Tanacetum cinerariifolium Sch.Bip.
  • Tanaceteen : 58 (1844)
  • Tanaisie à feuilles de cinéraire

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2023): Tanacetum cinerariifolium Sch.Bip. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000025699. Accessed on: 27 Jan 2023'

General Information

Herbs, perennial; stems 17-60 cm tall, solitary or fascicled, unbranched or branched from base, pubescent with appressed T-shaped or furcate hairs. Basal leaves: petiole 10-20 cm; leaf blade ovate or elliptic, 1.5-4 × 1-2 cm, both surfaces silvery grayish, appressed pubescent with T-shaped and furcate hairs, 2-pinnatisect; primary segments 3-5-paired; ultimate segments linear or oblong-ovate, margin entire or few dentate. Lower and middle leaves similar, large, shortly petiolate. Capitula apically solitary or 3-10 in apical lax corymb. Involucre cup-shaped, 1.2-1.5 cm in diam.; phyllaries in 4 rows, abaxially pubescent especially in outer ones, outer ones lanceolate, ca. 4 mm, middle and inner ones lanceolate to broadly linear, 5-6 mm, margin narrowly white scarious. Ray florets white; lamina 1.2-1.5 cm, apex truncate or emarginate. Achenes 2.5-3.5 mm. Corona 0.8-1.5 mm, margin shallowly lobed. Fl. and fr. May-Aug. 2n = 18*, 24, 27, 29, 31, 34, 36.

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    Perennial, with ± unbranched, up to 45 cm tall, erect, sparsely leafy, densely appressed silvery grayish pubescent stems from woody, suberect rhizome. Leaves on up to 15 cm long petioles, densely appressed silvery-gray hairy on both sides or glabrescent above, punctate glandular, laminas ovate or oblong, usually shorter than petioles, basal deeply 3-pinnatisect into linear-oblong, 0.75 – 2 mm broad, ± acute ultimate segments, upper leaves smaller, ± sessile, weakly dissected. Capitula radiate, usually solitary, terminal. Involucre campanulate, variable in diameter, phyllaries grayish pubescent, coriaceous to herbaceous, outer lanceolate, 3.5 – 5 mm long, ± acute, without scarious margins, inner phyllaries whitish, membranous on margins and dilated obtuse apices. Ray-florets 12-15, with 7 – 15 x 3 – 5 mm, ± crenately 3-lobed ligules. Disc-florets with 3 – 5 mm long, 5-lobed, yellow corolla tube. Cypselas oblong, 2.75 – 3.5 mm long, 5-ribbed, finely glandulose. Pappus coroniform, 0.5 – 1 mm long, finely toothed.

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    30–60 cm hoch, meist einköpfig, aromatisch. Stängel und Blattunterseite filzig. Blätter am Grund gehäuft, 2–3fach fiederschnittig, mit lineal-lanzettlichen Abschnitten, drüsig punktiert, die unteren gestielt. Kopfdurchmesser 2–3,5 cm. Zungenblüt

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    5–6. Als Insektizid angebaut, selten verwildert oder eingebürgert, kollin-montan. VS, VD.

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    Other Local Names

    Tanaisie à feuilles de cinéraireFrenchCH
    Piretro della DalmaziaItalianCH
    Dalmatiner InsektenblumeGermanCH

     Information From

    Asteraceae. The daisy family. World Flora Online Data. 2022.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of Pakistan
    Flora of Pakistan. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2020.
    • B Missouri Botanical Garden
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz, Konrad Lauber, Gerhart Wagner, Andreas Gygax. Haupt Verlag 2018.
    • C All Rights Reserved
    Flora of China @ efloras.org
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • D Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online Consortium
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • E CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).