Saint Kilda

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Saint Kilda

1. a group of volcanic islands in the Atlantic, in the Outer Hebrides: uninhabited since 1930; bird sanctuary
2. the main island of this group
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hirta captures were similar: increased by Nothofagus saplings (C4), logs (U2), bamboo (U4), and Araucaria seedlings (U6); and decreased in grassy areas (U4) and open leaf litter (U5).
Similarly the weeds selected from sugarcane were Solanum nigrum, Cyperus rotundus, Euphorbia hirta, Malvestrum coromandelianum, Conyza ambigua, Convolvulus arvensis, Poa annua and Oxalis corniculata.
hirta adults emerge from hibernation most of the above plant species are not in bloom and, thus, initially, they must be able to locate other acceptable hosts.
Species Control (%) Treatment (%) Euphorbia hirta 70 40 Syndrella nodiflora 100 60 Eleusine indica 80 70 Panicum maximum 80 80 Ageratum conyzoides 10 10 Commelina benghalensis 40 20 Tridax procumbense 50 30 Mimosa pudica 10 0 Table 4: Changes in Population Density ([m.
The National Trust for Scotland (NTS) said simple tools found on Hirta suggested that Bronze Age travellers may have visited St Kilda 4,000 to 5,000 years ago from the Western Isles before people settled at an unknown date.
Smooth Sumac, Rhus glabra, Winged Sumac, Rhus copallinum, and Staghorn Sumac, Rhus hirta, can all be found in Mississippi, and the dazzling red foliage of this large shrub in the fall will stop traffic.
Warming has trumped the benefits of fat to shrink sheep on the remote North Atlantic island of Hirta, a new analytical approach has revealed (SN: 8/1/09, p.
The sheep on Hirta in the stormy Outer Hebrides, however, are getting smaller, and the reason appears to be that climate change is making the winters milder.
Of the 210 native species documented, nine have a coefficient of conservatism of 10, including Arnoglossum plantagineum, Cypripedium candidum, Eleocharis elliptica, Hierochloe hirta subsp, arctica (= Hierochloe odorata), Hypericum ascyron, Lithospermum canescens, Lobelia kalmii, Prenanthes racemosa, and Oligoneuron ohioense.
Species good for cutting are Cosmos of all forms, but try Cosmos 'Double Click' and 'Psyche White'; aster, bedding-dahlias, godetia, clarkia, sweet William, Brompton stocks, sunflowers, Rudbeckia hirta 'Kelveden Star', Rudbeckia hirta 'Green Eyes', Rudbeckia hirta 'Prairie Sun', Scabiosa 'Ebony & Ivor', Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise' and Mayfield Giant', Sweet-smelling Resedia odorata, Crepis aurea, Gaillardia pulchella, Centaurea cyanus (cornflowers) and Larkspur.
Euphorbia hirta (asthma weed) is not really a new lead for asthma, having been traditionally used in the west for this condition for over 100 years.