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dayflower

Herbal medicine
A perennial herb native to Asia, which is diuretic and has been used for diarrhoea, flu, urinary infections and sore throats.
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Temperature response of benghal dayflower (Commelina benghalensis): implications for geographic range.
But there was a third brother, too, less successful than the other two and represented by the dayflower's pale, relatively inconspicuous petal.
Just as Swordfern, Nutgrass, Creeping Dayflower, and Thimbleberry push their bright colors through seemingly solid lava, countless teachers and administrators shine their lights -- brightening the sacred spaces they influence, dotting the charred landscape with blossoms of hope.
Croton, erect dayflower (Commelina erecta) and beach groundcherry (Physalis cinerascens) densities were greatest on burned sites, whereas silky evolvulus (Evolvulus alsinoides) and hoary blackfoot (Melampodium cinereum) were greatest on nontreated sites.
Numerous other species, including Commelina diffusa (climbing dayflower), Heliotropium indicum (Indian heliotrope), Hibiscus moscheutos (crimsoneyed rosemallow), Ludwigia peploides (floating primrosewillow), Ludwigia palustris (marsh seedbox), Lycopus rubellus (taperleaf waterhorehound), Micranthemum umbrosum (shade mudflower), Penthorum sedoides (ditch stonecrop), Pluchea camphorata (Camphor pluchea), and Saururus cernuus (lizards tail) are common.
In the fields, look for Deptford pink, smartweed, tall meadow rue, great mullein, leatherflower, sow thistle, wild petunia, Queen Anne's lace and the bright blue Asiatic dayflower.
Farmers in the Southeast are facing a fast-spreading weed called tropical spiderwort, Commelina benghalensis (also known as "Benghal dayflower").
Densities of erect dayflower (Commelina erecra) and beach groundcherry (Physalis cinerascens) were greatest on burned sites throug hout the study.
Conversely, the dendrogram showed species on undulating terrain and mesic sites such as birdbill dayflower Commelina dianthifolia, wolftail Lycurus phleoides, and annual candy leaf Stevia micrantha, which are typical of communities of P.
Commelina communis L.: Asiatic dayflower. Frequent in the Sugar Creek floodplain; infrequent along SH 47; 520; +.
Satish Seemar was in at the start of the Nad Al Sheba revolution, as trainer at Sheikh Mohammed's Za'abeel stables since January 1991, from where two years later he was credited with the first Maktoum winner trained outside Europe, Dayflower.
Out in the fields, look for butterfly weed, purple loosestrife, Queen Anne's lace, purple coneflower, wild petunia, bouncing bets, blue dayflower, sow thistle, white vervain, dogbane, black-eyed Susan, Leatherflower, Germander, pokeweed, St.