Definition of Cineraria maritima
1. Noun. Stiff much-branched perennial of the Mediterranean region having very white woolly stems and leaves.
Group relationships: Genus Senecio, Senecio
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Literary usage of Cineraria maritima
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1. A Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica by John Henry Clarke (1900)
"cineraria maritima. Senecio cineraria. Dusty Miller. NO Compositae. Tincture or succus of the fresh plant, growing wild, gathered just before the ..."
2. Handy Book of the Flower-garden, Being Practical Directions for the by David Thomson (1876)
"It does with the same treatment as C. maritima, and is a very effective panel and vase plant. cineraria maritima—Silvery-grey Foliage, i to \y2 foot. ..."