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Noun1.Alternanthera - genus of low herbs of tropical America and AustraliaAlternanthera - genus of low herbs of tropical America and Australia; includes genus Telanthera
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
amaranth family, Amaranthaceae, family Amaranthaceae - cosmopolitan family of herbs and shrubs
alligator grass, alligator weed, Alternanthera philoxeroides - prolific South American aquatic weed having grasslike leaves and short spikes of white flowers; clogs waterways with dense floating masses
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In a 24-month prospective study of 30 adults with symptomatic HIV and no anti-retroviral therapy, khaki weed Alternanthera pungens (AP) anti-oxidant herbal extract was provided as a tea thrice weekly (AP Group) vs.
Alternanthera philoxeroides has been reported to clean up lead and mercury from soils [4,12].
Dicotyledons Alternanthera pungens Lespedeza striata Bidens alba Callicarpa americana Drymaria cordata Vitis sp.
His garden has been planted with chamomile and alternanthera flowers which surround a large gold ring.
Mr Smith said: "Wenlock took 18 days just to plant up and we used more than 10,000 plants, including semper vivium, moss and alternanthera.
Have you successfully wintered over coleus, impatiens, Alternanthera Royal Tapestry, bloodleaf or any of a dozen more plants that could be featured in your containers this summer?
The eight plant species were Alternanthera philoxeroides, Aponogeton echinatus, Colocasia esculenta, Pithecollobium dulce, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Musa balbisiana, Nelumbo nucifera, and Nymphaea pubescens.
Preliminary studies of alternative feed additives for broilers: Alternanthera Brasiliana Extract, Propolis Extract and Linseed Oil.
The NDMC used two different plants -- Alternanthera and Duranta Golden -- along with grass to set up 17 topiaries where Shera poses in different styles.
rufo-sericeae c d c c Non-endemic native plants Ageratum conyzoides c Alternanthera echinocephala c Blechum pyramidatum c Boerhaavia caribaea c c c c Bursera graveolens d d d Commelina diffusa c Commicarpus tuberosus c Cordia lutea d c d c Cryptocarpus pyriformis c c c Cyperus confertus c Eragrostis ciliaris c Kyllinga brevifolia s Maytenus octogona c c Panicum dichotomiflorum c P.
Gomphrena and Alternanthera species) or condensed-thyrsoid (as in Allmania R.