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2014-12-16 08:32:23

VOYCE(TM) Launches Private Invitation Pre-Order CHANTILLY, Va., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intersections Inc.

2014-12-16 08:27:15

Americans Felt Generous In 2014 With 63% Donating This Year, Many Say Better Finances A Factor NEW YORK, Dec.

2014-12-16 08:27:14

ASTORIA, N.Y., Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnny Pik, of PikTV Motion Piktures LLC, has won a prestigious Award of Merit from The Best Shorts Film Competition.

2014-12-16 08:26:41

Student-athlete honored for his success beyond sports WAYNE, N.J., Dec.

2014-12-15 23:07:35

Awards are a celebration of loyalty marketing, recognizing brands that are truly advancing customer loyalty Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) December 15, 2014

2014-12-15 23:06:28

McAfee’s Weekly Career Blog, Networking Ahead, Receives Top Gold Award SIMSBURY, CT (PRWEB) December 15, 2014 Kathy McAfee, America's Marketing

2014-12-15 23:05:39

L.A. Gift Company is the premier gift giving company in Los Angeles servicing networks, studios and top celebrity entertainers.

2014-12-15 23:05:18

Scores of military/agency/political witnesses of rank and station are ready to testify before congressional committees regarding events and evidence confirming an extraterrestrial presence engaging

2014-12-15 23:04:08

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is submitting The Craptrap to applicable companies for their review and potential evaluation. PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB)


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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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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'.