myrica cerifera


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Many types. Small tree/ Bush up to 12 ft.(4m) Thin oval waxy pointy leaves with hairy fruits (when young) that become wax-coated balls that cluster along the branch. Depending on type, fruit color can be blue, purple, black, red, white, green. Leaves fan out like helicopter blades. Wax used for candles, but not edible. Stays green year round. Leaves, roots and bark are used for increasing vitality of the whole body, improving circulation, gas, bowel and liver problems, ulcers, colds, illness, astringent, anti-inflammatory, diuretic, anti-bacterial, immune booster. Leaves used for seasoning like bay leaves. Berries edible, can be ground like pepper. Smell of the leaves keeps mosquitos away. Tea used as vaginal douche for infections, gargle for sore throats and tonsillitis.
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El catedratico de botanica estudio atentamente la anatomia de la Myrica cerifera para aclimatarla en el JB, aunque los experimentos no resultaron positivos.
26) Tanto la Secretaria de Relaciones como el gobierno veracruzano suponian que los estudios y colecciones vegetales eran una estrategia cientifica para convencer a la elite regional de la oportunidad de impulsar una empresa artesanal a traves de la Myrica cerifera.
A partir del envio del gobernador Santa Anna al Gabinete de Historia Natural, la Myrica cerifera reforzo el interes de los naturalistas y aficionados capitalinos, mismos que publicaron en la prensa estudios cientificos, e hicieron un llamado a los lectores para que consiguieran muestras de la planta y experimentaran con ella con el objetivo de encontrar otras utilidades.
Por esta razon, se debia ser cuidadoso al afirmar que la Myrica cerifera era un sustituto de la cera de abeja.
38) El BA se habia puesto en contacto con el JB y el GHN para coordinar la aclimatacion de la Myrica cerifera fuera del estado de Veracruz.
Como menos frecuentes se presentan Myrica cerifera, Ouratea striata, Suberanthus stellatus, Guettarda ferruginea, G.
Myrica cerifera forms dense persistent thickets on rear dunes and swales of Atlantic coast barrier islands (Ehrenfeld, 1990; Young et al.
Leachate from Myrica cerifera leaf litter reduced germination and soil leachate inhibited growth in an exotic shrub, Schinus terebinthifolius (Dunevitz and Ewel, 1981).
The purpose of the present study was to test the hypothesis that an inhibitory effect of Myrica cerifera on Pinus taeda establishment is a mechanism perpetuating the M.
Seeds for Pinus taeda and Myrica cerifera in all treatments were examined approximately every 5 days for germination (i.
One hundred of the most vigorous, relatively uniform in height, Pinus taeda seedlings (~8 cm tall) and 20 Myrica cerifera seedlings (~ 10 cm tall) were selected and transplanted into 10-cm diam plastic pots, one P.