Sat, 2017-Sep-09 21:10 UTC
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Our random article today is Knautia.
Knautia is a genus in the family Caprifoliaceae. The common names of these flowers are a variant of "widow flower." Others are given the name "Scabious," although this word belongs to a related genus (Scabiosa).
Knautia arvensis - Meadow Widow Flower, Blue Buttons, Field Scabious
Knautia drymeia - Hungarian Widow Flower
Knautia longifolia - Long Leaf Widow Flower
Knautia maxima - Forest Widow Flower
The name Knautia comes from the 17th-century German botanists, Drs. Christoph and Christian Knaut.
This recording reflects the Wikipedia text as of 21:10 UTC on Saturday, 09 September 2017.
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