greater celandine


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greater celandine

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(Plants) a Eurasian papaveraceous plant, Chelidonium majus, with yellow flowers and deeply divided leaves. Also called: swallowwort Compare lesser celandine
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Noun1.greater celandine - perennial herb with branched woody stock and bright yellow flowersgreater celandine - perennial herb with branched woody stock and bright yellow flowers
poppy - annual or biennial or perennial herbs having showy flowers
Chelidonium, genus Chelidonium - one species: greater celandine
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There is some published evidence for the use of artichoke leaf, ginger, greater celandine, licorice, peppermint, and turmeric as herbal medicines in the management of functional indigestion, as well as caraway seeds.
He wanted images of this wildflower to decorate his tomb but his relatives got it wrong and used the greater celandine, Chelidonium majus.
He wanted images of this wildflower to decorate his tomb - but they got it wrong and used the greater celandine, Chelidonium majus.
STW 5 and is a fixed herbal combination of a fresh plant extract from bitter candytuft (Iberis amara) and extracts from dried greater celandine herb, angelica root, lemon balm leaves, peppermint leaves, caraway fruit, liquorice root, chamomile flower and milk thistle fruit (Wegener and Wagner 2006).
* Avoid taking these supplements, identified by the Consumers Union as being linked by clinical reports or case reports to serious side effects: aconite, bitter orange, chaparral, colloidal silver, coltsfoot, comfrey, country mallow, germanium, greater celandine, kava, lobelia and yohimbe.
* Avoid these supplements, which have been linked by clinical reports or case reports to serious side effects: aconite, bitter orange, chaparral, colloidal silver, coltsfoot, comfrey, country mallow, germanium, greater celandine, kava, lobelia and yohimbe.
Dandelion, plantain, coltsfoot, stinging nettle, greater celandine and dozens of other plants were used medicinally.

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