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  1. Prenanthes, genus Prenanthesnoun

    genus of North American and Asiatic perennial herbs having pinnatisect leaves small heads of drooping yellowish to purple flowers; sometimes includes species often placed in genus Nabalus


  1. Prenanthes

    Prenanthes is a genus of plant in the family Asteraceae, often referred to as rattlesnake root.Molecular analysis in 2009 revealed that the genus as traditionally envisioned is polyphyletic, meaning that it is a conglomeration of species not closely related to one another. All but one species will be moved to other genera, leaving only Prenanthes purpurea. The species, sometimes called purple lettuce, is widespread across much of Europe and the Middle East.The genus formerly included; Aetheorhiza, Askellia, Brickellia, Chondrilla, Crepidiastrum, Crepis, Emilia, Erythroseris, Faberia, Hololeion, Hypochaeris, Ixeris, Kovalevskiella, Lactuca, Lapsanastrum, Launaea, Lygodesmia, Nabalus, Notoseris, Paraprenanthes, Parasenecio, Picrosia, Sonchella, Sonchus, Soroseris, Stephanomeria, Trixis, and Youngia


  1. prenanthes

    Prenanthes is a genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae, commonly known as rattlesnakeroot. They are often found in North America, Asia, and Europe. These perennial herbs are typically characterized by their lobed or toothed leaves and small flower heads.


  1. Prenanthes

    Prenanthes is a genus of plants in the family Asteraceae, often referred to as Rattlesnake root. It consists of about 25 to 30 species, native to North America, Asia, and Africa. Most species have flowers that nod and lobed leaves. The genus, as defined this way, may be polyphyletic. The flowers are white, yellow, or pink.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Prenanthes in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Prenanthes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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