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2015-04-24 12:24:27

BAM President Karen Brooks Hopkins will deliver address to graduates at Barclays Center BROOKLYN, N.Y., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LIU Brooklyn will honor Karen Brooks

2015-04-24 12:23:57

Behind-the-scenes player and event access headline original content CHICAGO, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When the 80th annual NFL Draft commences in Chicago next week, 120 Sports will showcase

2015-04-24 12:23:52

Matt Bomer, Sarah Paulson, Justin Baldoni and Television Creator/Producers Steve Levitan, Nigel Lythgoe, and Mitchell Hurwitz Among Those Who Honored the Finest in Student-Produced Television NOHO

2015-04-24 08:35:09

HONG KONG, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pix-Star, the company that first made it possible to send photos and short video clips directly to digital photo frames via email, has done it again:

2015-04-24 08:30:53

Tressy Introduced in Newest Episode of 'Alere Stories' Series WALTHAM, Mass., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Every 60 seconds, a child dies from malaria.

2015-04-24 08:27:33

PINEHURST, N.C., April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Assisi Animal Health is the developer of the Assisi Loop(TM), an effective non-pharmaceutical and anti-inflammatory device (NPAID).

2015-04-24 00:22:49

Drink.Move.BeStrong recognised as a leading regional Corporate Social Responsibility programme SINGAPORE, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- FrieslandCampina, one

2015-04-23 23:09:54

Planning is underway for the ACN fifth annual 2015 Ronald McDonald House Celebrity Golf Tournament, with Dish Network signing on as the titanium sponsor. Concord,

2015-04-23 23:05:42

On May 27, 2015, Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) will be hosting their sixth annual Feral Cat Spay Day to encourage the

2015-04-23 23:05:05

The premier business awards competition in the United States has extended the final entry deadline by popular demand. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) April 23, 2015


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Ipomopsis aggregata
2014-12-13 14:49:47

Ipomopsis aggregata is a flowering plant species. The plant’s Latin scientific name, “Ipomopsis”, means similar to Ipomoea or Morning Glories, referencing the species similarities. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Scarlet Gilia, Scarlet trumpet and Skyrocket. I. aggregata is indigenous to western North America. It can be found growing from British Columbia all the way south to Mexico. Ipomopsis aggregata is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. Ipomopsis aggregata...

Dodecatheon pulchellum
2014-12-08 18:47:11

Dodecatheon pulchellum is a perennial, flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Pretty shooting star, the Few-flowered shooting star, the Dark throat shooting star and the Prairie shooting star. D. pulchellum is a member of the Primulaceae family. The plant is indigenous to the western United States. D. pulchellum typically grows in is desert environments. The plant is scattered throughout the Great Basin Deserts and the Mojave Desert. D. pulchellum...

Dodecatheon poeticum
2014-12-08 18:23:39

Dodecatheon poeticum is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Poet’s shooting star or the Narcissus shooting star. Its common names are referring to the plant’s unique flowers. D. poeticum is a member of the Primulaceae family. The plant is indigenous to western North America. D. poeticum grows in woodlands that see plenty of moisture in the springtime and drier summertime months. The plant prefers wide-open areas in direct sunlight....

Rambouillet Sheep
2014-10-27 11:31:48

The Rambouillet sheep, also known as the French Merino or the Rambouillet Merino, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in France. This breed’s development began in 1786, when King Louis XVI acquired 366 Spanish Merino sheep from King Charles III of Spain. The flock was bred experimentally at Bergerie royale, a royal farmed owned by the king, where crossbreeding and selective breeding with English long-wool breeds produced a more defined breed. By the time the Rambouillet sheep...

Lamprocapnos spectabilis
2014-10-27 10:12:32

Lamprocaponos spectabilis is a flowering plant. The species belongs to the Papaveraceae family. The plant is native to Asia; Siberia, northern China, Korea and Japan. L. spectabilis stands alone in its monotypic genus, meaning it has no subspecies or smaller subordinates. The plant may now be listed as Dicentra spectabilis and is commonly referred to as Bleeding heart, Dutchman’s breeches or “lady-in-a-bath”. L. spectabilis is used widely in gardens and landscapes. The plant is a...

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