Elecampane plant (Inula helenium): flowering stem, leaf and floral segments. Chromolithograph, c. 1887, after W. Müller.

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Elecampane root (Radix helenii) was formerly used to treat skin and chest disease

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1 print : chromolithograph

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Inula helenium L. compositae. WM. u.d. Nat.

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Elecampane plant (Inula helenium): flowering stem, leaf and floral segments. Chromolithograph, c. 1887, after W. Müller.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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