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cleavers

a Eurasian rubiaceous plant, Galium aparine, having small white flowers and prickly stems and fruits
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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 Wind Has Wings richly demonstrated the creativity and the intuitive understanding of text that Cleaver brought to her collage illustrations, which she described as a medium that allowed her to paint without a brush.
The build-up seems to have involved Cleaver who was out celebrating his upcoming wedding.
Along with helping the farmers with the cooperative development process, Cleaver says KCARD played a significant role in helping members of the co-op connect with individuals in the industry as they developed their organization.
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Last month Cleaver, who is already serving a custodial sentence, pleaded guilty to dangerous driving, driving without insurance and driving without a licence.
But District Judge Michael Fanning said he had "lied" to the officers that he had been drinkdriving and they had immediately spotted the cleaver.
The recent death of Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chavez brought some of the sentiments abandoned by Cleaver in the 1970s back into fashion.
Rachel Knight, prosecuting, said Cleaver, of Milton Street, Cwmaman, had been working as a railway contractor in Oxford and had left there with colleague Darren Humphries at 4.
Jailing Cleaver, who broke down in the dock as his emotional supporters left the court, for 10 months, Judge Dan Williams said: "You must have ignored your steadily declining ability to drive.
Ms Cleaver will work closely with Chris Dailey, operations director at Aldermore Bank, and Damon Walford, managing director of Aldermore Invoice Finance, to develop the company's operational strategy.
A MAN attacked a door with a meat cleaver after he was challenged over beating a puppy.
Cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum and drummer Gerald Cleaver joined forces Sunday afternoon at Worcester Polytechnic Institute's Alden Memorial Hall for a concert that served as the second installment in radio station WCUW's Fall Jazz Series.