments, and an abortive pistil in the centre.