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full of sharp points or prickles; armed or covered with prickles; as, a prickly shrub.

(Science: botany) Prickly ash, any one of several species of south American burrowing rodents belonging to Ctenomys and allied genera. The hair is usually intermingled with sharp spines.

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Identifying a flowering tree/plant

... said it was the flower, which was derived from many pods growing tightly together, appearing to be one. The dried seeds are in individual, brown, prickly pods, about 1" in diameter. 5) I can't remember the leaves but the trunk was about 1-1/2" at the base. 6) The plant was about 3' in ...

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by steve16428
Sun Jun 01, 2008 3:17 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Identifying a flowering tree/plant
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The Fiber Disease

... they, as does the NIH, the USDA and the FDA for allowing them to proceed with altering nature. I am tired, and being bit by bugs again, with the prickly hairy situation starting again. It is a cycle. Until any or all docs recognize the Entomological beginning and botanical beginnings of these, ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Oct 05, 2006 2:42 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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