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2014-05-28 23:00:48

BambooIndustry.com, a renowned flooring manufacturer and retailer, has announced its new range of rustic bamboo floorings. According to the company’s senior spokesman, all these bamboo floorings are now provided at discounted rates, up to 26 percent off. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 BambooIndustry.com, a renowned flooring manufacturer and retailer, has announced its new range of rustic bamboo floorings. According to the company’s senior spokesman, all these bamboo floorings are now provided...

Differences In Phenolic Makeup Of Indigenous Rose Species And Modern Roses
2014-05-28 10:40:23

American Society for Horticultural Science The leaves and petals of roses are valued for their medicinal and aesthetic uses around the world. A new study identified specific phenolic compounds found in the petals of indigenous rose species and compared them with the phenolic profiles of modern rose cultivars to determine differences in the makeup of roses traditionally used for medicinal purposes and those varieties cherished for aesthetic qualities. According to the results, distinct...

Spring Allergies Are Hard To Avoid
2014-05-28 06:25:49

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online During the spring and summer, flowering grasses turn the world into a beautiful vision of green. These same grasses also turn allergy sufferers into hermits, hiding in their houses from pollen. Doctors and other clinicians have traditionally advised allergy sufferers to be aware of the pollen concentrations during the day and to reduce their outdoor activities during this season. But is it really that easy to avoid grass pollen? A...

2014-05-27 23:12:35

New Performance Sports Training Center Opening in South Florida on June 2nd Coconut Creek, FL (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Athletic Republic, the industry leader in performance sports training, is pleased to announce the opening of a new performance sports training center in South Florida at 4811 Lyons Technology Parkway in Coconut Creek. "Athletic Republic is excited about returning to the market after Athletic Republic affiliate, FAST, elected to leave the market 6 years ago," stated...

2014-05-26 23:02:48

Recently, BambooIndustry.com, the distinguished bamboo product manufacturer and retailer, has unveiled its new selection of solid strand woven bamboo floorings. (PRWEB) May 26, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, the distinguished bamboo product manufacturer and retailer, has unveiled its new selection of solid strand woven bamboo floorings. What’s more, the is now providing deep discounts on all these brand new floorings, up to 27% off. The current special offer will last until June 15,...

2014-05-25 23:01:37

Recently, BambooIndustry.com, a market leader in the bamboo industry, has updated its website with a new range of bamboo carpets. Additionally, all these high quality carpets are now offered at discounted prices, up to 28% off. (PRWEB) May 25, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, a market leader in the bamboo industry, has updated its website with a new range of bamboo carpets. Additionally, all these high quality carpets are now offered at discounted prices, up to 28% off. Naturally...

2014-05-22 08:31:59

OAKDALE, Calif., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Burchell Nursery, California's leading innovator in fruit and nut trees for almost 75 years for commercial and home gardeners across the West, has introduced its newest variety, LONE STAR, a truly self-fertile almond tree in direct response to the needs of almond farmers: Barry Baker, 54, of Baker Farming Company in California's Central Valley, has decided to remove 20 percent of his almond trees, adding that sooner or later neighboring farmers...

2014-05-21 23:11:08

Recently, BambooIndustry.com, a leading online supplier of quality bamboo products, has announced its new selection of bamboo fences. In addition, the firm has launched a big sale for these natural fences. (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, a leading online supplier of quality bamboo products, has announced its new selection of bamboo fences. In addition, the firm has launched a big sale for these natural fences. They are now offered at low rates, up to 30 percent off. The...

2014-05-21 23:04:18

Artemis International taps agency to excite the market about Aronia berries: a superfruit prized by Europeans that grows virtually unnoticed, right here in America. Portland, Maine (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Everyone knows that blueberries are high in antioxidant capacity. In fact, it made them famous as a superfruit around the world. But did you know that Aronia berries are three times higher? Aronia? Chances are you’ve never heard of these super dark berries–but that’s about to change....

2014-05-21 23:00:59

BambooIndustry.com, the distinguished bamboo product manufacturer and retailer, is now offering big discounts on its high quality bamboo mats. These new items are made with 100% natural bamboo. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 BambooIndustry.com, the distinguished bamboo product manufacturer and retailer, is now offering big discounts on its high quality bamboo mats. These new items are made with 100% natural bamboo. The company’s top quality bamboo mats are popular in the global market; they are...


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Western White Pine, Pinus monticola
2014-07-15 13:59:55

Western white pine (Pinus monticola) grows in the mountains of the western United States and Canada growing in the Rocky Mountains, The Sierra Nevada, the Cascade Range, as well as growing along the Coast. The pine is also known as silver pine or Idaho pine as it is that states tree. The Western White pine grows at different elevations depending on its region. In Canada it is found growing from sea level up to 3,940 feet and in Washington state it grows up to 6,070 feet above sea level. In...

Smooth-bark Mexican Pine, Pinus pseudostrobus
2014-07-15 13:42:04

Smooth-bark Mexican pine (Pinus pseudostrobus) grows near Northern El Salvador, the highlands in Guatemala, and West Honduras and central Mexico. This tree has also been introduced to New Zealand. Fifteen mature Mexican pines can be found in the Palo Verde County Park located in Imperial County, CA. This tree grows from heights of 65.6 feet to 131.2 feet and occasionally may reach 147.6 feet. It can be found growing from 4265 feet in elevation to 10,660 feet; although, this tree has done...

Montezuma Pine, Pinus montezumae
2014-07-15 13:27:17

Montezuma pine (Pinus montezumae) is native to Mexico and Central America and grows in the mountain ranges. This tree is known as ocote by the locals of Mexico. This tree has been planted successfully at mid altitudes in South Africa and Queensland, Australia, and at high altitudes in Kenya, Malawi, Botswana, Zimbabwe, and Bolivia. Trees planted in New Zealand and New South Wales, Australia have done well at sea level. The Montezuma pine grows at 6,562-10,500 feet above sea level where...

Macedonian Pine, Pinus peuce
2014-07-15 13:08:24

Macedonian Pine (Pinus peuce) is native to Macedonia, Bulgaria, Albania, Montenegro, Kosovo, southwest Serbia, as well as the extreme north of Greece. This pine has been neutralized and grows in Eastern Finland. This pine grows best at altitudes between 3,281feet and 7,218 feet with a few growing as low as 1,969 feet and as high as 7,546 feet. This pine tolerates shade as well as extreme cold, and grows in rocky soils that are acidic and poor in nutrients. This tree grows to heights...

Japanese White Pine, Pinus parviflora
2014-07-15 12:15:14

Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora) is native to Japan and found growing in Kokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikaku; and South Korea, and Utsurio-To. The Japanese call it the Japanese five-needle pine. The Japanese White Pine grows from sea level up to 8,202 feet, but grows best between 3,281 feet and 4,921 feet. Dwarfism sets in when the trees grow above sub-alpine levels. This pine grows on steep, rocky slopes and prefers well-drained soils and full sun although it does not like intense...

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Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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