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Cosmos bipinnatus
(garden cosmos)

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Cosmos bipinnatus (garden cosmos)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 28 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Cosmos bipinnatus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • garden cosmos
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Essential oils
  • Honey/honey flora
  • Ornamental
  • Traditional/folklore
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Cosmos bipinnatus

Preferred Common Name

  • garden cosmos

Other Scientific Names

  • Bidens bipinnata BAILL.
  • Bidens formosa (BONATO) SCH.-BIP.

International Common Names

  • Spanish: cadillo rocero (Nicaragua); chipaca (Colombia); saetilla (Argentina)
  • French: Cosmos bipenne

Local Common Names

  • Brazil: picão
  • Germany: Doppeltgefiedertes Schmuckkoerbchen
  • Sweden: rosenskaera

EPPO code

  • BIDBI (Bidens bipinnata)
  • BIDFO (Bidens formosa)
  • CMSBI (Cosmos bipinnatus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Asterales
  •                         Family: Asteraceae
  •                             Genus: Cosmos
  •                                 Species: Cosmos bipinnatus

Uses List

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General

  • Ornamental

Human food and beverage

  • Honey/honey flora

Materials

  • Essential oils

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore