willow herb


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willow herb

n.

wil′low herb`


n.
any plant of the genus Epilobium, of the evening primrose family. Compare fireweed.
[1570–80]
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*The extracts are: Hibiscus Sabdarrifa, Azadirachta indica, carica papaya,Graviola, stinging Nettle, Zanthoxyllum zanthoxyloides, small willow herb, saw palmetto, pumpkinseeds,cyperus esculentus, Altsonia Boonei, Africa black pepper, Allium Sativum, Zingiber Officinale and many more blended together.
* Roots such as willow herb and turmeric offer many compounds that can provide skin benefits.
Annora Brown, Water Willow Herb, 1959, watercolour and casein, Glenbow Museum, 59.17.33
The Wildlife in Action prize went to Annie Charnley of Newcastle for her photograph of a Large White butterfly and willow herb at Bamburgh in Northumberland, which she titled: "Not a Care in the World."
Many plants classed as weeds are incredibly beautiful in their own right such as cow parsley, native grasses, buttercups and rosebay willow herb (epilobium angustifolium), often seen clothing railway embankments.
Ymhen dyddiau dywewdodd wrth fy nhad mai planhigyn o Seland Newydd oedd wedi ei adnabod a'r enw New Zealand Willow Herb, ac mae'n debyg ei fod wedi dod drosodd mewn balast llong i'r cei yn Nhrefor, a rywsut ar un o'r tryciau a gariai'r cerrig, ac i ben y mynydd ac wedi egino yno - gwyrth os bu un erioed.
Extracts of Alpine willow herb and pomegranate are meant to promote a fresh, matte appearance and I liked the no-shine finish and the dewy appearance it gave my skin.
spot treatments 1 Montagne Jeunesse Break-Out Mask, pounds 1.49 from pharmacies Contains antibacterial tea tree, calming witch hazel and soothing Canadian willow herb to help deep-cleanse blocked pores and heal spotty skin.
It was gloriously warm even at 10.30am and the stream banks were riot of colour - the frothy ivory lace of cow parsley; deep blush pink of campions and great willow herb - (also called by the old-fashioned name of codlins and cream - codlin was an apple) and Indian balsam; snow white splashes of bindweed and the sunshine yellow of ragwort.
Willow herb tea or preparation are available and relatively popular in the European market, and claimed to be effective inter alia because of their anti-inflammatory activity.