willow herb


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willow herb,

name for several plants, among them the fireweed (see evening primroseevening primrose,
common name for the Onagraceae, a family of plants of worldwide distribution, most species of which grow as herbs in the temperate New World, and specifically for members of the genus Oenothera.
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willow herb

indicates affectation. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 178]
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This in vitro study examined the role of willow herb in antibacterial treatment.
It's the two I have to do battle with most - rosebay willow herb and ash tree seedlings.
The medium was then discarded and replaced with a phenol red-free medium, with the addition of willow herb AE (100; 50; 25 [micro]g/ml) and OeB (40; 20; 10 [micro]M).
Alice Kimpton, site man-ager for the reserve at the Ainsdale sand dunes, said: ``The ponies will be here for a three month trial; we're hoping they will eat everything from birch saplings to rose bay willow herb.
The outside has been fired with bands of blue, grey and green and sandblasted stripes of ash and willow herb curve around the screen.
I'd have the perfect spot to grow a plant I've been longing to try: the white form of the willow herb, Epilobium angustifolium album.
To where, below, pink willow herb and scarlet campion
Large clumps of ragwort, willow herb and other weeds, untrimmed edges leading to grass growing in gutters.
At its home in the Loire Valley in France and Sancerre in particular the grape has the aroma of freshly cut grass, elderflower, dandelions and willow herb.
Peter Chesters, 22, of Willow Herb Close, St Mellons, Cardiff, was given a 12-month community order and ordered to carry out 80 hours of unpaid work and to pay pounds 55 costs after admitting the burglary of Las Iguanas restaurant in Mill Lane, Cardiff, jointly with John Barrett, in which a quantity of alcohol was stolen.
Cocoa butter, Canadian willow herb and the self-tanning ingredient meant this gave sun-kissed skin in the safest and softest way.