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Artemisia

/Ar·te·mi·sia/ (ahr″tĕ-mis´e-ah) [L.] a genus of composite-flowered plants. A. absin´thium is common wormwood and A. vulga´ris (mugwort) is the source of moxa and is also used orally.

Artemisia

(art?e-mezh'(e-)a) [L. artemisia fr. Gr Artemis, Artemis (the goddess) + -ia]
A large genus of plants belonging to the daisy family.

Artemisia annua

A Chinese herb used as a source of artesunate (an antimalarial drug).

Artemisia vulgaris

See: mugwort

Artemisia

a genus of the plant family Asteraceae. Includes A. filifolia, A. canescens, A. spinescens, A. vulgaris (mugwort) and more than 200 other plants comprising a large part of the sagebrush of the western range of the USA. Under exceptional circumstances and with very heavy grazing they may cause unspecified poisonings. A. canescens causes selenium poisoning of sheep.

Artemisia absinthium
contains oil of absinthe and may be irritant. Called also wormwood.
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Some of the dishes Artemesia is most renowned for include chocolate and aubergine capponata, a mix of bitter chocolate and fried egg plant and the luxury gold chocolate ingot, a triple chocolate bar with a crunchy biscuit coating with dark chocolate fondant and 24k gold leaf.
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Add the silver aromatic leaves of artemesia Powis Castle underplanted with the ground hugging persicaria affinis Darjeeling Red with its bright red flowers and large deep-green leaves.
Add the silver aromatic leaves of Artemesia 'Powis Castle' underplanted with the ground hugging Persicaria affinis 'Darjeeling Red' with its bright red flowers and large deep-green leaves.
Both combination treatments are types of artemisinin, whose active ingredient derives from a plant called Artemesia annua, also known as qinghaosu or sweet wormwood.
Aphrodisia made it back-toback wins in the 1m2f handicap for fillies when coming from last under a well-judged ride from Stevie Donohoe to get up inside the final furlong and win by threequarters of a length from Lady Artemesia.
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Proposed were Artemesia annua (Chinese wormwood), Viscum album (European mistletoe), Curcuma longa (turmeric), Camellia sinensis (green tea), Vitis vinifera (grape seed extract), Angelica sinensis (dong quai), Taxus brevifolia (Pacific yew), Scutellaria baicalensis (Chinese skullcap) Polygonum cuspidatum (Japanese knotweed), Silybum marianum (milk thistle), Magnolia officinalis (Chinese Manolia Tree), Ginkgo biloba and others (Sagar et al.
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