meadowsweet


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see spiraeaspiraea
, any plant of the genus Spiraea, Northern Hemisphere deciduous shrubs of the family Rosaceae (rose family). Most are indigenous to central and E Asia, whence come most of the popular ornamental species, e.g., the bridal wreath (S.
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meadowsweet

meadowsweet

3-7 ft (1-3m) stems furrowed, sometimes reddish purple. Leaves dark green on top and whitish fuzzy underneath, 3-5 pointy lobes. Leaves commonly have orange fungus on center rib underneath. Flowers clustered, creamy white, very strong, sweet smell. Whole plant is edible with pleasant smell and taste, great for potpourri and making a room smell good. A favorite in weddings. Contains salicilic acid, (aspirin). Chew plant for headaches. May cause asthma is a few asthmatics. Also used for colds, flu, fever, arthritis, menstrual cramps and pain, rheumatism, diarrhea and rebuilding digestive system.

meadowsweet

1. a Eurasian rosaceous plant, Filipendula ulmaria, with dense heads of small fragrant cream-coloured flowers
2. any of several North American rosaceous plants of the genus Spiraea, having pyramid-shaped sprays of small flowers
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Considering the experience of our Swedish colleagues [6], meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria) was selected as indicator plant.
Supercritical Cold 'N' Flu contains multiple immune-stimulating ingredients, including oregano, garlic, echinacea, eld erberry, goldenseal, myrrh, andrographis paniculata, green tea, astragalus salicin combination (wintergreen, meadowsweet and purple willow), ginger and eucalyptus peppermint.
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The treatment exfoliates the skin through the use of meadowsweet extract, allowing camphor, iron oxides, sulphur, zinc and other all-natural drying agents to penetrate pores and treat infection.
Then white umbels of pignuts contrast with the drooping honey-scented cream plumes of meadowsweet.
Chris Rutter, fined pounds 120 for a late arrival from Newmarket that caused him to miss the ride on Meadowsweet in the claimer, recouped part of the money when replacing Sanders on the unplaced Kara Sea in the 12-furlong handicap.
There might be a damp area you want to use, in which case choose flowers that thrive in bogs and damp ditches like marsh marigold (Caltha palustris), ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea), the lesser celandine (Rununculus ficaria), lady's smock (Cardamine pratensis), figwort (Scrophularia nodosa) or meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria).
It hung in glassy globes from alder and meadowsweet twigs.
venusta, this majestic American native is commonly called meadowsweet or queen-of-the-prairie.
Arthri-Zen Relief[R] and Migra-Zen Relief PLUS[R] are made from a proprietary blend of extracts of juniper, goldenrod, dandelion, meadowsweet and willow bark, conjugated to fruit sugars and polysaccharides in a patent-pending delivery system that ensures their absorption.
Wood, of Meadowsweet Rise, Hartlepool, was granted bail until May 30 for the trial, with a condition that he does not contact prosecution witnesses.
THE flag outside the Meadowsweet Hotel in the Conwy Valley flew at half mast yesterday to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks on the USA.