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chaste tree

n.
Any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Vitex, especially two cultivated species (V. agnus-castus and V. negundo) having aromatic, palmately compound leaves and clusters of usually lilac flowers.

[Partial translation of Medieval Latin agnus castus : Greek agnos, chaste tree (of unknown origin, but associated by folk etymology with Greek hagnos, pure, since it was strewn in bedchambers during Greek religious festivals requiring sexual abstinence ) + Latin castus, chaste.]

chaste tree

n
(Plants) a small ornamental verbenaceous tree, Vitex agnus-castus, of S Europe and SW Asia, with spikes of pale blue flowers
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My scented geraniums find a happy home in pots underneath the Chaste tree in my herb garden.
For thyroid support, Yance uses shatavari, rehmannia, chaste tree, royal jelly, ashwagandha, guggul, nettle, and schisandra along with nutritional agents such as N-acetyl tyrosine, vitamin D, iodine in form of bladder wrack, and natural selenium at 200 micrograms.
Apart from all the above mention remedies chaste tree berry helps to maintain reproductive system in women.
Juss; Meliaceae), 5-leaved chaste tree (Vitex negundo L.
Vitex agnus-castus (incorrectly referred to as Vitex agnus in this paper) commonly known as chaste tree, is traditionally used in women for a variety of reproductive disorders with key constituents being flavonoids, glycosides, and dopaminergic compounds.
1 fresh twigs Triphala, Bishop's Weed, False Black Pepper, Five-Leaved Chaste Tree
Effective methods of CAM include altering one's diet, and utilizing herbal supplements such as Cramp Bark, Ginkgo biloba, and Chaste Tree extract.
The nutrients are vitamin B6 (pyridoxine); vitamin D; chaste tree berry (Vitex); calcium carbonate; magnesium; and vitamin E.
John's wort, curcuminoids from Curcuma longa (turmeric) in disease prevention and treatment, using standardized mixtures of paw paw extract (Asimina triloba) in cancer patients, clinical evidence for cranberry products preventing urinary tract infections in women, and chaste tree extract in women's health.
Linda Woolven, author of The Smart Woman's Guide to PMS and Pain-Free Periods, is a keen advocate of the herb, chaste tree berry (Agnus Castus).
commonly known as chaste tree, chasteberry, or monk's pepper, is native to the Mediterranean region.
Some great trees to plant in our region and around your home are slippery elm, hawthorn, vitex aka chaste tree, any of the fruit trees (see page 22 for tips on planting), butterfly bush to attract pollinators, and especially the dogwoods and hemlocks that are endangered.