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ground ivy

Herbal medicine
(1) Gutu kola, see there.  
(2) A low-lying perennial evergreen that contains vitamin C, it was used in colonial America for treating asthma, cough, fever, intestinal bloating, tuberculosis, ulcers and other conditions; it is less used by modern herbalists.
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As with many weeds on our list, gardeners said tilling made ground ivy come back even more vigorously, as tilling spreads root fragments around and exposes dormant seeds to water and light.
Although Ground Ivy may be a nuisance as a weed, it is useful as a home remedy, usually as a pleasant tea if honey is added.
There might be a damp area you want to use, in which case choose flowers that thrive in bogs and damp ditches like marsh marigold (Caltha palustris), ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea), the lesser celandine (Rununculus ficaria), lady's smock (Cardamine pratensis), figwort (Scrophularia nodosa) or meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria).
MAE panel efydd yng Nghadeirlan Llandf ac arno ddwsin o enwau blodau yn cynnwys yr enw Mair ynghyd lluniau ohonynt - Gold Mair (Marigold); Clustog Fair (Mary's pillow neu Sea thrift); Gwlydd Melyn Mair (Mary's Yellow Stem neu Yellow Pimpernel); Miaren Mair (Mary's Briar neu Briar Rose); Gwniadur Mair (Mary's Thimble neu Foxglove); Mantell Fair (Mary's Mantle neu Ground Ivy); Esgid Mair (Mary's Slipper neu Monkswood); Ysgol Fair (Mary's Ladder neu St.
The reference manual said that Creeping Charlie (Ground Ivy, Glechoma hederacea L.) was a "stoloniferous hardy perennial".
A From the sample you sent me, the plant is ground ivy (Glechoma hederacea), which is not an ivy at all.
That is, before you disappear in search of a brand new ball which has just careered into the ground ivy.
"In the garden, I form an impressionistic look with dappled sunshine and different shades of green - lime-colored feverfew [Chrysanthemum parthenium 'Aureum'], variegated liriope, and ground ivy. In my paintings, I achieve the same kind of lacy foliage by cutting out shapes and allowing light to filter through them."
My own far-from-perfect, never-to-be-advertised turf, upon close examination, reveals little populations of rogue plantains, dandelions, violets, moss, bluets, clover, ground ivy and a few other tiny species interspersed among spots of crabgrass and real lawn.
Nac oeddwn oedd yr ateb, ond wedi mynd adra, dyma fynd i browla i lyfr Dafydd Davies ac Arthur Jones, "Enwau Cymraeg ar Blanhigion" a gweld mai enw arall ar yr eidral (Glechoma hederacea; ground ivy yn Saesneg) ydi llysiau'r esgyrn.