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elder

noun adult, advanced in years, ancestor, ancient, antiquated, antique, archaic, early, elderly, matured, older man, older woman, one of the older generation, original, senior, senior citizen, superannuated, veteran, vintage
Associated concepts: elder care, medicare, social security
See also: adult, predecessor, primogenitor
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nigra is less diverse than other Sambucus species including S.
2001) obtained 24 compounds from Sambucus nigra and tested them for allelopathic properties in three different species, namely, Lactuca sativa, Raphanus sativa and Allium cepa, using different concentrations.
Elderberry: Sambucus nigra is an anti-inflammatory antioxidant with diaphoretic properties.
The presence of purple-leaved cotinus, sambucus and vitis seem not to detract from the sizzling colour scheme.
Immune System: new delicious gummy bears containing highly concentrated Sambucus nigra, as well as rose hip extracts, which help to boost overall immune system health (www.
To improve URT conditions, anti-inflammatory/anti-allergy herbs such as Sambucus nigra, Euphrasia officinalis and Verbascum thapsus are useful.
Fruit Cocktail is a proprietary blend of Fragaria ananas (strawberry) seed oil, Ribes nigra (blackcurrant) seed oil, Prunus armeniaca (apricot) kernel oil and Sambucus nigra (elderberry) seed oil to make an exclusive fruit-based natural emollient.
One of her all-time favorite plants is elder, properly known as sambucus nigra, which can be grown as a shrub or tree "and is a pharmacy in itself," Powell said.
100 84 41 glauca 2006 ELDER Blue Sambucus cerulea 2005 136 30 38 Mexican Sambucus mexicana 2005 95 41 26 Pacific red Sambucus callicarpa 2001 56 27 32 ELEPHANT-TREE Bursera microphylla 2005 34 16 28 ELLIOTTIA Elliottia racemosa 1989 36 47 20 ELM American Ulmus americana 2007 246 136 85 Cedar Ulmus crassifolia 2001 156 120 68 Florida Ulmus americana var.