Verbena


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Verbena

a genus of plants in the family Verbenaceae.

Verbena bonariensis
called also purple top; suspected of causing sickness and abortion in cattle.
Verbena officinalis
contains a glycoside verbenalin reputed to cause contraction of the uterus and photosensitization. Called also common vervain.
Verbena rigida
thought to cause photosensitization. Called also Verbena venosa, wild verbena.
Verbena tenuisecta
suspected of causing deaths in chickens and photosensitization in sheep. Called also Mayne's pest.
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Basada en un hecho real, La verbena de la Paloma nos cuenta las cuitas del joven Julian, un empleado de imprenta, con su novia, la hermosa Susana, quien gusta de provocarlo haciendose querer por un viejo rabo verde, el boticario Don Hilarion.
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Lemon verbena has a potent lemony-herbal fragrance; its flavor is gentler.
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