vervain

(redirected from verbena)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to verbena: lemon verbena, Verbena officinalis

vervain

Herbal medicine
A perennial herb that contains alkaloids, bitter principles, glycosides (verbenin), tannins and volatile oil. Vervain is antipyretic, antispasmodic, contraceptive and diuretic; it has been used for headaches, skin infections, dysentery, suppressing appetite, increasing breast milk and as a liver and nerve tonic.
References in periodicals archive ?
A more recent addition to the hotel's offering, the Verbena Spa is pure heaven for pampering fans like myself.
"We are excited that the launch of our Citrus and Verbena collections makes affordable, clean and luxurious body and hair care available to everyone."
Buy three Verbena bonariensis for PS9.99 or order six for PS19.98 and get a further three free.
Every year I buy one lemon verbena. I used to plant it in the middle of my herb garden, where it typically grows about 4 feet tall by the end of the summer.
The outdoor pool at night at The Feversham Arms Hotel and Verbena Spa
Classic Verbena line comes in a clean, green packaging speckled with green and blue leaf patterns.
Find room in your flowerbeds for lemon verbena and use its leaves to stuff a pillow to help congestion and give you a better night's sleep.
Contract notice: Educational service of la verbena children~s school of the dove of the district of latina, with service of breakfast, food and snack that incorporate products of fair trade.
THERE'S no nicer summer scent than verbena and lemon: SPEND: L'Occitane Verviene eau de toilette 100ml, PS42.
DURING the past few years, Verbena bonariensis has become a popular perennial both in private gardens and municipal planting.
Included in the renovation is Discovery Country Suites' Restaurant Verbena, the property's posh dining outlet.