blessed thistle

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Synonyms for blessed thistle

tall Old World biennial thistle with large clasping white-blotched leaves and purple flower heads

annual of Mediterranean to Portugal having hairy stems and minutely spiny-toothed leaves and large heads of yellow flowers

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In addition to the bag of crushed tea leaves, she also sent me home with a prenatal formula of squaw vine, blessed thistle and pennyroyal herb, black cohosh, and false unicorn root.
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The seasonal range is made up of beers from as far afield as Devon and boasts names such as Red Ember and Blessed Thistle. For Hallowe'en ale lovers will be able to sup a glass of 'Spiders have feelings too' or a 'Pint-a-giest!'.