Pot marigold



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Common name:- Pot marigold.

Medicinal uses of the  flowers:-

It was used to detoxify the liver and gall bladder.

The flowers were applied to cuts and wounds to stop bleeding, prevent infection and speed healing.

Calendula was also used for various women’s ailments, and to treat a number of skin conditions.

English marigold flower



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Calendula officinalis common marigold flower



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Calendula maritima flower



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Common name:-Sea marigold and Trailing calendula

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Asterales
Family:     Asteraceae
Tribe:     Calenduleae
Genus:     Calendula
Species:     C. maritima
Binomial name
Calendula maritima

Calendula arvensis flowers



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Common name:- Field marigold

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Asterales
Family:     Asteraceae
Tribe:     Calenduleae
Genus:     Calendula
Species:     C. arvensis
Binomial name
Calendula arvensis

Pot marigold flowers



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Calendula Marigold flower



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Common name:-Pot marigold, Marigold

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Asterids
Order:     Asterales
Family:     Asteraceae
Subfamily:     Asteroideae
Tribe:     Calenduleae
Genus:     Calendula