myrica gale

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sweet gale

sweet gale

Evergreen bush with long oval almost grayish leaves. Whole plant is edible- berries, roots, leaves. Nitrogen fixer for soil (helps fertilize). has powerful compounds that protects liver and prevents free-radical damage. Anti-viral, anti-bacterial, anti-oxidant, diuretic. Used for gonorrhea, anti-aging, strengthening, detoxing, healing.
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This study has shown that the abundance of a monophagous herbivore, the chrysomelid beetle Galerucella calmariensis, is reduced both by the presence of the nonhost Myrica gale and by predation from lady beetles.
To summarize, this study has shown that the presence of the non-host Myrica gale markedly reduces the rate at which L.
Past, present, and future utilisation of Myrica gale.
Macrofossil assemblages in this zone are characterized by Picea, Juniperus, Betula glandulosa, Myrica gale, Salix, Vaccinium, Empetrum, Arctostaphylos, and, at Splan Pond (Fig.
All three sites are characterized by Picea, Myrica gale, and Cyperaceae.