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cleavers

a Eurasian rubiaceous plant, Galium aparine, having small white flowers and prickly stems and fruits
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cleavers

cleavers

Cleavers is a weed that grows in moist or wet areas, riverbanks etc. It has prickly stems with thin leaves with usually 8 fingers. Leaves, seeds and stem have small velcro-like hook-tipped hairs. White-green flowers have 4 petals. You can consume the whole plant, usually as a tea. Tea is used to purify blood, liver, kidney, bladder. A diuretic, it is often taken to treat skin problems such as seborrhoea, eczema, psoriasis, acne, boils, sunburn and abscesses.. Contains citric acid used for cancer and tumors. Great for detoxifying. If your face is wrinkly and sagging, make a facial wash- it tightens the skin. A great body cleanser, helps lymph system drain toxins and wastes so that they can be excreted by the urinary system, making it great for lymph problems like or lymphatic problems like swollen lymph glands, breast and skin issues, even anti-tumor. Great for treating fluid retention. Helps urinary infections, urinary stones and gravel, arthritis and gout. Seeds make great coffee substitute. When dried and slightly roasted- tastes almost exactly like coffee.
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The second incident, at 7pm on Saturday, involved a 15-year-old boy who was approached by three men, again with a meat cleaver, who stole an iPhone and PS7 in cash.
The FC-60RM-C and FC-60S fiber cleaver significantly reduce the need for maintenance and service by extending the maximum life of the cleaver blade to 144,000 cleaves after making factory height adjustments with an initial capacity of 48, 000 consecutive cleavers requiring no adjustments.
"The accused was asked to leave the premises but picked up two meat cleavers and brandished them at the couple, who were extremely fearful.
So we have to spray the young corn crop with fluroxypyr before the cleavers really get going.
So gentle it can be eaten as food (as can red clover, cleavers, and cooked nettles), Burdock moistens the body and can be used for dry skin conditions such as eczema, it balances blood sugar, and it also makes a great tonic for both the liver and kidneys.
"A lot of girls traditionally fancy Daniel Cleavers and end up getting messed around and realise they should go for men like Darcy.
There had been an increase in calls to the company's hotline with both growers and advisers relating problems of sudden cleavers growth in crops that previously looked clean.
"Farmers consider Cleavers important enough to take preventative action against it, with 84pc of the total winter wheat area infested actually receiving treatment specifically for cleaver control," said Mike Heisig of the National Farm Research Unit.
He then carried the bag containing the cleavers through an airport checkpoint at Miami International Airport which was staffed by employees from the embattled Argenbright Security Inc.
And in the 1950s there was also the Cleaver family, notable perhaps for the fact that Ward, the father, always wore his tie to the dinner table.
But what Easterbrook couldn't know in 1981 was that his money athletes (people like the Cleavers) were in fact competing in a triathalon--and so far they'd finished only two of the events.
Cleavers are commonly graded by weight and size from I through 4-heavy to light.