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A Modern Herbal - Editor's Introduction
... accustomed to the Latin names may be shocked to find Taraxacum under Dandelion, Podophyllum under Mandrake, and Calendula under Marigold. The very names of the plants are so interesting; the names ...
botanical.com

POTATOES- the 1600s - DIVERSITY
... by seeds, not tubers. There were other suspicious associations too - the berries resembled the mandrake's and deadly nightshade's. (In fact the potato belongs to the family SOLANACEAE, whose members include tomatoes, eggplant, sweet pepper, deadly nightshade, mandrake, tobacco and henbane.) Fevers and infectious diseases were thought to come from inflamed blood. ...
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A brief history of health and medicine by John Silveira Issue #100
... which go back to prehistory, were also used. These included opiates, cannabis, cocaine, alcohol, and mandrake. But it wasn’t until the 19th century that the first “chemical” anesthetics were used ...
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Alkaloids
... CRIMSON SPOT ROCKROSE LICORICE LILY OF THE VALLEY LOVE IN A MIST LORDS-AND-LADIES MANDRAKE MARVEL OF PERU MATÉ MEADOW SAFFRON MONKSHOOD NASTURTIUM NUX VOMICA OLEANDER OPIUM POPPY PERUVIAN TRUMPET ...
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"M" Common Name Index
... "M" Common Name Index Mace Madder Magnolia Maidenhair Malabar Nut Male Fern Mallows Manaca Mandioca Mandrake Mandrake, American Manna Manzanillo Maples Mare's Tail Marigold Marigold, Bur Marigold, Marsh Marjoram, Sweet Marjoram ...
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... Belladonna, enchanter's nightshade, apples of Sodom (Atropa belladonna) Jimson's weed (Datura spp.) Mandrake (Mandagora officinarum) SOLANACEAE, Nightshade Family There are many interesting alkaloids in the Solanaceae, the ... secret mission. Michael Landon was turned into a teenage werewolf by injections of scopolamine! Mandrake gets its vernacular name from the vague resemblance of its root to the ...
www.botgard.ucla.edu

Wisconsin Vascular Plants: Search Results
... L. Podophyllum (Genus Information, Photo Gallery and Map Gallery) Podophyllum peltatum L. * + May-apple, wild mandrake Podophyllum peltatum L. f. aphyllum Plitt Podophyllum peltatum L. f. biltmoreanum Steyerm. Podophyllum peltatum L ...
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THE DOCTRING OF SIGNATURES
... = expel intestinal parasites pilewort = cure hemorrhoids ginseng = "man essense," used as a general human panacea mandrake = promote sexual passion in females black-eye root = remove bruise discoloration maidenhair fern = cure for ...
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CRFG Book Service
... by Andreas Miessmer, Deborah Morgenthal Read a review The Fascinating World of the Nightshades : Tobacco, Mandrake, Potato, Tomato, Pepper, Eggplant, Etc. by Charles B. Heiser Read a review The Food Lover ...
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Open Directory - Bookmarks: M
... (0) man3di (1) mandiapple (0) mandie (0) mandolina (0) mandoline (0) mandolinman (0) mandra (0) mandrake (0) mandy (0) mandygirl (0) mandyky (1,530) mandytaylor (0) manevil (0) manfred (0) manfromglad ...
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