Serratula

noun
Ser·​rat·​u·​la | \ seˈrachələ \

Definition of Serratula

: a genus of Old World perennial herbs (family Compositae) with spirally arranged leaves that are not spiny and solitary or corymbose heads of tubular flowers — compare sandwort

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History and Etymology for Serratula

New Latin, from Latin, betony, from serratus serrate + -ula

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“Serratula.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Serratula. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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