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botanical.com - A Modern Herbal | Angelica - Herb Profile and Information
... warm, aromatic, bitterish and somewhat musky. These properties are extracted by alcohol and less perfectly by water. If the plants are well grown, the leaves may be cut for use the summer after transplanting. ... for feverish conditions, acting as a diaphoretic. An infusion may be made by pouring a pint of boiling water on an ounce of the bruised root, and two tablespoonsful of this should be given ...
botanical.com - A Modern Herbal | Basil, Bush - Herb Profile and Information
... dried leaves, in the form of snuff, are said to be a cure for nervous headaches. An infusion of the green herb in boiling water is good for all obstructions of the internal organs, arrests vomiting and allays nausea. The seeds have been reckoned efficacious against the poison of serpents, both taken internally and laid upon the wound. They are also said to ...
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CPs Terrarium: Designing a Terrarium
... plastic wedges, a bed of inert material as perlite sparates cultivating medium by mezzanine hence by water. See picture below: Yellow circles are the plastic wedges which serves as support. The upper red ... water became tea like. When logs won't dirty water, put them into boiling water for a few minutes, this should destroy mould spores. Therefore choose the position into the Terrarium. To increase ...
Preserving Food: Freezing Fruits
... burn. Other Unsweetened Packs -- In addition to a dry pack, unsweetened fruit can be packaged in water, juice or pectin syrup. Unsweetened packs generally yield a product that does not have the plump texture ... and pit firm, ripe apricots. Peel and slice if desired. If apricots are not peeled, heat in boiling water for 1/2 minute to keep skins from toughening during freezing. Cool in cold water, ...
Preserving Food: Freezing Vegetables
... be cooked without thawing. Directions for Freezing Vegetables Table 1. Vegetable Preparation Blanching Time (in boiling water unless stated) Globe Artichoke Hearts Select those with uniformly green color, compact globes and ... the stem just below the heart and trim any woody portions. Wash hearts in cold water and drain. Blanch, cool and drain. Pack, leaving no headspace. Seal and freeze. 7 minutes ...
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Ethnobotany Garden - "JL Hudson on Seed Germination"
... years! Small round or heart-shaped prothallia will then form. Begin to mist lightly with distilled water weekly to enable the fertilization of the egg cells, until true fronds develop. Transplan sporelings when large ... the seeds to swell. At least 4-5 times their volume of water is used. Or the seeds are dipped into boiling water for 10 seconds to 3 minutes. Produces erratic results, often killing ...
Bacteria in Drinking Water, Bulletin 795-89
... water for years and we're OK Disinfection Methods Emergency Disinfection Boiling water is extremely effective as a disinfectant. Vigorous boiling for one minute kills bacteria, including disease causing organisms and giardia cysts. ... for 30 minutes. A few drops of chlorine bleach can be added to a gallon of water in an emergency or on a camping trip. Available Chlorine in Bleach Number of Drops to ...
Microorganisms, Bacteria, and Viruses in Drinking Water
... , these treatments may not work (4). If cryptosporidium is a concern in your area, boiling your water for at least one minute is an effective way to kill it (6). As with ... and Health.1977. National Academy of Sciences, Washington D.C. 1977. URL References: Bacteria and Drinking Water Supplied by Private Wells, Frequently Asked Questions. (no date), National Groundwater Association: URL: http://www. ...
Purifying Your Tap Water - Natural Life Magazine September/October 2005
... filtering with reverse osmosis (RO). RO uses a semi-permeable membrane filter to separate the water from contaminants. It is highly effective in removing impurities like dissolved solids, turbidity, asbestos, lead ... treated by RO lacks minerals and oxygen, and can have a flat taste. Distillation units evaporate water by boiling, then re-condense the vapor in an effort to separate the evaporated ...
Open Directory - Home: Cooking: Canning and Freezing
... by canning or freezing. Includes syrup, jelly and relish recipes. Lesley's Recipe Archive: Canning Recipes - Recipes for pickles, relish, and jams, plus a tips and techniques page for boiling water canners. Mountain Breeze Home Canning - Canning recipes from Kentucky. National Center for Home Food Preservation - Information on home food freezing, drying, canning, pickling, and smoking for home ...
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