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nasturtium

Herbal medicine
(1) Tropaeolum majus (Indian cress), a flowering plant that contains glucotrapeoline, which hydrolyses to form sulphur-based antibiotics; it is antimicrobial, haematopoietic and purgative, and has been used for respiratory and urinary tract infections. 
(2) Watercress, see there; Nasturtium officinale.
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Study design: The anti-inflammatory activities of nasturtium and its fractions were evaluated via regulation of arachidonic acid (AA) pathway and MAPK kinase cascade.
Garnish with microplaned chocolate and nasturtium flowers.
They are looking very healthy plants so in a couple of months the chimps should get plenty of snacks from the beans and nasturtiums as the leaves, seed pods and flowers are all edible.
Similar ridges are found in nature--on the wings of the Morpho butterfly and the veins of nasturtium leaves.
His recipe, Nasturtium Corn Fritters With Pineapple Sage Chili Salsa, appears on Page 73 in Worcester Living.
They are easily grown from seed, especially nasturtiums.
Nasturtiums have a peppery flavour and both leaves and flowers can be edible.
Nasturtium Spread You Will Need: * 8-ounce package low-fat cream cheese * 1/2 cup low-fat sour cream * 1/3 cup chopped nasturtium flowers Directions: 1.
The flowers add a different delightful twist to the dressing's four distinctive varieties--aromatic Lavender French, peppery Orange Nasturtium, tangy Pomegranate Hibiscus, and sweet White Balsamic & Rose Petal.
They have added some very nice styles that will appeal to foodies everywhere, including Pear, Nasturtium (an edible flower), Cherry and Fruit Stand (a wooden basket overflowing with fruit).
The nasturtium is a tasty annual that blooms all summer.