(L.) Sch.Bip. American feverfew, Fever Few, feverfew Parthenium;
: latin transcription of the ancient Greek plantname parthenion which is derived from parthenos, virgin, young woman; i.e. a plant for young women: The classical plant was used as menstruation improving remedy and abortifiacent; hence the name. Backer geeft meer informatie uit Dodoens.