Lolium temulentum


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Related to Lolium temulentum: Lolium multiflorum, darnel
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Noun1.Lolium temulentum - weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated landLolium temulentum - weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous
rye grass, ryegrass - any of several annual or perennial Eurasian grasses
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In 1853 Pereira refers to herbal treatment of symptoms associated with the climacteric period with Lolium temulentum (bearded darnell) which had been successfully used by Fantoni 'in the case of a widow who, at the climacteric period, was affected with giddiness, headache and epistaxis which had resisted various other remedies' (Pereira 1853).
There is interest in their capacity to behave as diploidizing agents for chromosome pairing in certain alopolyploid hybrids, such as Lolium temulentum x Lolium perenne hybrids (JENKINS, 1986; JONES et al.
Anther culture of Lolium temulentum, Festuca pratensis and Lolium x Festuca hybrids.