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2010-01-06 07:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Over the years, supermodel Heidi Klum has walked miles of red carpet, usually in six-inch heels, often wearing very little, sometimes wearing giant wings. Add to that seven seasons of Project Runway, plus four kids, equals one very busy schedule. But there is no stopping this supermom. Heidi has just announced her collaboration with A Pea in the Pod® and Motherhood Maternity® to create two new maternity lines: LAVISH...

2009-11-25 07:26:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Special Research on Vegetable Seed Market of China in 2009 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0165564/Special-Research-on-Vegetable-Seed-Market-of-China-in-2009.html As the primary component of planting cost, seeds are at the upstream of the industry of produce, and competitiveness of the seed market decides the initiative of competition in agriculture. China is a big...

2009-11-24 08:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- A Pea in the Pod(®) debuted today its first pieces from the Spring/Summer 2010 collection. Focusing on style and versatility, the line incorporates key looks of the season and emphasizes essential pieces that offer a complete maternity wardrobe for today's expectant mom. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091124/PH16283 ) The strong color story this season starts with denim blues, lavenders and soft pinks and leads into...

2009-11-10 09:55:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. World Bioplastics Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p0158674/World-Bioplastics-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire Global demand to increase more than fourfold by 2013 Global demand for bioplastics, which include plastic resins that are biodegradable or derived from plant-based sources, will rise more than...

2009-10-14 09:18:15

Map also facilitates genetic improvement of several other legumes Cowpea, a protein-rich legume crop, is immensely important in many parts of the world, particularly drought-prone regions of Africa and Asia, where it plays a central role in the diet and economy of hundreds of millions of people. Cowpea provides food that complements starchy staple crops such as corn, cassava, sorghum and millets to offer a well-rounded diet, much as beans and other grain legumes complement maize- and...

2009-09-28 06:45:00

TAMPA, Fla., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Get out your crayons and finger paints! Sweet Pea Gallery, a Tampa-based ceiling fan company that specializes in fans for kids' rooms, is searching for contestants to design artwork for their newest line of ceiling fans which will be sold in stores nationwide. "Our entire collection of Sweet Pea Ceiling Fans caters to children, so we're continuously searching for designs that are new and trendy," says Amy Reams, Sweet Pea Gallery's founder. "This...

2009-08-10 06:50:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- MCL Fresh, Inc. of Los Angeles, in partnership with Pea King Produce of Santa Maria, CA, announces the launch of an exclusive new item for the specialty produce retail and food service markets, Purple Snow Peas. This exclusive offering is the result of experimentation and seed development. While other wholesalers may claim to be the source of the Purple Snow Pea, MCL Fresh is the grower and distributor of the product. Purple Snow Peas are available in 5...

2009-08-06 11:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A Pea in the Pod(R) released today the first official details of its partnership with Nicole Richie. A Pea in the Pod, the brand moms-to-be consistently rely on for stylish maternity clothes, worked closely with Nicole Richie to create a free-spirited designer line. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/destinationmaternity/39447/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090806/NY57939 ) The 14-piece capsule...

2009-06-24 14:43:00

NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Set throughout The New York Botanical Garden's 250-acre landscape, The Edible Garden is a summer-long celebration of growing great food. Multiple exhibitions inspire visitors to grow, prepare, and eat garden-fresh produce and offer opportunities for children and adults to better understand how plants provide the food and drink essential to maintaining life, enhancing wellness, and sustaining the planet. Details can be found online at...

2009-05-27 21:49:00

LOS ANGELES, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Torrid, the destination for fashion in sizes 12+, unveils The Black Eyed Peas new album, The E.N.D. Torrid stores nationwide will host listening parties where shoppers can preview and preorder the album, and they can also enter to win a once-in-a-lifetime trip for two to see The Black Eyed Peas in concert, accommodations included! What: Black Eyed Peas Listening Party When: Saturday, June 6th, 2009, 3-6 pm Where: All Torrid...

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Annual Plant
2013-04-27 07:44:51

Annuals are plants that flower and/or set fruit in one growing season. Most vegetables are annuals as well as domesticated grains. Vegetables such as carrot and celery are biennials grown as an annual whereas tomato and bell pepper are perennials and grown as an annual. Annuals grow well mixed in with perennials and biennials. There are also ornamental flowers that are perennials in one region and an annual in another. An annual can produce seeds that continue the life cycle in as little...

2009-04-28 14:34:26

Gastrolobium celsianum,also known as the Swan River Pea, is a member of the Fabaceae family and is indigenous to Southwest Australia. Many species of this family are poisonous, but the toxicity of this tree is unknown. It can grow up to approximately 3 feet tall and nearly 10 feet wide. It features vibrant red tubular flowers and glossy green leaves with silvery undersides. The Swan River Pea grows in sandy or rocky soils along waterways. It is tolerant of a wide range of soils and...

2005-07-12 16:45:02

The Everlasting pea (Lathyrus latifolius) is a flowering plant of the genus Lathyrus in the legume family Fabaceae. It is a perennial plant and growing and blooming every year without new seeds being planted. It is less strongly scented than the related annual sweet pea, Lathyrus odoratus. Everlasting peas are sometimes grown as a garden plant but are pervasive and may be difficult to remove. Because of this, this species is often considered to be a weed despite its attractive appearance.

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