Tanacetum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Sch.Bip.

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : COMPOSITAE
  • Synonym(s) : Chrysanthemum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Vis.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Tanacetum cinerariifolium (Trevir.) Sch.Bip.
  • Common name : Dalmatian Pyrethrum
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Garden plant
  • Comments / notes : Introduced in gardens. Heads are source of Japanese pyrethrin which is used in insect repellents
  • Distribution :
    • Odisha : Mayurbhanj district
  • Native : Croatia
  • Conservation Status : Least Concern (LC)
  • Literature : H. O. Saxena and M. Brahmam, 1989 - The Flora of Similipahar (Similipal), Orissa; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Tanacetum cinerariifolium. Downloaded on 7 December 2021.

Herbarium Specimen(s)


All fields are required

Creative Commons License
Digital Flora of Peninsular India by Herbarium JCB is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ernet.in.