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2014-10-20 12:32:34

ASLA Media Advisory WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2014 Annual Meeting and EXPO of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is expected to draw more than 5,000 attendees, and will feature almost 500 exhibitors. The theme is "Resilience." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/DC90161LOGO-b Keynotes by environmental justice activist Robert D. Bullard, and a panel on landscape architecture on TV featuring veteran hosts, producers and...

2014-10-20 12:26:42

Renowned Global Leader, Tunnicliffe Offers Television Powerhouse Influence Abroad TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Crossroads Global Media Group formally announced that acclaimed global leader, Rev. Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe will provide leadership on Crossroads Canada's and Crossroads USA's Board of Directors effective immediately. Dr. Tunnicliffe is best known for his leadership at the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), where he has served as the Chief Executive Officer and Secretary...

2014-10-20 12:22:19

Powersports industry's largest, longest running and most prestigious retail competition to honor dealers at Dec. 4 awards gala at historic Chicago venue SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dealernews, the premier business information resource for North American powersports retailers, announces that Western Power Sports (WPS) will be the presenting sponsor of the Top 100 Dealer Awards Program, taking place at Dealer Expo in Chicago, IL on Dec. 4. Based in Boise, ID,...

2014-10-20 08:37:50

- Series will premiere on City and shomi in Canada, and on Netflix in the rest of the world - TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, City, Netflix, and shomi(TM) announced a landmark partnership to bring audiences around the world a new, premium drama series, Between - an original survivalist thriller series, created by award-winning writer/director Michael McGowan (Still Mine, One Week, Saint Ralph) and starring Jennette McCurdy (iCarly, Sam & Cat). The three-way...

2014-10-20 08:26:25

First Book to Harness Power of We Give Books on Behalf of Children in Need WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Book today announced a significant new commitment from the Pearson Foundation that will transform the organization's ability to provide critical reading opportunities to young people across the United States and around the world. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101214/DC17316LOGO-b As of today, First Book, a Washington-based nonprofit social enterprise,...

2014-10-18 12:21:17

OTTAWA, Oct. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The issue: Health Canada is warning Canadians of the serious risks to health associated with use of the unauthorized drug product Miracle Mineral Solution (MMS), which was sold as a treatment for serious diseases such as cancer through the website www.buymms.biz. MMS contains sodium chlorite, which is a chemical used mainly as a textile bleaching agent and disinfectant and may pose serious risks to health if ingested. An alternate format of MMS, labelled as...

2014-10-17 16:23:20

Colorfront continues leadership in UHDTV and IMF/DCP mastering capabilities BUDAPEST, Hungary, Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Colorfront (www.colorfront.com), the Academy and Emmy Award-winning developer of high-performance dailies and transcoding systems for motion pictures, high-end episodic TV and commercials, will set new performance standards and demonstrate a host of cutting-edge features for Ultra High Definition Television (UHDTV) post production,...

2014-10-17 12:27:45

AN UNDERGROUND EXPEDITION UNEARTHS THE SONS OF THE PAST BENEATH THE STREETS OF PARIS IN LEGENDARY PICTURES' INTENSE THRILLER UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A daring descent into the legendary catacombs of Paris reveals a terrifying, centuries-old secret in the psychological thriller As Above/So Below, coming to DIGITAL HD November 18 and Blu-ray((TM)) Combo Pack and DVD December 2 from Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. As Above/So Below takes...

2014-10-17 12:21:15

ELKHART, Ind., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Drew Industries Incorporated (NYSE: DW), a manufacturer of components for the recreational vehicle and adjacent industries, will release its third-quarter 2014 financial results before the market opens on Friday, October 31, 2014. Drew Industries will host a conference call on Friday, October 31, 2014, at 11 a.m. ET to discuss the results and other business matters. Participation in the question-and-answer session of the call will be...

2014-10-17 08:25:37

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Covance (NYSE: CVD), the world's most comprehensive drug development company and a leader in nutritional analysis, today announced that it has been awarded the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific CRO Growth Excellence Leadership Award, based on the company's strong business performance and continued investments in the Asia Pacific region. The award was presented to Covance at the Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practice Awards...


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Orothamnus
2014-10-13 13:26:23

Orothamnus is a genus of shrub plant. The genus may also be referred to as the Marsh Rose. Orothamnus belongs to the Proteaceae family and its name stems from the Greek words: Oros, meaning mountain and thamnos, meaning bush. An Orothamnus plant can be found growing naturally in the Western Cape Province in South Africa. The species will grow in the mountain ranges of the Kogelberg and Kleinrivier Mountains of Hottentots-Holland. On the mountainsides these shrubs prefer peaty swamps and...

Opisthiolepis
2014-10-07 10:51:38

Opisthiolepis is a genus of large tree species. The trees belong to the Proteaceae family and only contain one single species. Opisthiolepis heterophylla is the sole described species that makes up the genus. The Opisthiolepis heterophylla species may also be commonly referred to as the Blush silky oak, the Pink silky oak, the Brown silky oak and the Drunk rabbit. Opisthiolepis trees grow to nearly 100 feet tall and can commonly be found in rainforests, tablelands and mountains. The trees...

Embothrium
2014-10-06 11:16:18

Embothrium is a genus of shrub species in the Proteaceae family. Some of the species include Embothrium coccineum from Chile, Embothrium grandiflorum from Peru, and Embothrium lanceolatum from Chile. Embothrium are large shrubs or trees. They will grow on an average to heights between 33 to 66 feet high with a trunk up to 28 inches wide. They all contain evergreen leaves. They are usually 5 to 12 centimeters long and 2 to 4 centimeters broad. They have flowers that grow in dense bunches,...

Buckinghamia
2014-10-06 11:12:28

Buckinghamia is a genus of tree species. The plants are members of the Proteaceae family. There are only two species that make up the genus: B. celsissima and B. ferruginiflora. B. celsissima is better known and may also be commonly referred to as the Ivory curl flower. The tree typically grows to 35 feet tall when grown in cultivation, however naturally growing the tree will grow to almost 100 feet tall. In the summer months the trees bloom ivory-white flowers that have an appealing odor....

Copper laurel, Eupomatia laurina, leaves and flower
2014-02-10 09:02:13

Eupomatia is a genus of flowering shrub that contains 3 recorded species known to science. They belong to the ancient Eupomatiaceae family. Eupomatia are hermaphroditic trees or shrubs with simple green leaves. They produce ivory or red and yellow flowers that measure 1.2 to 1.6 inches in diameter. The fruit it produces is a fleshy berry. This fruit is popular in traditional Australian drinks, preservatives and pastries. Eupomatia barbata is commonly referred to as the Northern small...

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bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
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