tobacco plant

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Noun1.tobacco plant - aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubstobacco plant - aromatic annual or perennial herbs and shrubs
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Nicotiana, Nicotiana - American and Asiatic aromatic herbs and shrubs with viscid foliage
flowering tobacco, Jasmine tobacco, Nicotiana alata - South American ornamental perennial having nocturnally fragrant greenish-white flowers
common tobacco, Nicotiana tabacum - tall erect South American herb with large ovate leaves and terminal clusters of tubular white or pink flowers; cultivated for its leaves
Indian tobacco, Nicotiana rustica, wild tobacco - tobacco plant of South America and Mexico
mustard tree, Nicotiana glauca, tree tobacco - evergreen South American shrub naturalized in United States; occasionally responsible for poisoning livestock
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 9, 2019-: Tobacco Plant 'Stickiness' Aids Helpful Insects, Plant Health
The short seller falsely states that Big Tobacco companies can supposedly create a VLNC tobacco plant with alleged 'low nicotine patents' and that Big Tobacco companies can supposedly meet the upcoming low nicotine rule being created by the U.S.
The Illinois team came up with the idea of implanting bits of algae DNA into the tobacco plant's cells to create a type of biological shortcut that would speed up photorespiration.
Also worth noting is that this tobacco-free nicotine has the same biological properties as the one derived from the tobacco plant. The advantage of this synthetic nicotine is that it does not have the foul smell and flavor of tobacco.
These were garlic, Andrographis paniculata (King of bitters); Chilli pepper seeds; lemongrass; Datura stramonium (Thornapple); Bitter kola seeds; tobacco plant; Ocimum gratissimum (Scent leaf); Sansevieria trifasciata (Mother-in-Law tongue); Turnera ulmifolia (Yellow alder); and Vetiveria zizanioides (Poaceae Vetiver).
The Prilep tobacco plant has prepared the key documents for the functioning of the company whose dominant owner is the state and the government should give the final say.
'The tobacco plant is dangerous; it is a poison but people like it because it gives an emotional feeling that makes one happy.'
To do this, we take leaves from the tobacco plant, rip them into smaller pieces, mix into compost or mulch, and sprinkle around the crops.
The SAA and Mango flights carried 300 passengers from Johannesburg to Cape Town on Boeing 737-800s using a blend of 30 percent aviation biofuel produced from Sunchem's nicotine-free tobacco plant Solaris, refined by AltAir Fuels and supplied by SkyNRG.
Trarade unions with Bulgaria's major tobacco holding Bulgartabac have called for Monday a demonstration against the decision to close down a Sofia-based tobacco plant.The decision, which was in force as of April 01 and left 420 people without employment, was a result of Bulgartabac's move to halt exports of cigarettes and other products to the Middle East.Workers will receive their salaries by the end of May.
The three steam boilers were installed in 1994 to bring steam heat to the factory when it was the Rothmans tobacco plant.
To produce therapeutic proteins inside a tobacco plant, genes for the desired antibodies are fused to genes for a natural tobacco virus.