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2015-02-26 16:28:35

New brand aims to take over America's taste buds, encouraging increased consumption and sales of fruits and vegetables, including avocados IRVING, Texas, Feb.

2015-02-26 16:27:07

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2015-02-12 16:24:09

LONDON, Feb. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- About Biomass PelletsBiomass pellets are normally used as a heating fuel.

2015-01-31 23:04:43

Coconut Oil Secret reviews have been popping up all over the Internet and HealthyandFitZone.com reveals the truth about this book that ensures that coconut oil is used daily for the best health

2015-01-29 23:01:08

Cognate Nutritionals, makers of Fuel For Thought®, a coconut and MCT oil supplement that supports brain health, teamed up with former NFL players for a sports education event during Super

2015-01-27 12:22:48

New Technology Helps Pioneering Water Management Company Achieve Significant Water Savings for Commercial and Multi-family Properties AUSTIN, Texas, Jan.

2015-01-20 08:27:18

EXTRA host/author and his wife share guacamole recipes to unify rival fans during football season IRVING, Texas, Jan.

2015-01-13 12:25:05

Field of Green Can be Rough, But New Research Shows Dipping into the Bowl of Green Seemingly Polite IRVINE, Calif., Jan.

2015-01-09 23:00:27

Shane Michaels releases a review of The Coconut Oil Secret, Jake Carney’s latest guide to show readers how they can utilize coconut oil as Mother Nature’s best healing superfood


Latest Flora Reference Libraries

Dicentra
2014-10-29 11:06:18

Dicentra is a genus of 8 species of perennial herbaceous plants in the Fumariaceae family. The plant may also be referred to as the Bleeding heart. Dicentra plants have bisymmetric, heart-shaped flowers. The two outer petals are spurred at the base and curve backwards at the tip. The two inner petals are straight and connect at the tip. They contain four petals and two tiny sepals. The leaves of Dicentra are contained in a basal rosette. The flowers are grown on leafless stalks. In other...

Bocconia frutescens
2014-10-29 10:52:44

Bocconia frutescens is a flowering plant species. The plant may also be referred to as the Plume poppy, the Tree poppy, the Tree celandine, Parrotweed, Sea oxeye daisy or the John Crow bush. This species is a poppy plant and belongs to the Papaveraceae family. B. frutescens is native to America, Mexico and parts of Central and South America. The plant is abundant in Hawaii where it causes many negative effects on the local ecosystems. B. frutescens will commonly grow up to almost 20 feet...

Leucadendron argenteum
2014-10-13 13:16:46

Leucadendron argenteum is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be referred to as the Silver tree or the Silver leaf tree. L. argenteum belongs to the Proteaceae family. Its only naturally occurring growth can be found in South Africa, specifically in the Cape Peninsula in Cape Town. The species is currently endangered and is protected in South Africa. The L. argenteum species grows upright and typically grows between 16 and 22 feet tall. The tree has been known to reach even 52...

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...

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dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
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