Solomons seal


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Sol′omon's seal′


n.
a talismanic symbol in the form of an interlaced outline of either a five-pointed or six-pointed star.
[1535–45]

Sol′omon's-seal`



n.
any plant of the genus Polygonatum, of the lily family, having a thick rootstock bearing seallike scars, greenish yellow flowers, and red or blue berries.
[1535–45]
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Collared late by Cautious Approach in Killarney on Saturday, Joe Murphy's Solomons Seal might take full advantage of the inside stall in the first division of the P&M Green Energy Cottages Handicap over just short of a mile.
4 Step up in trip for Solomons Seal The Joseph Murphy-trained Solomons Seal, a three-length winner over a mile at Killarney a week ago, steps up in trip and has an 8lb hike in the ratings to overcome when he bids for a third win against nine rivals in the 1m21/2f handicap at Sligo (7.30).
In spring, when the gooseberry sawfly has a crack at the leaves on my gooseberries and blackcurrants - and solomons seal - I spray with a contact insecticide.