yerba santa


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yerba santa

yerba santa

Shrub with thin pointy lance-shaped leaves. Smaller branches and leaves are coated with sticky resin that sometimes has black fungus on it (don”t use that part). Bell-shaped purple-white flowers. Smells and tastes bad. Leaf tea used for upper respiratory conditions, asthma, expectorant, cough, congestion, dilates bronchial tubes
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The Lompoc yerba santa, a shrub in the waterleaf family (Hydrophyllaceae), produces lavender flowers on sticky stems that can reach heights of 10 feet (3 meters).
Espolvoree los filetes de pescado con sal y envuelvalos en las hojas de yerba santa.
Wants: Non-hybrid only: broom corn, hops, broccoli, alfalfa, chicory, wild rose, dandelion, mullein, tobacco, yerba santa, pennyroyal, pipsissewa, peas, beets, pumpkins, okra, Brussels sprouts, tepary beans.
On Saturday, the garden was filled with blossoms of several species, including yerba santa, milkweed, buckwheat, lupine and California poppies, some with stems four feet tall.
Ingredientes (8 o mas porciones) * Un kilo de maciza de cerdo en trozos * Un pollo cortado en piezas * 4 dientes de ajo asados * 2 cebollas grandes de rabo asadas * 300 gr de ejotes limpios cortados a la mitad * 4 chayotes sin piel cortados en4 * 300 gr de calabacitas partidas en 2 * 2 chiles anchos hervidos y asados * 6 chiles guajillos largos hervidos y asados * 250 gr jitomates maduros * 250 gr de tomates de milpa (miltomates) * 2 clavos de olor * 4 pimientas negras * Una pizca de cominos * 8 dientes de ajo 2 cucharadas de aceite * 4 hojas de yerba santa * Cebolla y limones para aderezar Preparacion ** Ponga a cocer en suficiente agua la carne de cerdo y el pobo con los ajos, las cebollas de rabo y sal.