Hedera: A plant genus of the family ARALIACEAE. Members contain hederin (olean-12-ene) type TRITERPENES.Coriandrum: A plant genus of the family APIACEAE. The leaves are the source of cilantro and the seeds are the source of coriander, both of which are used in SPICES.Plant Transpiration: The loss of water vapor by plants to the atmosphere. It occurs mainly from the leaves through pores (stomata) whose primary function is gas exchange. The water is replaced by a continuous column of water moving upwards from the roots within the xylem vessels. (Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)Saponins: A type of glycoside widely distributed in plants. Each consists of a sapogenin as the aglycone moiety, and a sugar. The sapogenin may be a steroid or a triterpene and the sugar may be glucose, galactose, a pentose, or a methylpentose.Plant Preparations: Material prepared from plants.Araliaceae: The ginseng plant family of the order Apiales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida. Leaves are generally alternate, large, and compound. Flowers are five-parted and arranged in compound flat-topped umbels. The fruit is a berry or (rarely) a drupe (a one-seeded fruit). It is well known for plant preparations used as adaptogens (immune support and anti-fatigue).Rhizome: Root-like underground horizontal stem of plants that produces shoots above and roots below. Distinguished from true roots which don't have buds and nodes. Similar to true roots in being underground and thickened by storage deposits.Fruit: The fleshy or dry ripened ovary of a plant, enclosing the seed or seeds.Inflorescence: A cluster of FLOWERS (as opposed to a solitary flower) arranged on a main stem of a plant.Flowers: The reproductive organs of plants.Pimpinella: A plant genus in the family APIACEAE (Umbelliferae) that is used in SPICES and is a source of anethole.Ribs: A set of twelve curved bones which connect to the vertebral column posteriorly, and terminate anteriorly as costal cartilage. Together, they form a protective cage around the internal thoracic organs.New York CityIntroduced Species: Non-native organisms brought into a region, habitat, or ECOSYSTEM by human activity.Plants, Genetically Modified: PLANTS, or their progeny, whose GENOME has been altered by GENETIC ENGINEERING.Plant Leaves: Expanded structures, usually green, of vascular plants, characteristically consisting of a bladelike expansion attached to a stem, and functioning as the principal organ of photosynthesis and transpiration. (American Heritage Dictionary, 2d ed)Plant Proteins: Proteins found in plants (flowers, herbs, shrubs, trees, etc.). The concept does not include proteins found in vegetables for which VEGETABLE PROTEINS is available.Plant Extracts: Concentrated pharmaceutical preparations of plants obtained by removing active constituents with a suitable solvent, which is evaporated away, and adjusting the residue to a prescribed standard.Plant Roots: The usually underground portions of a plant that serve as support, store food, and through which water and mineral nutrients enter the plant. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 1982; Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)Eleutherococcus: A plant genus in the family ARALIACEAE, order Apiales, subclass Rosidae. It is best known as an adaptogen and a substitute for PANAX GINSENG.Acanthopanax: A plant genus of the family ARALIACEAE. Ciwujia extract, which is prepared from plants of this genus, contains ciwujianosides and is used to enhance PHYSICAL ENDURANCE.Panax: An araliaceous genus of plants that contains a number of pharmacologically active agents used as stimulants, sedatives, and tonics, especially in traditional medicine. Sometimes confused with Siberian ginseng (ELEUTHEROCOCCUS).Folklore: The common orally transmitted traditions, myths, festivals, songs, superstitions, and stories of all peoples.FloridaAtlases as Topic: Collections of illustrative plates, charts, etc., usually with explanatory captions.Classification: The systematic arrangement of entities in any field into categories classes based on common characteristics such as properties, morphology, subject matter, etc.Dalbergia: A plant genus of the family FABACEAE. Members of this genus can cause CONTACT DERMATITIS.Cecropia Plant: A plant genus of the family CECROPIACEAE. Hypotensive and hypoglycemic effects have been observed in animals after ingesting members of this genus. There is no relation to cecropia moth (Hyalophora cecropia) see MOTHS.MuseumsAmpelopsis: A plant genus of the family VITACEAE. Members contain momordin and SITOSTEROLS.Vitaceae: A plant family of the order Rhamnales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida, best known for the VITIS genus, the source of grapes.Trees: Woody, usually tall, perennial higher plants (Angiosperms, Gymnosperms, and some Pterophyta) having usually a main stem and numerous branches.Proteaceae: A plant family of the order Proteales, subclass Rosidae class Magnoliopsida. Cluster roots, bottlebrush-like clusters of rootlets which form in response to poor soil, are common in this family.Wetlands: Environments or habitats at the interface between truly terrestrial ecosystems and truly aquatic systems making them different from each yet highly dependent on both. Adaptations to low soil oxygen characterize many wetland species.Coniferophyta: A plant division of GYMNOSPERMS consisting of cone-bearing trees and shrubs.
  • These findings, combined with autecological information suggest that Hedera helix, Mercurialis perennis, Pteridium aquilinum and Rubus fruticosus have the potential to become 'over-dominant' and perhaps may impinge on other field-layer species. (nerc.ac.uk)
  • The Plants Database includes the following 1 subspecies of Hedera helix . (usda.gov)
  • The family includes 254 species of trees, shrubs, lianas and perennial herbaceous plants into 2 subfamilies. (absoluteastronomy.com)
  • Weed Wrangle®, is a one-day, citywide, volunteer effort to help rescue our public parks and green spaces from invasive species through hands-on removal of especially harmful trees, vines and flowering plants. (constantcontact.com)
  • This variety is a popular ornamental selection in the U. S., but as is the case with species plants, it is considered to be invasive in certain areas such as in the Pacific Northwest. (missouribotanicalgarden.org)
  • Although superficially bilaterally symmetric, elliptical Fourier descriptor (EFD) analysis in Arabidopsis thaliana , in addition to simple measurements in the shifts between leaflet placement along the left and right sides of Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) leaves, reveals that plants in these species produce leaves biased to be left- or right-handed [ 5 ]. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • Due to the detrimental impacts of invasive plant species, city authorities are required to initiate programs to control or eradicate the plants. (frontiersin.org)
  • In the light of the conducted observations, it seems that selectivity of particular herbicides for prairie cordgrass plants and their effectiveness on particular weed species depend mainly on the growing phase of the plants as well as on particular weed species. (openaire.eu)
  • Spider plants (chlorophytum species) are great pollution fighters, grow well in moderate light, and attract few insects. (pnmag.com)
  • COSEWIC would like to acknowledge James Miskelly for writing the status report on the Seaside Birds-foot Lotus, Lotus formosissimus in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Erich Haber, Co-chair, COSEWIC Vascular Plants Species Specialist Subcommittee. (gc.ca)
  • Herbaceous plants such as ferns, grasses, and many species of perennials. (crd.bc.ca)
  • Garry Oak meadows host a wide variety of rare and endangered species of plants and wildlife. (crd.bc.ca)
  • The goal of creating more public green space along Bowker Creek, as outlined in the Watershed Management Plan, will also provide an opportunity to increase wildlife habitat, particularly if invasive plants are removed and native species re-introduced wherever possible. (crd.bc.ca)
  • The Endangered Species Act does more than ensure a legally binding safety net for animals and plants facing extinction. (ecowatch.com)
  • Oregon and Washington State each designated this species noxious, because it chokes out other plants and can overwhelm trees. (sightline.org)
  • 8 ) All metals were detected in the dry biomass of the plants which suggests potential of the species as a bioindicator of environmental pollution. (stuartxchange.org)
  • Hedera helix is an evergreen climbing plant, growing to 20-30 m (66-98 ft) high where suitable surfaces ( trees , cliffs , walls ) are available, and also growing as groundcover where no vertical surfaces occur. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aplin (1976) noted that in Western Australia this species was suspected of having caused an irritating rash in a person who had handled the plant. (botanical-dermatology-database.info)
  • Colchicum autumnale L. (Colchicaceae) is classed as an endangered plant species in Ireland, with a highly localised distribution centred on the Nore Valley in the southeast. (springer.com)
  • The study illustrates the point that a broader geographical perspective is fundamental to the assessment of the conservation status of regionally threatened plant species. (springer.com)
  • Ivy (Hedera species) is an evergreen plant that is ideal for growing in hanging baskets given its vinelike, flowing growth. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Many invasive non-native plant species are now present in this watershed. (crd.bc.ca)
  • Despite an alarming UN report that warns one million plant and animal species face extinction due to human activity, the Trump administration is poised to hasten species on their path to extinction by eroding critical wildlife protections. (ecowatch.com)
  • In order to proof the viability of the Waterboxx® plant cocoon on a demonstration scale and to assess its results, the project foresees planting of a variety of species on a variety of soil types in lots which range from bare land to mountains to a waste dump (a total of 63 Ha, all located in areas with a moderately dry to extremely dry climate). (groasis.com)
  • The English ivy plant (Hedera helix) is native to Europe, western Asia and northern Africa, but is grown nationwide in the United States, according to the Plant Conservation Alliance's Alien Plant Working Group. (ehow.com)
  • English ivy is considered an invasive species and unwanted in many areas, but is also a popular ornamental plant. (ehow.com)
  • Invasive plant and animal species have had devastating impacts on the native ecology of many natural areas and are one of the greatest threats to biodiversity in our world today. (stanleyparkecology.ca)
  • In Stanley Park, there are 72 non-native, invasive plant species. (stanleyparkecology.ca)
  • Like most of North America, the Northwest has a real problem with invasive plant species, sometimes called "noxious weeds. (sightline.org)
  • 2004. A detailed examination of the succulent plant species covered by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, with a full bibliography and sections on identification, impelementation and enforcement. (balogh.com)
  • 2004. This training manual provides a comprehensive guide to the application of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) to the major plant groups. (balogh.com)
  • However, in Britain high levels of dominance by a small number of aggressive native plant species may have an equal, or greater, impact on the richness of native woodlands. (nerc.ac.uk)
  • During the foraging, bees can capture nectar, pollen, propolis from the buds of various botanic species, honeydew from the aphids of infested plant and water from wells and irrigation ditches. (scirp.org)
  • Parks and natural areas represent ideal sites for installing experimental beehives: high quality honey can be produced in these places, because they are less exposed to pollution than other areas, and specific studies of the environmental botanical composition can be conducted, because of their abundance in plant species. (scirp.org)
  • the visitation of flowers by pollinating insects is crucial for the reproduction and conservation of almost 80% of angiosperm plant species . (scirp.org)
  • The roots of most vascular plant species enter into symbiosis with certain fungi to form mycorrhizas , and a large range of other organisms including bacteria also closely associate with roots. (wikidoc.org)
  • For this reason, water that is saline is more difficult for most plant species to absorb. (wikidoc.org)
  • The known distribution of Arula petunia is from the east coast of South Africa from Tanskei to northern Natal, and there are additional photographic records of similar species or relatives from Bali, Indonesia ( McFadden and Ofwegen 2012 ), Oman ( Weinberg 2017 ) and Sabah, Malaysia (Lau pers. (pensoft.net)
  • Within its native range, the species is greatly valued for attracting wildlife. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other species are native to temperate regions, and some species have become widely distributed by horticulture and as houseplants. (botanical-dermatology-database.info)
  • Natural history photographer Clay Bolt embarked on a multi-year quest to tell the stories of our native bees, and one elusive species - the Rusty-patched Bumble Bee - became his white whale. (constantcontact.com)
  • than native species. (frontiersin.org)
  • The high resolution Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism genetic fingerprinting technique was used to clarify a question over the native status of the species and to assess its Irish conservation status through comparison with populations throughout northwestern Europe. (springer.com)
  • Seeds of several native species feed siskins and redpolls. (garden.org)
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedera_helix In fact, climate change is likely to make the region's weed problem worse: warmer summers and winters can make it easier for non-native weeds to gain a foothold and spread. (sightline.org)
  • We have only one native species: the Carolina mantid ( Stagmomantis carolina ). (colinpurrington.com)
  • The second part of the study traces the progress made by several of the more notorious exotic weed species and compares their distribution with those of some prevalent native groundcovers. (beslter.org)
  • Native dominants in British woodland - a potential cause of reduced species-richness? (nerc.ac.uk)
  • Here, we examine this hypothesis by modelling the realized niche of native-dominant species along the principal coenocline of British woodlands, and examined niche overlaps with 78 woodland specialist species and two alien species. (nerc.ac.uk)
  • Four native species had a much greater cover than all other field-layer species, and between them they entirely covered the response range of all other field-layer species, replacing one another along the coenocline. (nerc.ac.uk)
  • Understanding how woodland communities remain diverse, even in the presence of aggressive native species, may provide insights into how the impact of exotic invasive species can be managed. (nerc.ac.uk)
  • The extent and causes of bee decline can be attributed to habitat loss and fragmentation, climate change, non-native species, pesticides, genetically modified crops and parasite infection from the fungal pathogen Nosema virus . (scirp.org)
  • Chinese tallows are very competitive, and they have no natural predators here like in their native China," said Karan Rawlins, an invasive species specialist at the University of Georgia's Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health. (blogspot.com)
  • Hedera angularis (Hibberd) Carrière, Rev. Hort. (usf.edu)
  • Hedera donerailensis (Hibberd) K. Koch, Dendrologie 1: 680. (usf.edu)
  • Hedera donerailensis (Hibberd) K. Koch, forma minor (Hibberd) Paul, Gard. (usf.edu)
  • Evolutionary relay refers to independent species acquiring similar characteristics through their evolution in similar ecosystems, but not at the same time (e.g. dorsal fins of extinct ichthyosaurs and sharks ). (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Parallel evolution occurs when two independent species evolve together at the same time in the same ecospace and acquire similar characteristics ( extinct browsing-horses and extinct paleotheres). (newworldencyclopedia.org)
  • Together with SME Hedera Ltd, Split, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Zagreb has over the last year and a half developed and tested an innovative intramammary formulation of non-alcoholic solution of propolis to be used for the prevention and treatment of mastitis in dairy ruminants. (hedera.hr)
  • By determining the change of peroxide number (PN), of tiobarbiture acid reactive species (TBARS), and of DPPH-radical activity, antioxidative efficiency of propolis was tested and compared with well known and widely used synthetic antioxidants. (hedera.hr)
  • Ivies (hedera species) prefer indirect light, like to be evenly watered, and don't mind drying out occasionally. (pnmag.com)
  • Sambucus ebulus L., Morus alba L. and Hedera helix L., which grown in Düzce and its surroundings and are used for anti-inflammatory purposes, and especially for wound-healing. (omicsonline.org)
  • Anti-elastase and anti-hyaluronidase activities of saponins and sapogenins from Hedera helix, Aesculus hippocastanum, and Ruscus aculeatus: factors contributing to their efficacy in the treatment of venous insufficiency. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The species differ in detail of the leaf shape and size (particularly of the juvenile leaves) and in the structure of the leaf trichomes, and also in the size and, to a lesser extent, the colour of the flowers and fruit. (wikipedia.org)
  • Not only will you get an answer from the iNaturalist community within a day or two, your submission helps scientists track the spread of invasive species. (colinpurrington.com)