white willow

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white willow

Herbal medicine
A deciduous tree, the bark of which contains salicylic glycosides and tannins, and is analgesic and antipyretic. It has been used internally for GI complaints, fever, headache, menstrual cramping, muscle, rheumatic and gouty pain; it has been used topically for arthritic pain and swelling, burns and cuts.
 
Toxicity
White willow should not be used in children, as salicylates are linked to Reye syndrome.
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Cricket Bat English Willow 2 Cricket Helmet 3 Cricket Ball Leather Four piece 4 Cricket Batting Gloves 5 Cricket Chest Guard 6 Cricket Mat (22 x 8 ) 7 Foot Ball (size - 5) 8 Foot Ball G/K Jersey 9 Foot Ball Shoes (size 8, 9) 10 Hockey Stick Fibre 11 Hockey Turf Ball 12 Hockey Kit (Shorts and T- Shirts) 13 Hockey Goal Keeper Kit 14 Volley Ball (VFI Approved) 15 Knee Cap 16 Basket Ball (BFI Approved)
Kashmir Willow is renowned worldwide and is second only to the famous English Willow for manufacture of the best cricket bats.
Tenders are invited for supply of sports equipments Football (Cosco-Milano(Size 5) - Synthetic-Weight - 450 gm Qty 1,Volleyball Net (COSCO Volley Ball Net, Nylon Black, 4 Side Tape Qty 1,Cricket Set i)Bat-2 pcs (COSCO Star, English Willow, Three Star) etc.
We had presented a report to the government which stressed on the need of introducing English Willow in the valley.
Kashmiri willow is second only to English willow and is used everywhere from casual street games to just below Test level.

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