Ledum groenlandicum


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Noun1.Ledum groenlandicum - evergreen shrub of eastern North America having white or creamy bell-shaped flowers and dark green hairy leaves used for tea during American RevolutionLedum groenlandicum - evergreen shrub of eastern North America having white or creamy bell-shaped flowers and dark green hairy leaves used for tea during American Revolution
genus Ledum, Ledum - evergreen shrubs of north temperate regions
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Alder [Alnus sp(p).], willow [Salix sp(p).], blueberry [Vaccinium sp(p).], and Labrador-tea (Ledum groenlandicum) were locally common.
Another problem with the lists for "Documented Properties" and "Practical Uses" is that they can be contradictory, as in the case of Ledum groenlandicum. Practical Uses include calming, reducing stress, and improving mental clarity and alertness.
Why ruin a Dover sole with the foul pungency of asafoetida ("divel's dreck") or poison oneself with overbrewed Ledum groenlandicum (Labrador tea)?
Over time, the number and density of vascular plants increased, the vegetation became noticeably more woody, and lodgepole (or shore) pine (Pinus contorta), Labrador tea (Ledum groenlandicum), black spruce (Picea mariana), Arctic willow (Salix arctica), and scrub birch (Betula glandulosa) flourished amid various mosses, herbs, and sedges (Carex spp).
menziesii 7b Garry oak Quercus garryana 8 arbutus Arbutus menziesii 8 western flowering dogwood Cornus nuttallii 8 Monkey-puzzle Araucaria araucana Zone hardiness of some indicator shrubs 0 northern Labrador-tea Ledum decumbens 1 Saskatoon serviceberry Amelanchier alnifolia 1 hedge cotoneaster Cotoneaster lucidus 1 silver buffalo-berry Shepherdia argentea la Labrador-tea Ledum groenlandicum 2 Siberian pea-tree Caragana arborescens 2 Siberian dogwood Cornus alba `Sibirica' 2 European cotoneaster Cotoneaster integerrima 2 silverberry Elaeagnus commutata 2b common juniper Juniperus communis var.
The herbaceous layer is mostly composed of sphagnum moss (Sphagnum spp.) with minor expressions of bunch berry (Cornus canadensis L.), cranberry (Vaccinium spp.), dewberry (Rubus spp.), fireweed (Epilobium augustifolium L.), labrador tea (Ledum groenlandicum (Oeder)), reindeer moss (Cladina spp.), rose (Rosa spp.), and spikemoss (Lycopodium complanatum L.).
mariana), and tamarack (Larix laricina), with a layer of lichens and mosses on the soil surface and often a low shrub layer of, for example, Labrador tea (Ledum groenlandicum).
Florida, USA 18-42 Cold-temperate (boreal) evergreen forests [+] 1) On richer soil Picea glauca (+ Linnaea borealis in Alberta; Canada 13-37 HL) Picea glauca (+ Aralia nudicaulis in 12-18 HL) 2) On poorer soil Picea mariana (+ Ledum groenlandicum Alberta, Canada 10-60 in SL) Picea mariana Canada 20 Pinus banksiana 45 Temperate deciduous forests 1) On moister soil Fagus grandifolia and Acer saccharum SW.
* * White birch Betula papyrifera * * Leatherleaf Chamaedaphne calyculata * Alternate-leaved dogwood Cornus alternifolia * Red-osier dogwood Cornus stolonifera * * Beaked hazelnut Corylus cornuta * Northern bush honeysuckle Diervilla lonicera * Dwarf huckleberry Galussacia dumosa * Sheep laurel Kalmia angustifolia * * Bog laurel Kalmia polifolia * Larch Larix laricina * Labrador tea Ledum groenlandicum * * Northern honeysuckle Lonicera villosa * Sweet gale Myrica gale * Mountain holly Nemopanthus mucronata * * White spruce Picea glauca * * Black spruce Picea mariana * * Cherry Prunus spp.