lemon verbena


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lemon verbena

n.
An aromatic shrub (Aloysia triphylla syn. Lippia citriodora) native to South America, cultivated for its fragrant foliage and flowers.

lemon verbena

n
(Plants) a tropical American verbenaceous shrub, Lippia citriodora, with slender lemon-scented leaves yielding an oil used in perfumery

lem′on verbe′na


n.
a South American plant, Aloysia triphylla, having long, slender leaves with a lemonlike fragrance.
Translations
EisenkrautZitronenstrauch
cedrónhierba luisaverbena de Indias
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October though it was, the garden was still very sweet with dear, old-fashioned, unworldly flowers and shrubs -- sweet may, southern-wood, lemon verbena, alyssum, petunias, marigolds and chrysanthemums.
The biscuit horn filled with a lemon cream tastes like a light version of lemon meringue - one of my childhood favourites, while the sorbet is flavoured with lemon verbena, a plant which my mum used to grow.
This all-natural tea includes Sencha green tea, lemongrass, and lemon verbena, each single serving individually wrapped in a unique, carefully crafted mini cube.
For mint, lemon verbena, coriander, or tarragon, put a plastic bag loosely over the bouquet, secure it to the mouth of the jar with a rubber band, and refrigerate.
Purpose: We aimed to investigate if verbascoside (VB) and other lemon verbena polyphenols could ameliorate obesity-induced metabolic disturbances, as well as their putative mechanism.
Four years in development, MetabolAid is a combination of two plants: a hibiscus variety (Hibiscus sabdariffa) and lemon verbena (Aloysia triphylla).
Mary visits The Dairy in south London where chef Robin Gill reveals new ways of using fresh herbs, and finishes by preparing a lemon drizzle cake, flavoured with fresh lemon verbena.
The cruelty-free body butters are available in four scent varieties, vanilla, lavender, lemon verbena and pomegranate.
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This spring the company added three new scents: Lemon Verbena, Chiffon cake and Mountain Springs.
Lemon verbena, lemon thyme, lemon-scented geranium and a wonderful range of scents among the scented-leaved geraniums, such as nutmeg, mint-rose, apple and ginger, are joyful.