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cleavers

cleavers

Cleavers is a weed that grows in moist or wet areas, riverbanks etc. It has prickly stems with thin leaves with usually 8 fingers. Leaves, seeds and stem have small velcro-like hook-tipped hairs. White-green flowers have 4 petals. You can consume the whole plant, usually as a tea. Tea is used to purify blood, liver, kidney, bladder. A diuretic, it is often taken to treat skin problems such as seborrhoea, eczema, psoriasis, acne, boils, sunburn and abscesses.. Contains citric acid used for cancer and tumors. Great for detoxifying. If your face is wrinkly and sagging, make a facial wash- it tightens the skin. A great body cleanser, helps lymph system drain toxins and wastes so that they can be excreted by the urinary system, making it great for lymph problems like or lymphatic problems like swollen lymph glands, breast and skin issues, even anti-tumor. Great for treating fluid retention. Helps urinary infections, urinary stones and gravel, arthritis and gout. Seeds make great coffee substitute. When dried and slightly roasted- tastes almost exactly like coffee.
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The glyphosate-resistant (R) biotype of goosegrass from China was firstly reported by Yang et al.
The nettles and the goosegrass do add a different element, although not a strong, distinct flavour, more a gentle freshness.
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Blade does not taper to point, Kentucky bluegrass entire leaf has similar width; sheaths not strongly compressed; very short membranous ligule (2) Blades without boat-shaped tip; no Goosegrass transparent lines on either side of midvein; prostrate growth habit (stems lie on ground) II.
CLEAVERS/STICKY WILLY/ GOOSEGRASS (GALIUM APARINE) Sinus This herb can be found growing wild so you don't even have to cultivate it and is commonly found growing near nettles.
However, Waddington and Baker (1965)reported that Penncross creeping bentgrass and goosegrass [Eleusine Indica (L.
Influence of bentazon on absorption and translocation of sethoxydim in goosegrass (Eleusine indica).