winter cherry


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winter cherry

(wint'er)
A medicinal herb (Physalis alkekengi) that is a member of the nightshade family and native to Eurasia. Its berries are toxic in large doses. It is used in alternative and complementary medicine as an anxiolytic and antidepressant. Synonym: Indian ginseng.
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After the fire in the shopping and entertainment center "Winter Cherry" in Kemerovo, large-scale inspections covered more than 10 thousand shopping centers and more than 84 thousand other objects with a massive stay of people.
Summary: Moscow [Russia], Apr 1 (ANI): The governor of Siberia's Kemerovo Region, Aman Tuleyev on Sunday tendered his resignation, days after a blaze in the city's Zimnyaya Vishnya (Winter Cherry) shopping mall claimed 64 lives.
The Heydar Aliyev Foundation has sent aid to families of the victims and wounded in a fire in the Zimnyaya Vishnya (Winter Cherry) shopping mall in Kemerovo, Russia, the Foundation told Trend.
Bogdanova is the general director of a firm called I[currency]I...I[currency] Kemerovo Confectionary Combine, the owner of the "Winter Cherry" mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo where the fire broke out on Sunday.
Many victims of Sunday's Winter Cherry mall are feared to be kids, who were in its cinemas and play area.
The publication shows that the biofield treatment administered by Gopal Nayak was able to impact the adaptive response of the plant Withania somnifera, otherwise known as ashwagandha, Indian ginseng, poison gooseberry, or winter cherry.
Daffodils and snowdrops just starting to emerge, swelling flower buds on witchhazel and camellias, and brave flowers on hellebores, jasmine and winter cherry. This is the start of the new year, and gardeners will delight in receiving gifts which will come in useful over the next few months.
THE name Solanum pseudocapsicum is not one that trips off the tongue easily but Winter Cherry might just be a little more pronounceable if you have not been sipping too much sherry whilst stuffing the Turkey!
Herbalists also recommend drinking teas containing the following three times a day ( cinnamon, cramp bark, ginger, ginseng, lemon balm, lady's mantle, motherwort, vervain, and winter cherry.
SOLANUMS (winter cherry) need cool conditions similar to cyclamen - 55F is more than sufficient.