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Synonyms for costmary

leaves used sparingly (because of bitter overtones) in sauces and soups and stuffings

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If cough prevents sleep the pill of Heracleides of Tarentum relieves both; it contains saffron 0.66 grm., myrrh, long pepper, costmary, galbanum, 1 grm.
Less common, but no less impressive, is alecost or costmary (Tanacetum balsimita), which keeps its leaves through the winter.
Wormwood, southernwood, costmary, hyssop, rue, bay tree, lavender, peppermint, pennyroyal, spearmint, catnip, patroulli, mountain mint, rosemary, sage, santolina, tansy, thyme.
A third name is Costmary. This is probably the one most used and it combines an earlier French name, Herbe Sainte- Marie, with the plant's origin.
It's called costmary (Chrysanthemum balsamita) or bible-leaf plant because its 4- to 5-inch-long leaves made good bookmarks.
"In both costmary law of this state and South Sudan Penal code law, there no is space for such crimes to continue -- they are convicted according to law," said Dhelbeny.
Forty-four years on from landing the Cumberland Plate on Costmary, Piggott was back at Carlisle.
Herbaceous plants Woolly yarrow (Achillea tomentosa) Artemisia* Jupiter's beard, red valerian (Centranthus ruber) Costmary (Chrysanthemum balsamita) Shooting star (Dodecatheon) Coastal or California wood fern (Dryopteris arguta) Dudleya Wild buckwheat (Eriogonum) Hellebore (Helleborus foetidus) Coral bells (Heuchera) Iris douglasiana Leather polypody (Polypodium scouleri) Butcher's broom (Ruscus) Vancouveria California fuchsia (Zauschneria californica) * types that need no summer water