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Noun1.Lycium - deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spinyLycium - deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
boxthorn, matrimony vine - any of various shrubs or vines of the genus Lycium with showy flowers and bright berries
Christmas berry, Christmasberry, Lycium carolinianum - spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having spreading branches usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries
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It can concluded that the high protein, moderate fiber contents and high in vitro digestibility found in Ammophila arenaria, Trigonella maritime and Vicia monantha, Vicia sativa, Ononis vaginalis, Atriplex nummularia and Lycium shawii make them good quality wild forage plant species that can be used in ruminants' nutrition under Egyptian rangelands conditions.
Estes resultados corroboram com os do estudo de Shan e colaboradores, (2011) no qual foram administrados oralmente polissacarideos do Lycium barbarum (LBP) em ratos por 28 dias, sem que isso apresentasse efeito no peso dos mesmos.
Sarcomphalus mistol, Lycium ciliatum, Maytenus vitisidaea para la perisalina; Cantinoa mutabilis, Maytenus vitis-idaea, y Acacia sp.
A decoction of the stem of the plant Lycium shawii, (41) known asgharqad, is used to purify and detoxify the digestive and circulatory systems.
Recent years, more and more people pay attention to Lycium barbarum which is one of traditional Chinese medicines and has complex mechanism of lead removing.
The plants are definitely Lycium barbarum, and the nutrients are as high as, or higher than, any fruit from China.
De surcroit, 11 perimetres d'ameliorations sylvo-pastorales sont en cours de plantation sur une superficie de 1600 ha a base d'Atriplex, d'Acacias, de Cactus et de Lycium, conduits essentiellement dans les zones a tres forte pression pastorale, en l'occurrence le plateau central de Khouribga et subsidiairement dans le plateau de phosphate de Youssoufia.
Goji is the fruit of Lycium barbarum and Lycium chinense, two closely related species of boxthorn in the family Solanaceae (which also includes potato, tomato, eggplant, tobacco, etc).
As part of this effort we investigated the root bark of Berberis lycium (barberry) as a potential source of compounds with anticoccidial activity.