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Definition of the noun eryngium maritimum

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  1. European evergreen eryngo with twisted spiny leaves naturalized on United States east coast; roots formerly used as an aphrodisiac

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Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

Type: Eryngium maritimum L. Eryngium maritimum L., Sp. PI. (1753) 233. Sea holly, eryngo; Fr. panicaut maritime; G. Stranddistel, Strand-Mannstreu; Russ. sinegolovnik primorskij. Coasts of southern Baltic Sea, North Sea, Mediterranean Sea, ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

sativus carrot Eryngium aquaticum water eryngo Eryngium campestre field eryngo snakeroot Eryngium foetidum cilantro culantro oregano deCartagena Eryngium maritimum eringoeryngo ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Modern Herbalism (1985)

A Comprehensive Guide to Practical Herbal Therapy by Simon Mills

Eryngium maritimum, eryngo. eryngo, Eringo, Sea holly, Eryngium maritimum L. Fam: Umbelliferae. The roots of a stiff erect branched perennial plant up to 30 cm high with smooth bluish-grey foliage and broad, stiff, sinuous leaves divided into ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Border Plants (1999)

by Hanneke Van Dijk

Eryngium maritimum or sea holly grows on sandy shores and is becoming so rare that it is an endangered species in some countries. This Eryngium agavifolium Eryngium planum 'Fliiela' to 60cm (2ft) and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

Eryngium Maritimum. Sea Holly. N. O. Umbelliferae. Tincture of whole plant, including root. Clinical.—C0ugh. Debility. Fever. Herpes. Sexual weakness. Skin eruption. Characteristics.—The maritime Eryngium (the beautiful plant growing on ...

Google previewChambers's Encyclopaedia, a Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1884)

Its root was formerly Sea Holly (Eryngium maritimum): a, a floret; b, a petal; c, a stamen; d, the pistil. much employed in some parts of Europe as a tonic. That of E . maritimum is used in the same way, and possesses the same properties ...

Google previewThe British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences (1809)

by William Nicholson

Eryngium maritimum. E. Eryngium. L.U. Brit. Rad. recens. Glycyrrbiza glabra. E. Glycyrrbiza. L. D. Eur. mer. Rad. Pulv. Decoct. Succ. spissat. Trocbisci Glycyrrliiz. E. L. D. ad libit. Catarrh., &c. Hordeum distichoD. E. , Hordeum. L. D. Cult. Semen.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Herbal Medicine (2016)

by Andrew Chevallier

Eryngium maritimum. Eryngium. maritimum. ( Apiaceae). Sea. Holly,. Eryngo. Description Evergreen perennial growing to 2 ft ( 60 cm). Has spiny silver leaves, and tiny flowers in summer. Habitat Sea holly is found ...

Google previewThe London Medical Dictionary, Including Under Distinct Heads Every Branch of Medecine (1809)

by Bartholomew Parr

helenium Arnica montana Achillea millefolium Valeriana officinalis Plantago major Viscum album Eryngium maritimum Daucus Carota Conium maculatum Ferula assa fatida Angelica aixkangclica Angelica sylvestris Phellandrium aquaticum ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum: or, Medical Dictionary ... Fourth edition (1839)

by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant

See Eryngium maritimum. Eavnomu Mutn'ruux. The systematic name of the sea- holly, or eryngo. Eryngium— fizliia radicalibus subrotundis, plicatis spinoris, ca. pitulia pelizmculatis, paleia m'cuspidatis, of Linnaeus. The root of this plant is ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

Eryngium maritimum White-spined. Eryngium spinâ-albâ and Eryngium Bourgati Esparto-grass. See Grass Espibawn. Chrysanthemum Leuoanthemum Euphorbium Gum-plant. Euphorbia resinifera Euphrasy ...

Google previewChamber's Encyclopaedia (1871)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People

Its root was formerly Sea Holly (Eryngium maritimum ): a, a floret; b, a petal; c, a stamen; d, the pistil. much employed in some parts of Europe as a tonic. That of E. maritimum is used in the same ...

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia (1818)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

Eryngium maritimum. E. Eryngium. L. D. Brit. Rad. recens. Glycyrrhiza glabra. E. Glycyrrhiza. L. D. - Eur, mer. Rad. Pulv. Decoct. Succ, spissat. Trochisci Glycyrrhiz .

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