Helichrysum


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Helichrysum

genus in the plant family Asteraceae; in southern Africa H. argyrosphaerum contains an unidentified toxin which causes blindness and paresis resulting from degenerative lesions in the brain. In Australia H. blandowskianum (Argentipallium blandowskianum, everlasting woolly daisy) is hepatoxic but the toxin is unknown.
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a) Tomas-Barberan FA, Msonthi JD, Hostettman K (1988) Antifungal epicurticular methylated flavonoid from Helichrysum nitens.
However we think Helichryso italici-Thymelaeetum tartonrairae could be better integrated in Helichrysetalia italici Gehu & Biondi 1994, Euphorbion pithyusae Gehu & Biondi 1994 that correspond to chamephytic vegetation dominated by Helichrysum italicum on rocky coasts.
At the same time a number of medicinal crops such as Helichrysum arenarium (L.
Almost similar situation was observed in patients receiving Helichrysum Archarium Samarkand L.
05) and negatively associated with trichomic Helichrysum leucocephalum (P<0.
The largest pot at the base of the post is planted with parsley, Helichrysum thianschanicum 'Silver Spike,' and the fine blue-toned blades of Festuca glauca.
And she came second overall with her basket of flowers, featuring petunias, helichrysum and viscaria, winning PS10,000.
Other mid-summer shrubs you could plant for easy-care gardening include lavender for its scent and a haze of purple blue flowers, Caryopteris Heavenly Blue, and some curry- scented Helichrysum.
Curry plant, Helichrysum italicum: Currysmelling leaves which give o a spicy aroma on a warm, sunny day.
What to plant | - Curry plant, Helichrysum italicum: Currysmelling leaves which give off a spicy aroma on a warm, sunny day.
Try mixing spiky-leaved phormiums or grasses with the bold leaves of hostas and micro-foliage of hebes, oregano or helichrysum.
In baskets try Dichondra Silver Falls or Helichrysum Goring Silver.