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couch grass

Herbal medicine
A perennial grass, the rhizomes of which contain inositol, mannitol, mucilage, saponin, vitamins A and B, and volatile oil; it is antimicrobial, diuretic and a liver tonic, and has been used to treat urinary tract disease, kidney stones and prostatitis.

Triticum

genus of cultivated cereals in the family Poaceae; grazing young green crop can contribute to hypomagnesemic tetany; includes T. aestivum (T. vulgare, wheat), T. dicoccum (emmer, close relative of wheat and similar quality to it but lower yield), T. spelta (spelt), T. vulgare (T. aestivum).
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Effects of biological inhibitors on kinetics of aluminum uptake by excised roots and purified cell wall material of aluminum-tolerant and aluminum sensitive cultivars of Triticum aestivum L.
Aluminum tolerance is controlled by one major, dominant gene in Hordeum vulgare, while it appears to be controlled by several genes in Triticum, Secale cereale, and other species such as Glycine max (Foy et al.
Allelopathic effects of Triticum speltoides on two important weeds of wheat.
In this study three wild Triticum species that were analyzed for Wx-A1a/b allele show differences in size (230bp-265bp).
The five top-selling herbal supplements of 2012 in the natural channel, according to SPINS, were: flaxseed (Linum usitatissimum) oil, grass (wheat and barley; Triticum aestivum and Hordeum vulgare), turmeric (Curcuma longa) and concentrated curcumin extracts, aloe vera (Aloe vera) and spirulina/blue-green algae (Arthrospira spp.
The five top-selling herbal supplements of 2012 in the natural channel, according to SPINS, were flaxseed (Linum usitatissimum) oil, grass (wheat and barley; Triticum aestivum and Hordeum vulgare), turmeric (Curcuma longa) and concentrated curcumin extracts, aloe vera (Aloe vera), and spirulina/blue-green algae (Arthrospira spp.
The Hordeum group (Barleys) includes only two cultivated species (Hordeum vulgate and Triticum monococcum), but several wild grass species, the Avena-Triticum group (Oats and Wheats) comprising only one wild grass species (Avena fatua), the remainder being those of cultigens.
t]) has been isolated from Triticum timopheevii which improves nuclear-cytoplasmic compatibility of a T.
capitata [greater than] Brassica rapa [greater than] Zea mays [greater than] Sorghum vulgare [greater than] Triticum aestivum.
Genes from three subspecies of a type of wild wheat, Triticum monococcum, "appear to be very effective against rust," notes Thomas (Stan) Cox, a wheat geneticist in the Plant Science and Entomology Research Unit.
et al [25] Used waxy genes to study the relationships among the species of the Aegilops and Triticum genera.
The five top-selling herbal supplements of 2011 in the health and natural foods channel, according to SPINS, were flaxseed oil (Linum usitatissimum), grass (wheat and barley; Triticum aestivum and Hordeum vulgare), turmeric (Curcuma longa), aloe (Aloe vera) and milk thistle (Silybum marianum).