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skullcap

any of various perennial plants of the genus Scutellaria, esp S. galericulata, that typically have helmet-shaped flowers: family Lamiaceae (labiates)
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skullcap

Strong popular medicinal herb. Small plant, 6-18” high. Blue/lavender flowers. In mint family- hairy, square stems, opposite leaves, heartshaped at the base with scalloped edges. Seed pods at base of each leaf. Anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic. Used for mental disorders, anxiety, nervous conditions, hysteria, delirium, epilepsy, drug withdrawal, headaches, sleep problems, bacteria, viruses, hepatitis, lowers blood pressure, diuretic,. Induces menstruation, do not take if pregnant. Make sure you have the right kind, there are over 350 species and they are not all the same. Some are toxic.
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So he is often surrounded by people wearing skull caps and beards.
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I was there, thinking I was very edgy in a Dolce & Gabbana tuxedo suit, set off with a bizarre skull cap.
Hamm, who is blind and in failing health, is still an imposing character in his dressing gown, skull cap and cyberpunk goggles.
As for pulling off her gaze and hairdo, there are a couple of options: donning a skull cap and a short blond wig or securing a Clinton mask, which have been available in U.
I would have got a certificate of SC very easily had I pasted by photograph without a beard and skull cap.
In the month of Ramadan people usually prefer to cover their head 24 hours with a skull cap and they also look in the comfort and which will fit them nicely," said a customer, Shaikh Imran.
From January 2014, it will be compulsory for all competitors and judges in its hunter classes to wear a skull cap or hat with safety harness at all times while mounted.
Walton received the minimum payment in the first year, but says: "I put it towards new kit, including breeches, a polo shirt and skull cap.
If the small mask still doesn't pass, replace the head harness with a skull cap head harness, NSN 4240-01-390-3057, and re-check the fit.
But wherever I go, I will try and get the Imams to meet not just me but Hindu leaders as well," he told me over a glass of water, adjusting his skull cap, stroking his salt and pepper beard.