Sentence Examples

  • Pyrethrum cinerariaefolium is exported for the manufacture of insect-powder, and sunflowers are cultivated for the oil contained in their seeds.
  • "Alexander's foot," botanical name Anacyclus Pyrethrum, is the pellitory of Spain.
  • The pyrethrum or "feverfew" (nat.
  • The pyrethrum grows best in soil of a loamy texture; this should be well manured and deeply trenched up before planting, and should be mulched in the spring by a surface dressing of half-decayed manure.
  • Pyrethrum Parthenium aureum: half-hardy, I ft.; grown for its golden foliage, and much used for bedding.