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Noun1.Baccharis - shrubs of western hemisphere often having honey-scented flowers followed by silky thistlelike heads of tiny fruitsBaccharis - shrubs of western hemisphere often having honey-scented flowers followed by silky thistlelike heads of tiny fruits; often used for erosion control
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Baccharis halimifolia, consumption weed, cotton-seed tree, groundsel bush, groundsel tree - a shrub of salt marshes of eastern and south central North America and West Indies; fruit is surrounded with white plumelike hairy tufts
Baccharis viminea, mule fat - California shrub with slender leafy shoots that are important browse for mule deer
Baccharis pilularis, chaparral broom, coyote brush, coyote bush, kidney wort - widely spreading evergreen shrub of southwestern United States with flower heads in a leafy panicle
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Green propolis is a type of propolis, which is extracted by bees mainly from the native shrub Baccharis dracunculifolia DC.
These galls may be slight modifications of host tissues, as the eriophyid galls on Cirsium arvense (Rancic et al., 2006), or may also be formed by hyperplasia, cell hypertrophy and/or parenchyma homogenization, as demonstrated for thrips-induced galls on several host plants (Raman & Ananthakrishnan, 1983; Gopinathan & Ananthakrishnan, 1985; Jorge et al., 2016), aphid galls induced by Eriosoma ulmi on Ulmus minor (Sano & Akimoto, 2011; Alvarez et al., 2013; Ferreira et al., 2017a), psyllid galls on Baccharis reticularia (Formiga et al., 2015), cecidomyiid galls induced by Dasinenra affinis on Viola odorata (Meyer, 1987), and sawfly (hymenopteran) galls on Salix spp.
Compuesta principalmente por especies de los generos: Stipa, Festuca, Calamagrostis, Poa, Baccharis, Gentiana, Lupinus, Culcitium, Chuquiraga, Senecio, Tafalla, Perezia, Werneria, Opuntia y Puya (Villiger 1981, Rivera 1985).
Biology and description of immature stages of Pentispa suturalis (Baly) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) on Baccharis bigelovii (Asteraceae).
Alguns estudos sobre a expansao da vegetacao florestal tem sido realizados no sul Brasil, como o de Oliveira e Pillar (2004), que observaram maior avanco em areas onde o campo apresentava abundancia de individuos de Baccharis uncinella DC., que podem promover o sombreamento.
Baccharis was the genus displaying the highest number of gall morphotypes (16), with seven species acting as hosts.
The smoothing cream-like gel also reduces uneven texture and has seven other plant extracts - organic aquatic mint, celosia, baccharis, scabious, horse chestnut, sunflower phospholipids and hazelnut oil - to help fight lumps and bumps.
Romerillo, or Chilean Little Rosemary (Baccharis linearis), is from the Asteraceae family and exhibits antimicrobial activity via the presence of constituents such as [gamma]-terpinene, limonene, terpinen-4-ol, [alpha]-cadinolol and [alpha]-cadinol (13).
De las 51 especies registradas en las siete localidades estudiadas, seis especies (Baccharis genistelloides (Lamarck) Persoon, Bidens pilosa L., Juglans neotropica Diels, Mutisia acuminata Ruiz & Pav., Baccharis latifolia (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers., y Buddleja coriacea Remy) comparten el conocimiento de uso en comunidades de las regiones de Cusco y Ancash.
Baccharis is the largest genus in the family Asteraceae, with over 500 species distributed throughout North and South America [1].