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  • plant's
  • Cabbage heads are generally picked during the first year of the plant's life cycle, but plants intended for seed are allowed to grow a second year, and must be kept separated from other cole crops to prevent cross-pollination. (wikipedia.org)
  • The plant's edible flowers can be used as a garnish. (wikipedia.org)
  • roots
  • Humans most commonly eat the seeds (e.g. maize, wheat, coffee and various nuts), fruit (e.g. tomato), leaves (e.g. lettuce, spinach, and cabbage), or roots (e.g. carrots and beets), but humans also eat the stems of many plants (e.g. asparagus). (wikipedia.org)
  • They conduct water and mineral nutrients through {xylem} tissue from roots upward, and organic compounds and some mineral nutrients through phloem tissue in any direction within the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • The roots and tops are also used as winter feed for livestock, when they may be fed directly, or by allowing the animals to forage the plants in the field. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • Aegopodium podagraria L. commonly called ground elder, herb gerard, bishop's weed, goutweed, gout wort, and snow-in-the-mountain, and sometimes called English masterwort, and wild masterwort, is a perennial plant in the carrot family (Apiaceae) that grows in shady places. (wikipedia.org)
  • Similar
  • They include many that are misleading or ambiguous, being derived from comparing the Common Jack-bean to plants with similar seeds or fruit: they thrive in warm, sunny, places with lots of water or rain. (wikipedia.org)
  • fruit
  • A traditional food plant in the areas it occurs, this little-known fruit has potential to improve nutrition, boost food security, foster rural development and support sustainable landcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Deer and peccaries eat its fruit, various birds use the plant for nesting and cover, and insects eat the nectar from its flowers. (wikipedia.org)
  • numerous
  • Between 1917 and 1920, Grace was very active as a plant breeder, introducing numerous new hybrids and issuing a commercial catalog for the first time in 1918. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • Seaweed has been an important plant for many First Nations peoples of British Columbia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rich in protein, calcium, iron, B vitamins, and Vitamin A and C, dried Red laver (Porphyra abbottiae Krishnamurthy) is very nutritious and British Columbia's most important type of edible seaweed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Grace
  • The son from this second marriage, Robert Sturtevant, was a landscape architect who was close to his half-sister Grace and worked with her on plant breeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • root
  • Lotus root The edible portion is a stem modified for underwater growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is thus recommended to plant goutweed only on sites not adjacent to wildlands and in gardens where root spread can be restricted (e.g., between a sidewalk and a house). (wikipedia.org)
  • Plants have root systems that are fibrous and shallow. (wikipedia.org)
  • require
  • Many of these also require preparation (as do many domestic plants, such as the potato), so it is wise to read up on the plant before experimenting with eating it. (wikipedia.org)
  • height
  • It is also the source of concanavalin A. C. ensiformis is a twining plant up to 1 metre (3.3 ft) in height. (wikipedia.org)
  • bulb
  • If you live in an area where your tulips will be perennial (zones 4 to 6 and sometimes 7), work bonemeal or bulb booster into or around planting hole according to label directions. (backyardgardener.com)
  • fruit
  • The above recipe is in keeping with God's creation intent (Genesis 1:29-31): 'Then God said, "I give you every seed-bearing plant on the face of the whole earth and every tree that has fruit with seed in it. (all-creatures.org)
  • The fruit is an edible drupe, yellow-brown, red, or black, globose or oblong, 1-5 cm (0.39-1.97 in) long, often very sweet and sugary, reminiscent of a date in texture and flavour. (wikipedia.org)
  • The fruit is edible, with the orange pulp, very juicy, slightly tart aftertaste when fully ripe. (wikipedia.org)
  • George Shibumon, Benny PJ, Kuriakose Sunny, George Cincy, Gopalakrishnan Sarala (2011) "Antiprotozoal activity of 2, 3-dihydroxybenzoic acid isolated from the fruit extracts of Flacourtia inermis Roxb" Medicinal Plants - International Journal of Phytomedicines and Related Industries.3(3):237- 241. (wikipedia.org)
  • abundant
  • Vancouver's ecosystem, with its abundant plant and animal life, provides a wealth of food and materials that have supported the people for over 10,000 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • evolutionary
  • We will study the evolutionary history of the plant kingdom to better understand the selective forces that have shaped plants' development and led to the diversity of forms in existence today. (psu.edu)
  • This phylogenetc tree (Fig. 1) depicts the evolutionary relationships between charophytes and plants. (psu.edu)
  • There are many lines of evidence (e.g., chemical, structural, and genetic data) for the close evolutionary relationship between charophytes and plants. (psu.edu)
  • Molecular evolutionary analyses of RNA and DNA sequence data from green algae and plants also clearly place these two groups together. (psu.edu)
  • large
  • Best planted in large drifts, tulips can be used in rock gardens, containers, overplantings above perennials, forced indoors, and used as a cut flower. (backyardgardener.com)
  • Maine naturalist Tom Seymour, author of several books on edible plants, finds large leaf aster while foraging with a group on Sept. 14, 2012, during the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Introductory Skills Weekend at Camp Caribou in Winslow. (bangordailynews.com)
  • During that time, the plants that are now in Phyllanthaceae were placed in the large and heterogeneous family Euphorbiaceae. (wikipedia.org)
  • The monophyly of Euphorbiaceae had long been held in doubt by some, but the first strong evidence of its polyphyly came in 1993 with the first maximum parsimony analysis of DNA sequences of the gene rbcL from a large number of seed plants. (wikipedia.org)
  • organisms
  • Plants are a dominant component of terrestrial ecosystems and are the source of energy for the majority of other terrestrial organisms. (psu.edu)
  • Chlorophyll a is common to other photosynthetic organisms, but chlorophyll b is shared only by green algae and plants. (psu.edu)
  • A gradient exists between trophic levels running from complete autotrophs that obtain their sole source of carbon from the atmosphere, to mixotrophs (such as carnivorous plants) that are autotrophic organisms that partially obtain organic matter from sources other than the atmosphere, and complete heterotrophs that must feed to obtain organic matter. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • Cockleburs are short-day plants, meaning they only initiate flowering when the days are getting shorter in the late summer and fall, typically from July to October in the Northern Hemisphere. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sometimes the hairs are glandular and secrete volatile oils that typically give a distinct aroma to the plant. (wikipedia.org)
  • Garden
  • And so, under sunny skies we munched on the edible and tonic garden weeds. (blogspot.ca)
  • There are some plants in the garden that I am totally in awe of. (blogspot.ca)
  • Unfortunately, it and many other plants in my front garden are completely surrounded by shotweed, which is what you see in the upper third of this photo. (blogspot.com)
  • The tree's edible (but bitter) berries also attract birds to the garden. (wikipedia.org)
  • weeks
  • Largest selections are available for zones 4 to 6, fewer for 7 to 8 and bulbs grown as annuals in zones 9 to 10 must be pre-cooled at 40 to 45 degrees, 8 to 10 weeks prior to planting. (backyardgardener.com)
  • food
  • And to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds of the air and all the creatures that move on the ground-- everything that has the breath of life in it-- I give every green plant for food. (all-creatures.org)
  • Aluminium - color (silver) Aluminium ammonium sulfate - mineral salt Aluminium potassium sulfate - mineral salt Aluminium silicate - anti-caking agent Aluminium sodium sulfate - mineral salt Aluminium sulfate - mineral salt Amaranth - color (red) (FDA: [DELISTED] Red #2) Note that amaranth dye is unrelated to the amaranth plant Amaranth oil - high in squalene and unsaturated fatty acids - used in food and cosmetic industries. (wikipedia.org)
  • green
  • Of the three groups of algae, green algae are the closest living relatives to modern land plants. (psu.edu)
  • Modern land plants share some features with the group of green algae called charophytes , and charophytes are the closest relatives of the plant kingdom. (psu.edu)
  • This means that the ancestor of all modern plants was a green algae living in an aquatic environment. (psu.edu)
  • present
  • She is happily self seeding and naturalizing, as I had hoped she would, and there are now first and second year plants present (Angelica is biennial). (blogspot.ca)
  • Some domestic animals will avoid consuming the plant if other forage is present, but less discriminating animals, such as pigs, will consume the plants and then sicken and die. (wikipedia.org)
  • List
  • X. strumarium X. italicum X. spinosum X. albinum List of beneficial weeds List of companion plants List of plants poisonous to equines Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist lectotype designated by J.P. Fourreau, Ann. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • In excessively sandy or clay soils which may be affected by standing water, the plants do not grow well. (wikipedia.org)
  • kingdom
  • Adaptations for the transition from an aquatic to a terrestrial habitat distinguish members of the plant kingdom, so these features will be discussed in detail. (psu.edu)
  • Despite the similarities between charophytes and plants, plants are classified in a separate kingdom (Plantae). (psu.edu)
  • Charophytes are adapted to an aquatic environment (Fig. 2), and the features that distinguish members of the plant kingdom from charophytes are their adaptations to a terrestrial environment. (psu.edu)
  • Though they are a minor component of the plant kingdom today, during the Jurassic period, they were extremely common. (wikipedia.org)
  • growth
  • 1983). Carboxyatractyloside: A compound from Xanthium strumarium and Atractylis gummifera with plant growth inhibiting properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • hours
  • MAJOR CANCER BREAKTHROUGH: Scientists Find Plant That Kills 98% Of Cancer Cells In Just 16 Hours! (unews.top)
  • actually
  • All the Persicarias are shooting up , and luckily this is one of the few plants I actually got cut back in fall before it started raining. (blogspot.com)
  • group
  • An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • animals
  • These burs are carried long distances from the parent plant during seed dispersal by help of animals (zoochorous). (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • Plants have been evolving for at least 450 million years, and based on their major adaptive features, four major plant lineages (taxonomic groups) are currently recognized. (psu.edu)