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any of numerous tall coarse woodland plants of the genus Scrophularia

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Figwort sawflies do look like wasps except, in flight, they are slower and drag those long, orange legs behind them.
The tiny insect is the figwort weevil and the adult and the black, slimy larvae both cause damage - hand removal is the most affective control.
Cardioactive Herbs Broom tops Cactus Granti florus fruit Coltsfoot leaf Devil's claw Dogbane root Figwort Foxglove Fumitory Ginger Ginseng Golden seal Hawthorn Immortal root Kola Lily of the valley Linden flower Mistletoe leaf Motherwort Pleurisy root Prickly ash bark * Box 2.
Pokeweed, catnip, thimble plant, wood mint, figwort, tall nettle and black-eyed Susans flower in the fields.
THE Cape figwort, as it is also known, adds an exotic touch to any garden, with its bunches of brightly coloured nodding tubular flowers lasting well into October and November.
Graham's beardtongue (Penstemon grahamii) A herbaceous perennial wildflower in the figwort family (Scrophulariaceae), the Graham's beardtongue produces one to three stems arising from a taproot.
Mowed treatment vegetation consisted of a mixture of grasses and wildflowers, which included sweet vernalgrass (Anthoxanthum odoratum), Downy chess, velvet grass (Holcus lanatus), and a figwort species (Scrophularia spp.) Slope lengths ranged from 2.6 ra to 10.35 m (8.5 ft to 33.9 ft) with percent slopes of 57% to 100%+.
Family Name (Latin and Common): Scrophulariaceae, the Figwort family
The CP4 gene in pMON21112 was driven by the figwort mosaic virus 35S promoter (Gowda et al., 1989).
There might be a damp area you want to use, in which case choose flowers that thrive in bogs and damp ditches like marsh marigold (Caltha palustris), ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea), the lesser celandine (Rununculus ficaria), lady's smock (Cardamine pratensis), figwort (Scrophularia nodosa) or meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria).
Along with the legume, rose, mint, figwort, mustard, and buttercup families, they make up half of the entire flora.
Johnwort, figwort, mugwort, desert senna, pasion flower, juniper, flox glove, herehound, mints, bergamot, mullein, psyllium all heal, joe pye, smaet weed, yarrows, echnaceas, Indian tobacco, and culinaries.
Look out for the tiny black and white figwort weevil that attacks the new flowering shoots of phygelius at this time of year and the green and purple striped rosemary beetle that attacks rosemary and lavender.
The Cape figwort, as it is also known, adds an exotic touch to any garden, with its bunches of brightly coloured tubular flowers lasting well into October and November.