periwinkle


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per·i·win·kle

(per'i-wing'kĕl),
Cathoranthus roseus formerly classified as Vinca rosea, Lochnera rosea, or Ammocallis rosea.

periwinkle

see vinca.
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Periwinkle: Periwinkle species (Littorina littorea) and (Tympanotomus fuscatus) were purchased from sea foods vendors in four locations in Lagos (Ketu market, Mile 12 market, Ogudu-Agboyi-Lagoon side market and Ikorodu-Odongunyan market) and two locations in Ibadan (Bodija and Eleyele-Okoro village markets).
PSA is obtained by burning periwinkle shell which is the by-product of Periwinkle.
DELIGHTFULLY FRESH Clockwise from top, Leopard's Bane (Doronicum), evergreen Periwinkle (Vinca), Erysimum Apricot Delight, Snake's Head Fritillary (Fritillaria meleagris) and Saxifraga Pixie Rose
Now is the time to divide shrubs including periwinkle
The attendants wore floor-length periwinkle silk essence gowns featuring empire waistlines, cowl necklines, and flutter sleeves.
The classic Marine from 2012 will intensify into a rich Sapphire in 2013, Brentano predicts, and be joined by Periwinkle, an extremely beautiful color with the versatility of a neutral.
A SMALL community was plunged into grief last night after the body of a woman was recovered from the sea just hours after she went periwinkle picking.
The 33-year-old actress and Tom Cruise's fashionista daughter ditched her signature bite-sized high heels for silver flats that complemented her ruffled floral dress and a periwinkle jacket.
Periwinkle neu jest 'winkle' ydi'r enw Saesneg arni, a'r enw gwyddonol ydi Littorina.
The new items are Spirulina Pacifica Men's Multi-Vitamin, which contains saw palmetto and pumpkin seed for prostate health, CoQIO and phytosterols for cardiac health and B vitamins for energy; Spirulina Pacifica Women's Multi-Vitamin, which features evening primrose oil and omega 3 fatty acid/DHA for women's cardiac health as well as a high-potency vitamin B complex for energy plus iron for blood health; and Spirulina Pacifica Seniors' Multi-Vitamin, fortified with turmeric for cardiovascular health, ginkgo and periwinkle for cognitive function and high-potency vitamin B complex for energy.
Novel alkaloid molecules that are very difficult to synthesise in the laboratory have been made using the cellular machinery of the periwinkle plant.