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, common name for the Araliaceae, a family of tropical herbs, shrubs, and trees that are often prickly and sometimes grow as climbing forms. The true ginseng (Panax ginseng
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Devil's club (Oplopanax horridus) is a deciduous shrub related in taxonomy to the wellknown medicinal plants such as Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng C.
There was enough fresh bear scat in the area to make us optimistic, but neither of us was looking forward to the return hike to the cabin through the alders and devil's club.
Hey, comes with the territory," I say with more cheer than I feel as we hastily bushwhack down through the fallen timber and the evil devil's club.
Root bark of the thorny devil's club, for example, is being developed as a substitute for insulin in the treatment of diabetes.
can believe that anything more substantial than devil's club will ever again grow in that eroded wasteland .
Cotterils Lane Club continue to hold on to their two-point advantage in pole position with a win over New Inn while second Hay Mills Social Club Lions won at Wagon And Horses to maintain a six-point lead over Holy Gulp who had a home tie in which they defeated Devil's Club.
Holy Gulp, Cotterills Lane Club, Hay Mills Social Club Lions and Wagon and Horses all won after defeating Tyseley WMC, Devil's Club, Eagle and Ball and Station Wagon respectively.
The top three teams - Cotterills Lane Club, Holy Gulp and Devil's Club - all maintained their winning starts to the season.
Devil's Club won 4-3 at Eagle and Ball but they trail the top two on average.
Another Devil's Club player, Alan Cheshire, won the secretaries Knockout beating league secretary Mark standley in the final.
HORSES moved off the bottom of the Camp Hill League after chalking up only their second win in 11 games - a 4-3 home success over Devil's Club, who are just two points ahead of Wagon who take over at the foot of the table following a 5-2 defeat at Lions.
In the Consolation Cup, Holy Gulp beat Wagon and in the final they will now meet Devil's Club who accounted for Horses.