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Flowers #37 - Die Pestwurz

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Hidden : 6/25/2017
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Bei Spaziergängen in der Natur gibt es so viel zu entdecken. Doch kennst du alle Blumen am Wegrand? Auf diesem Trail kannst du die Pflanzen etwas genauer kennen lernen. Schau dich gut um! Vielleicht entdeckst du ja ein besonderes Exemplar? Dieser Trail führt dich durch die Thurebene im Westen von Frauenfeld.
There is so much to discover in nature. But do you know all the flowers you see? On this trail, you can get to know the plants more closely. Look around well! Perhaps you discover a special one? This trail leads you through the lowlands of the Thur in the west of Frauenfeld.
Die Pestwurz -
 The Bog Rhubarb
Die Pestwurzen (Petasites) bilden eine Pflanzengattung innerhalb der Familie der Korbblütler (Asteraceae). Die 15 bis 18 Arten sind auf der Nordhalbkugel verbreitet. Einige Arten werden als Heilpflanzen verwendet. Bei den Pestwurz-Arten handelt es sich um meist sommergrüne, ausdauernde, krautige Pflanzen, die je nach Art Wuchshöhen von meist 10 bis 25, selten bis zu 120 Zentimetern erreichen. Sie bilden Rhizome als Überdauerungsorgane.
Petasites is a genus of flowering plants in the sunflower family, Asteraceae, that are commonly referred to as butterburs and coltsfoots. They are perennial plants with thick, creeping underground rhizomes and large rhubarb-like leaves during the growing season. It is also called bog rhubarb, Devil's hat and pestilence wort.

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