from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of Compositæ, nearly related to Senecio, with which it is sometimes united, but mostly of different habit.
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- n. genus of tall smooth herbs of forested mountains of Europe and Asia minor; in some classifications includes many plants usually placed in genus Emilia
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The cacalia suaveolens produces so much honey that on some days it may be smelt at a great distance from the plant.