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An annual herb, the root of which contains alkaloids, glycosides, and tannins. It is anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, and used topically for minor cuts and pain


growing uncontrolled away from a domesticated environment. See under the name of the species, e.g. equid, sheep, swine, pig, turkey.

wild amaranth
wild arum
wild barley
see hordeum.
wild black cherry, wild cherry
wild bleeding heart
wild boar
the commonest wild pig. Shaped like a domestic pig but lean, long-legged and mean. They can move very quickly and have formidable tusks in their bottom jaws. Their long, pointed snout enables the pigs to get through undergrowth better than any other animal. Called also Sus scrofa.
wild carrot
wild chervil
wild coffee
see cassiaoccidentalis.
wild cotton
wild cotton bush
wild cucumber
wild date
wild everlasting daisy
wild flax
wild garlic
alliumursinum, A. vineale.
wild gooseberry
wild grackle
see grackle.
wild ground cherry
wild heliotrope
wild hop
wild hyacinth
wild indigo
wild iris
see iris.
wild jasmine
wild lettuce
wild lucerne
crotalariaglobifera, C. dura.
wild lupin
wild mint
wild mustard
wild onion
alliumvalidum, dipcadiglaucum.
wild parsley
wild parsnip
any of several plant species including trachymene, cicuta and a plant with the name Pastinaca sativa which is quite edible.
wild passion fruit
wild pea
lathyrusincanus, L. sylvestris.
wild pepper
wild pineapple
wild potato bush
wild radish
see raphanusraphanistrum.
wild red cherry
wild sorghum
wild tobacco
wild tomato
wild tree tobacco
wild turnip
wild verbena
see verbenarigida.
wild watermelon
wild winter pea
see lathyrushirsutus.
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