teasel


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Synonyms for teasel

any of several herbs of the genus Dipsacus native to the Old World having flower heads surrounded by spiny bracts

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Together with the encapsulated teasel extract, this helps correct the appearance of lines by stimulating collagen synthesis.
Just to complicate matters, there is more than one type of teasel around, including a native one by the name of dipsacus sylvestris and the one which concerns us here, known as dipsacus sativus.
As teasel abundance increases, development of an effective and inexpensive control method has become more essential.
Umbels Teasel Clematis Allium Sea holly Frost-covered grasses and seedheads of perennials - including pennisetum, verbena bonariensis, miscanthus and cortaderia - on show at Knoll Gardens in Dorset
Holly and Ivy are traditional, but hedgerow plants such as Old Man's Beard and Teasel also add to the festive display.
Steinmetz knows how to make a mouse on skis, a reindeer, a bird's nest with baby birds and a raccoon out of a teasel cone and sunflower seeds.
Wild teasel is easily recognized by its large size and spiny cone-shaped flower heads.
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Karl Blossfeldt, Dipsacus laciniatus, Fuller's Teasel
Best of all is Dipsacus fullonum, the woodland teasel, a majestic plant growing up to six feet tall, with a spiny stem, long dark green leaves and a huge thistle-like flower.
He also won the previous season's Irish 2,000 Guineas on Teasel.
We present illustrative examples, using published data on two plants: teasel (Dipsacus sylvestris) and Calathea ovandensis.
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TREES & FLOWERS Red Bud American Beech Red Maple Autumn Flame Maple Douglas Fir Crimson King Maple Skyline Honeylocust Black Hills Spruce Bloodgood Japanese Maple American Yellowwood Autumn Purple Ash Dawn Redwood Prairie Fire Crabapple Thunderchild Flowering Crabapple Briotii Red Horsechestnut Bloodgood London Planetree Red Oak Dwarf Korean Callery Pear Siberian Spruce White Oak Teasel Tansy Wood Anemone Chicory Coltsfoot Foxglove Honewort Harebell Amaryllis