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Xanthium strumarium

Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany

B and T World Seeds' Botanical Glossary

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 40151

Type of plant - annual
Flower or inflorescence: in prickly involucre
Fruit: covered with hooked prickles, bur
Foliage: cordate-triangular, toothed, RED stems
Height, in meters: 1
Height, in feet: 3.30
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Parts of Xanthium strumarium are considered toxic.

Synonyms (alternative names) for Xanthium strumarium:
Xanthium indicum, Xanthium occidentale, Xanthium pungens, Xanthium vulgare, 

Common names for Xanthium strumarium:

(folk:ext.to treat boils,abscesses),  (tox:atractyloside glycoside,xanthinine lactones),  (tox:WHO II),  Bardana menor,  Burweed,  Cang er zi,  Cocklebur,  Cocklebur,  Glouteron,  Noogoora Burr,  Rough Cocklebur,  Shawk el-'elk (Arabic),  Spitzklette, 


Xanthium strumarium is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.

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46:   Mediterranean Natives and Introduced Plant Seeds
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87:   Natives of Central U.S.A.
90:   Cereals, Legumes, and other Food and Oilseed Plants
131:   Toxic Plants
Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae
719:   North American Native Ethnobotanicals
Including medicinal, dye, fiber, food, construction, ritual
946:   Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes
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