persicaria


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persicaria

(ˌpɜːsɪˈkɛərɪə)
n
(Plants) another name for red shank
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Paul and Eve, this plant is called Persicaria bistorta 'Superba', and its dusty pink bottlebrush blooms can keep going until early autumn.
5) Polygodial is a component also of various other plants found throughout the world, including Persicaria hydropiper (water pepper), a popular spice in traditional Japanese cuisine (6) and in the bark of the South American tree Drimys winteri (Winters Bark), used by the British sailor John Winter in the 16th century and later by Captain James Cook and his crew in the South Pacific, to treat scurvy.
Alatae, produced in the second and third generations, are grayish-green with a black head and thorax, dark antennae, legs and siphunculi and a large quadrate dark green patch on the dorsal abdomen; they migrate to various Polygonum and Persicaria spp.
pseudopodzolic soils--Viola arvensis, Scleranthus annuus, Raphanus raphanistrum and drained podzolic gley-soils--Ranunculus repens, Polygonum persicaria, Juncus sp.
1solation of Acyl-CoA:cholesterol acyltransferase inhibitor from Persicaria vulgaris.
Decomposed granite paves this terrace in Novato, California, and low-water plants--lavender, rosemary, pink-flowering Persicaria Capitata, and olive-grow around it.
Add the silver aromatic leaves of artemesia Powis Castle underplanted with the ground hugging persicaria affinis Darjeeling Red with its bright red flowers and large deep-green leaves.
Add the silver aromatic leaves of Artemesia 'Powis Castle', underplanted with the ground hugging Persicaria affinis 'Darjeeling Red' with its bright red flowers and large deep-green leaves.
Add the silver aromatic leaves of Artemesia 'Powis Castle' underplanted with the ground hugging Persicaria affinis 'Darjeeling Red' with its bright red flowers and large deep-green leaves.
Subtitled "The Empress and the Necromancer", the opera has the intriguing back-story that Dipsacus, the necromancer, seeks revenge on the Empress Persicaria after she has spurned him for another man.