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A perennial herb, the dried rhizome of which contains alkaloids, salicylates, starch, and tannins; it is antiemetic and carminative, and has been used for eructation, headache, cramps, rheumatic complaints, to increase the flow of bile, and is said to remove toxins from the blood
Toxicity Fresh blue flag root is poisonous

blue flag

(blū flag)
Herbal derived from Iris versicolor; purported value as an antiinflammatory, laxative, diuretic; human poisoning reported and use contraindicated.
Synonym(s): dagger flower, fleur-de-lis, liver lily, poison flag.
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but the irony is that they won't be admissible as evidence if not collected according to Blue Flag procedures !!!
On July 10, the IHT and the embassy also delivered an ecological blue flag in Tela to Cocalito Beach located in the Jeannette Kawas National Park.
Sandhaven Beach, in South Tyneside, was handed a Seaside Award, as was Seaton Carew Central, in Hartlepool, and all the Blue Flag winners other than Saltburn.
Every year Turkey increases its Blue Flag beaches, 313 of which are surrounded by tourist facilities while another 150 are public.
She added: "The Blue Flag is a symbol of excellence in environmental education, management, water quality, safety and services."
Louis Ross, owner of cult brand Barrybados, said: "I am gutted that the beach has lost its Blue Flag status.
Britain's best blue flag beaches for 2019 have been revealed- and it's making us excited for the weekend.
A Blue Flag is a world-renowned eco-label owned by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE).
Life House has taken over management of The Roberts Collection through the summer 2019 season, and in partnership with Blue Flag's in-house development, branding and construction teams will debut a transformed lifestyle hotel with multiple food and beverage concepts in the spring of 2020.
Reportedly, the Emirates Wildlife Society (EWS-WWF) will be the national coordinator for the Blue Flag Programme across the UAE, which follows its acceptance as an associate member of the Foundation of Environmental Education, according to the WAM news agency.
And Anglesey adventure boat tour company RibRide gains national recognition again this year after being awarded a Blue Flag for sustainable boat tour operator for the second year.
"The Blue Flag and Seaside Award signify our beaches are absolutely first class and North Tyne side.