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Noun1.Cynara - artichokeCynara - artichoke; cardoon      
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
artichoke, artichoke plant, Cynara scolymus, globe artichoke - Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head
cardoon, Cynara cardunculus - southern European plant having spiny leaves and purple flowers cultivated for its edible leafstalks and roots
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But the cardoon (Cynara cardunculus) has a far wider range: [9] it occurs in these latitudes on both sides of the, Cordillera, across the continent.
2862), has described a variety of the Cynara from this part of South America under the name of inermis.
In my garden I have the wonderful Cynara cardunculus, or cardoon, which has huge deeply cut silver leaves and a flower stem that can reach 6ft with large buds that look like artichoke flowers.
This new approach to blood sugar support formulated by internationally renowned clinical herbalist, educator and author David Winston RH(AHG) contains: hydroalcoholic extracts of bitter melon fruit (Momordica charantia), cinnamon bark (Cinnamomum verum), fenugreek seed (Trigonella foenum-graecum), olive leaf (Olea europaea), artichoke leaf (Cynara scolymus), holy basil herb (Ocimum tenuiflorum), and lycium fruit (Lycium barbarum).
Caridad Villamor-Yee as RTC judges in Makati City; Caroline Tobias, Cynara Hannah Cayton and Renato Enciso as RTC judges in the City of Manila; Rhodora Gines Arrocena as metropolitan trial court (MTC) judge in Buguey, Cagayan; and Edwina Belcina Monceda as metropolitan trial circuit court (MTCC) judge in Canlaon City, Negros Oriental.
Cynara scolymus (Globe artichoke) contains bitter constituents and has a bitter action (25) as well as a choleretic action (stimulates bile acid secretion).
O Memento Fitoterapico-Farmacopeia Brasileira, apresenta dois fitoterapicos que auxiliam o funcionamento hepatico, sendo eles Cynara scolymus L.
Antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of ethanol extracts of Cynara scolymus (Cynarae folium, Asteraceae family).
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 28 May 2017: A team from the Spanish Mission of the National Archaeological Museum in Madrid has discovered a large engraved block of red granite during excavations at the Cynara temple at El Bahnasaa in Beni Suef Governorate announced Dr.
These drugs are obtained from the espinheira-santa (Maytenus officinalis), guaco (Mikania glomerata), artichoke (Cynara scolymus), sacred shell (Rhamnus purshiana), aroeira (Schinus terebenthifolius), devil's claw (Harpagophytum procumbens), soy isoflavone (Glycine max) and cat's claw (Uncaria tomentosa).