Epilobium angustifolium


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Related to Epilobium angustifolium: rosebay willowherb, willow herb
  • noun

Synonyms for Epilobium angustifolium

tall North American perennial with creeping rootstocks and narrow leaves and spikes of pinkish-purple flowers occurring in great abundance in burned-over areas or recent clearings

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Flavonoid analysis has shown that quercetin glycosides, especially quercetin glucuronide, predominate in Epilobium angustifolium in contrast to other Epilobium species, where myricetin rhamnoside is the main compound (Ducrey et al.
linoleic acid, glycine soja (soybean) sterols, phospholipids, tocotrienols, sodium hyaluronate, bisabolol, magnolia officinalis (magnolia) bark extract, tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate (vitamin c), phoenix dactylifera (date) seed extract, plukenetia volubilis seed oil, epilobium angustifolium flower extract
Epilobium angustifolium, commonly known as willow herb or fireweed, is a plant species found in many parts of the world.
Lamiaceae * Galeopsis ladanum Galeopsis tetrahit/speciosa Stachys palustris Lycopus europaeus Lamium album Prunella vulgaris Prunella vulgaris Rubiaceae * Galium aparine Galium spurium Epilobium angustifolium Urtica dioica Urtica urens Apiaceae * Anthriscus sylvestris Cicuta virosa Helianthemum nummularium Rosaceae * Potentilla anserina Fragaria vesca Comarum palustre Potentilla erecta Potentilla argentea Alchemilla sp.
Burned site Coverage % Plant species 1997 September <1% -- 1998 May <1% -- July 10% Epilobium angustifolium, Ceratodon moss September 20% 1999 May 30% +Luzula + Calluna vulgaris July 50% September 55% 2000 May 60% + Deschampsia August 80% + Rubus idaeus Control site 100% Pleurozium and Dicranum moss, Linnaea borealis, Trientalis europea, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, V.