Rosa canina


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A perennial shrub that contains niacin, nicotinamide, organic acids, pectin, tannin, and vitamins B, C, E, and K; it is astringent, diuretic, laxative, and tonic, and has been used to heal wounds; it is a rich source of vitamin C, often supplied as rose hips

Rosa canina,

n See rose hips.
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A standardised rose hip powder of Rosa canina (Litozin[R]) made from the seeds and husks of the fruits from a subtype of Rosa canina was used in this study.
This double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study examined the effect of Hyben Vital, a herbal remedy made from a subspecies of Rosa canina (rose hips).
The nutritional factors tested in above mentioned studies such as vitamins C, D, E, A, B, minerals (Zinc, Selenium, Boron), lipids (polyunsaturated fatty acids), and Plant extracts like flavonoid, bromelain, Rosa canina, Harpagophytum procumbens (devil's claw), Uncaria tomentosa, Uncaria guianensis (cat's claw), Salix sp.
Effects of rosa canina fruit extract on neutrophil respiratory burst.
mayri induces large, complex and multichambered galls in the hips of several species roses including Rosa canina, Rosa rubiginosa, Rosa villosa and Rosa majalis or Rosa rugosa [58,5,10,68,35,33,21].
The wild dog rose, Rosa canina at the bottom of the garden, that is covered in clematis tangutica in full flower as well as rose hips, will be the next in line as the rose hips ripen over the coming weeks.
The aim of the present study was to compare powdered rose hip with and without fruits (Rosa pseudofructus cum/sine fructibus, Rosa canina L.
PLANT roses with hips - such as the dog rose and Rosa canina - in hedgerows if you have a country garden.
A pointer to the latter's chance is provided by the fact that Dunlop originally had multiple winner Rosa Canina entered in this race.
The oldest rose is the Dog Rose, Rosa canina, growing up the tower of the cathedral at Hildeshelm, near Hannover in Germany.
Autumn and winter fruits and berries: Sambucus nigra (Elderberry), Hippophae rhamnoides (Sea buckthorn), Prunus spinosa (Sloe or Blackthorn) and Rosa canina (Dog Rose).