Myrica gale

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Synonyms for Myrica gale

bog shrub of north temperate zone having bitter-tasting fragrant leaves

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Rotten lungs: Take a shrub called bog-myrtle and boil in malt water.
Let it stand, replace the bog-myrtle with fresh yeast.
Plants with potential ranged from poppies, thyme, linola oil, St John's Wort and bog-myrtle. Animal species ranged from bees, deer and goats, through to water buffalo, wild boar and snails.