Definition of Helenium autumnale
1. Noun. North American perennial with bright yellow late summer flowers.
Generic synonyms: Sneezeweed
Lexicographical Neighbors of Helenium Autumnale
Literary usage of Helenium autumnale
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"Type species : helenium autumnale L. About 24 species, natives of North and Central America. ... helenium autumnale L. False or Swamp Sunflower. Fig. 4542. ..."
2. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed: In which the Most by John Sims (1830)
"helenium autumnale. AUTUMNAL ELECAMPANE. Class and Order. ... HELENIUM autumnale. Linn. Sp. PI. p. 1120. Mich. Fl. Am. v. 2. p. 133. Pursh, Fl. Am. v. 2. p. ..."
3. Proceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting by American Pharmaceutical Association, National Pharmaceutical Convention (1908)
"OA Farwell states that specimens of helenium autumnale, I,., commonly known as " sneezeweed" or " sneezewort," aud other species of Helenium, are frequently ..."