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Chenopodium

Chenopodium

The dried ripe fruit of chenopodium ambrosoides (family Chenopodiaceae), American wormwood, from which a volatile oil is distilled and used as an anthelmintic.

Synonym: jesuit tea, mexican tea, wormseed.

Origin: g. Chen, goose, _ pous (pod-), foot


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Help needed to identify plant please!

When I first looked I thought Chenopodium quinoa? Quite long flower spikes aren't they! http://www.tradewindsfruit.com/quinoa2.jpg ps beautiful garden display by the way!

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by helenfh
Tue May 03, 2011 4:15 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... Husemann, W., A. Plohr and W. Barz (1979) Photosynthetic characteristics of photomixotrophic. and photoautotrophic cell suspension cultures of Chenopodium ... pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/22/5/917.pdf - Similar pages _____________________________________ and Barz, I posted about how bad ...

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by London
Sun Oct 01, 2006 8:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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