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Baboquivari Mountain Plants: Identification, Ecology, and Ethnobotany

Daniel F. Austin - Science - 2010 - 333 pages
The Baboquivari Mountains, long considered to be a sacred space by the Tohono OĠodham people who are native to the area, are the westernmost of the so-called Sky Islands. The ...
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The Florida of John Kunkel Small: His Species and Types, Collecting ...

Daniel F. Austin - Nature - 1987 - 160 pages
Extensive travel through the Miami & Keys areas at a time when major changes were being made on the natural vegetation put John K. Small in contact with a rapidly disappearing ...
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Contributions from the New York Botanical Garden, Volume 16

Richard Spruce, Laurence E. Skog, Hayden M. Wetzel, Claudio Urbano, B. Pinheiro, Michael J. Balick, Daniel F. Austin, John T. Mickel - Nature - 1984 - 131 pages
This volume includes four important papers by W. T. Wong on the Gesneriaceae. Each translation is followed by the original Chinese text.
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Vetiveria: The Genus Vetiveria

Massimo Maffei - Science - 2003 - 202 pages
Vetiveria is one of the most versatile genera in plant kingdom. For example, the species Vetiveria zizanoides produces oderous roots from which a precious essential oil is ...
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Perilla: The Genus Perilla

He-ci Yu, Kenichi Kosuna, Megumi Haga - Science - 1997 - 206 pages
Perilla includes review articles describing the cultivation, traditional and modern applications, the chemical, pharmacological, medical and clinical studies of this plant and ...
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Ginseng, the Genus Panax

William E Court - Science - 2003 - 276 pages
Panax Ginseng has been commonly used in indigenous medicine in the Far East for over 5,000 years. Its man-like appearance ensured that it was quickly accepted as a tonic ...
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Capsicum: The genus Capsicum

Amit Krishna De - Science - 2004 - 296 pages
Capsicum has been used since ancient times not only as a traditional medicine but also as a natural colorant. The medicinal properties of capsicum make it popular in both ...
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Kava: From Ethnology to Pharmacology

Yadhu N. Singh - Science - 2004 - 176 pages
Kava is an herb that has been used for ceremonial, ritual, religious, social, political, and medicinal purposes for centuries. In the past few decades, kava has been widely ...
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CRC Handbook of Edible Weeds

James A. Duke - Science - 1992 - 256 pages
"If you can't beat it, eat it." Words of wisdom from the author of this portable guide that emphasizes finding practical uses for weeds rather than waging pesticidal war on ...
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Shengmai San

Robert Kam-Ming Ko - Health & Fitness - 2003 - 160 pages
Traditional Chinese medicine commonly prescribes herbal formulas for the prevention and treatment of diseases. Shengmai San, a famous Chinese medicinal formula that has been ...
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