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MODESTO, Calif., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, joining citizens around the state, country, and world in celebrating Earth Day, the Almond Board of California published a new blog post
RIPON, Calif., April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Almond Ace Packing Inc., a grower-owned almond processing and export company, was named one of the top two 'Quality Leaders' among almond
Activz Coconut Water Powder, a whole-food powder made from the nutrient-rich water of young, organic coconuts from Thailand, received excellent reviews.
RIPON, Calif., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- California is entering year four of a historic drought that is impacting residents and businesses throughout the state.
Methuselah, a date palm tree successfully sprouted from a 2,000-year-old seed in 2005, has reached maturation and could soon sire offspring, scientists at the laboratory responsible for originally germinating the ancient seed told National Geographic this week.
TV Host, Author and Actress Joins Food, Nutrition and Fitness Experts to Solve Everyday Problems, Like Diet Debacles and Limited Time for Workouts MODESTO, Calif., Jan.
Industry responsible for more than $21 billion in economic output, adds $11 billion to Gross State Product MODESTO, Calif., Dec.
Well-managed, highly mechanized and commercial scale coconut plantations have been set up by Liquid Investments in order to grow the highest yielding coconut palm trees in the world.
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Nov.
Leading skincare company engages experts in dermatology and microbiology for expertise in skin health and research ADDISON, TX, Oct.
Podophyllum hexandrum is a plant species belonging to the Berberidaceae family. The species may also be referred to as the Himalayan mayapple or the Indian mayapple. Podophyllum hexandrum are native to the Himalayan mountain range in Asia. This particular plant species flourishes at lower elevations. Podophyllum hexandrum is a low growing plant. Its leaves may be described as drooping and lobed and they appear glossy and green in coloration. The Podophyllum hexandrum plant produces a pale...
Butea monosperma, Flame of the Forest or Parrot Tree is indigenous to tropical areas of southern Asia. This deciduous tree grows to nearly 50 feet in height with leaves that feature 3 smaller leaflets that are approximately 4 - 8 inches in length growing symetrically along a center stem that is approximately 3 - 6 inches long. Small colorful reddish orange flowers less than an inch long, bloom in clusters along a single shoot up to 6 inches in length. The tree has a variety of uses...
The Asian Palmyra Palm, Borassus flabellifer, is a plant in the Borassus genus. Other names for the tree are the toddy palm, sugar palm, and Cambodian palm. It is a vigorous tree, living 100 years or more. It is held aloft at 98 feet high on a large, sturdy trunk that resembles a coconut, and is ringed with leaf scars. The leaves create a canopy of several dozen fronds spreading across 10 feet. Growth of these trees is slow in the beginning, but speeds up as it begins to mature. It is...
The African Fan Palm, Borassus aethiopium is an African palm of the Borassus genus. It has a numerous list of English terms for the plant including African palmyra palm, deleb palm, ron palm, toddy palm, black rhun palm, ronier palm (French term), and others. Its African names are even more numerous. The tree offers many practical uses such as edible fruit, fiber from leaves, and termite-proof wood for construction. At least two varieties of this species exist, bagamojensis and...
- an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
- In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.