Santolina


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santolina

(ˌsæntəˈliːnə)
n
(Plants) any plant of the evergreen Mediterranean genus Santolina, esp S. chamaecyparissus, grown for its silvery-grey felted foliage: family Asteraceae (composites)
[New Latin, altered from santonica]
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Noun1.santolina - genus of Mediterranean subshrubs with rayless flower headsSantolina - genus of Mediterranean subshrubs with rayless flower heads
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
lavender cotton, Santolina chamaecyparissus - branching aromatic Mediterranean shrub with woolly stems and leaves and yellow flowers
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Santolina was one of the herbs, mixed with chamomile, coltsfoot and carob syrup to produce herbal tobacco.
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With a bit of luck we'll have had some heat and sunshine by August and lavender, sage, phlomis and santolina will be at their Mediterranean best.
Buolos mentions that the plant, Santolina chamaecyparissus is used in North Africa as a remedy against intestinal worms and as a spasmolyticum, among other uses.
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Santolina is a small plant with silvery leaves and tight yellow flowers.
Mediterranean-|LOOKING plants with silvery or hairy foliage - santolina (cotton lavender), verbascum, phlomis (Jerusalem sage) stachys (lamb's ears), ballota, convolvulus and lavender are all hardy.
In summer, Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote' is perhaps the most reliable variety of English lavender, whose dark blue fragrant flowers and aromatic grey-green foliage are perfect with any silver foliage subjects, such as Santolina chamaecyparissus and Helichrysum italicum.
Esto indica que hay mayor concentracion de los pinenos en la senal cromatografica de monoterpeno 1, identificada como la santolina tireno (Ramon et al.
Studied material: Junin de los Andes (Neuquen), Santolina chamaecyparissus (Asteraceae, lavender cotton), ornamental, 13-XII-2009, several dozen of viviparous female apterae.
Specific essential oil compounds of Tansy from Pancevo industrial zone were: germacrene-D, [alpha]-cadinol, longiborneol, pinocarvone, santolina alcohol, spathulenol, a-thujone and undecane (Table 2).