Officinale sentence example
- Thyme and the small white dune-rose (Rosa pimpinellifolia) also grow in the dunes, and wall-pepper (Sedum acre), field fever-wort, reindeer moss, common asparagus, sheep's fescue grass, the pretty Solomon-seal (Polygonatum officinale), and the broadleaved or marsh orchis (Orchis latifolia).
- They are occasionally adulterated with the leaves of Inula Conyza, ploughman's spikenard, which may be distinguished by their greater roughness, their less divided margins, and their odour when rubbed; also with the leaves of Symphytum officinale, comfrey, and of Verbascum Thapsus, great mullein, which unlike those of the foxglove have woolly upper and under surfaces.
- The pungency of the nasturtium officinale, the water-cress, gave it its name nasi-tortium, that which twists the nose.
- Other stimulant laxatives include buckthorn, alder buckthorn (Rhamnus frangula ), and rhubarb (Rheum officinale, R. palmatum ).
- Guaiacum officinale L. Lignum Vitae This species yields lignum vitae wood from which is obtained the medicinal resin guaiacum officinale L. Lignum Vitae This species yields lignum vitae wood from which is obtained the medicinal resin guaiacum.Advertisement
- Zingiber officinale blooms have a small green inflorescence with white and maroon flowers.
- Indian Rhubarb Root (Rheum officinale) is a type of rhubarb that contains tannins, phytosterols, gallic acid, and oxalic acid.
- Ginger is the rhizome of the Zingiber officinale plant and is native to southern Asia, east Africa, and the Caribbean and is now produced mostly in India.
- The variegated leaved form of the common Comfrey (S. officinale) has striking variegation, effective in a garden of hardy flowers, and thriving in any soil.
- R. officinale, however, as regards foliage, is the most effective from early in the year, and should be placed near the shrubbery, on the turf, or in the wild garden.Advertisement
- Herbalists recommend taking osha root (Ligusticum porteri) internally for infection or drinking ginger (Zingiber officinale) or slippery elm (Ulmus fulva) tea for pain.
- Taking dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) tea or capsules may help heal sores and prevent future outbreaks.
- Homeopathic comfrey (Symphytum officinale) may be helpful in treating pain due to broken jaw bones but should only be used after the bones have been reset.
- Ginger (Zingiber officinale) in its various forms is often used to calm the stomach, and the oils it contains (gingerols and shogaols) appear to relax the intestinal tract in addition to mildly depressing the central nervous system.
- Drinking hot ginger (Zingiber officinale) tea also aids circulation.Advertisement
- Ginger (Zingiber officinale), another natural remedy, can be ingested as tea or taken as candy, cookies, or powdered capsules.
- These include aloe (Aloe barbadensis), oil of St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum), calendula (Calendula officinalis), comfrey (Symphytum officinale), and tea tree oil (Melaleuca spp.).
- Dandelion Root - botanically known as taraxacum officinale, this plant is native to Asia.