Iresine herbstii

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Noun1.Iresine herbstii - South American plant having green to purple or red branches with green to purple ornamental foliage and spikes of insignificant woolly flowers with dry membranous bracts
bloodleaf - any plant of the genus Iresine having colored foliage
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The foliage of Iresine herbstii, commonly called beefsteak plant or blood leaf, amps up the color in containers.
eyes in guinea pig Melastomataceae (has not been applied in humans) 20 Iresine herbstii PPN-am-001 Infection Hook.
Murugan, "The green synthesis, characterization and evaluation of the biological activities of silver nanoparticles synthesized from Iresine herbstii leaf aqueous extracts," Colloids and Surfaces B, vol.