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2011-06-16 06:00:00

SAN ANTONIO, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cross Border Resources, Inc.

2011-06-15 09:30:00

SPARKS, Nev., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health-motivated American consumers are thirsty for tea, and ever open to new varieties. Davidson's Tulsi Tea, a unique, ancient herbal tea possessing powerful healing properties, is about to arrive in US grocery stores.

2011-06-15 08:00:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Truvia® brand and Freshens, the largest frozen yogurt and smoothie company in the U.S., have collaborated to create a new frozen yogurt base formula sweetened with Truvia® rebiana that has no sugar added and is both fat-free and lower in calories compared to the original formula.

2011-06-13 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today announced the commercial launch of Cerex(TM) (Panax quinquefolius) easy to use 200 mg capsules, a plant-based dietary supplement to support cognitive performance for healthy people of all ages*.

2011-06-02 12:01:00

CHICAGO, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world's leading producer and marketer of high purity stevia products, announces the launch of a new natural flavor modifier under the trade name NSF-02.

2011-06-01 00:06:25

Sage Age Strategies is a nationally recognized senior living branding and consulting firm.

2011-05-25 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChromaDex Corporation (OTCBB: CDXC), a world leader in phytochemical reference standards and contract research, announces the addition of a new stevia standard to its reference standard offering.

2011-05-23 07:52:00

CHICAGO, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of Cascade Pacific Essential Oils will be attending the May 24-26, 2011 National Confectioners Association SWEETS & SNACKS EXPO® in Chicago, which is the largest confectionery, candy, cookie and snack show in the Americas, to highlight Cascade Pacific's premium peppermint oil. Cascade Pacific Essential Oils (http://www.cascadepacificpeppermint.com) is a vertically integrated and family-owned peppermint growing and peppermint oil...

2011-04-21 11:15:00

BERKELEY, Calif., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Annmarie Gianni Skin Care's new Rosemary Toning Mist, the latest body care product added to the organic skin care line, is formulated to balance natural skin oils and control blemishes.

2011-03-22 08:44:00

PRINEVILLE, Ore., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cascade Pacific Essential Oils, a family-owned and -operated producer of premium quality peppermint oil in Oregon and Washington, has recently unveiled a new line of premium quality peppermint oil. Cascade Pacific Essential Oils (http://www.cascadepacificessentialoils.com/) grows its peppermint in the fertile valleys near the Cascade Mountains of the Pacific Northwest, with pure water fed by mountain glaciers, and fresh, moist air from the...


Latest Herbs Reference Libraries

Boldo, Peumus boldus
2014-02-15 08:05:25

Peumus boldus is a tree in the Monimiaceae family. It is the only species in the genus Peumus. It is commonly referred to as Boldo. P. boldus has green leaves with a strong woody and slightly bitter flavor. They are used in Latin America for culinary purposes. Although not widely known, the species’ small green fruits are nutritious and apparently have a pleasant flavor. Its flavor comes primarily from the chemical ascaridole. In some areas, P. boldus is mixed with yerba mate or other...

Laurel, Laurus novocanariensis
2014-02-14 14:59:58

Laurus novocanariensis is a large shrub or tree that belongs to the Lauraceae family. The genus includes 3 species each containing several overlapping characteristics. L. novocanariensis can grow up to 66 feet high. It has aromatic, dark green glossy and leathery leaves, which have small glands in the armpit of the spine. The shrub or tree has lateral veins. It bears small white flowers that are about .4 inches in diameter.  The flowers are born in pairs beside a leaf. The fruit it...

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2009-03-27 17:54:25

The annual herb, Borage, better known as Starflower, originated in Syria, but has been naturalized throughout the Mediterranean region, in addition to Asia Minor, Europe, North Africa and South America. The plant grows to heights of about 2 to 3 feet with bristly stems and leaves. The leaves themselves are alternately arranged and simple, and measure between 2 and 6 inches long. Five narrow, triangular-pointed petals make up the individual flowers. However, many of these flowers bloom...

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Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.