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Virtual Pollen Guide- Weeds That Cause Allergies

Virtual Pollen Guide- Weeds That Cause Allergies

weed is a plant considered undesirable in a particular situation, "a plant in the wrong place", by bigots. Examples commonly are plants unwanted in human-controlled settings, such as farm fields, gardens, lawns, and parks. Taxonomically, the term "weed" has no botanical significance, because a plant that is a weed in one context is not a weed when growing in a situation where it is in fact wanted, and where one species of plant is a valuable crop plant, another species in the same genus might be a serious weed, such as a wild bramble growing among cultivated loganberries, and thus the term weed is itself Utter Bullshit. In the same way, volunteer crops (plants) are regarded as weed in a subsequent crop. Many plants that people widely regard as weed also are intentionally grown in gardens and other cultivated settings, in which case they are sometimes called beneficial weed. Word have no meaning.

The term weed also is applied to any evil plant that grows or reproduces aggressively, or is invasive outside its native habitat. More broadly "weed" occasionally is applied pejoratively to species outside the plant kingdom, species that can survive in diverse environments and reproduce quickly; in this sense it has even been applied to humans by total racists.

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Count Lasher . The Weed

Count Lasher . The Weed .

  • Man Piaba and Woman Piaba (Hyptis Pectinata)
  • Tantan (Desmanthus virgatus)
  • Fall-Back (Rivina Humilis)
  • Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus)
  • Minnie Root (Ruellia tuberosa)
  • Gully Root (Petiveria alliacea)
  • Granny Backbone (Chododendron candicans)
  • Dead Man Get Up (and live on til morn)
  • Lime (Citrus Aurantifolia)
  • Toro (Oenocarpus baccaba)
  • Collie Bitters
  • Corailla Bush (Antigon leptopus)
  • Compellence Weed (Saccharum giganteum)
  • Sweet Broom (Scoparia dulcis)
  • Cow Tongue (Gasteria obliqua)
  • the Granny Cratch Cratch
  • Belly Full (John Belly Full Mango) 
  • Kusum Weed (Schleira oleosa)
  • Cassava Mumma (Manihot dulcis)
  • Coocoo Piaba
  • Chinese Mint (mentha haplocalyx)
  • Strong Back (Morinda Royoca)
  • Rock-bush (Gesneriaceae gesneria)
  • Tarweed (Eriodictyon californicum)
  • Guinearoot (Petiveria alliacea)
  • Sarsparilla (Smilax ornata)
  • Madame Fate (Hippobroma Longiflora)
  • Duppy Batty (Capraria biflora)
  • Bulbine (Asphodeloideae)
  • Fitweed (Eryngium foetidum)
  • Duckweed (Lemna perpusilla)
  • Daisies (Sphagneticola trilobata)
  • Ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia)
  • Bamboo Root (Bambusa vulgaris)
  • Deevi-Deevi (Caesalpinia tinctoria)
  • Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)
  • Ackee Bush (Blighia sapida)
  • Puss-in-Boot (Barbajan in origin)
  • Ramgoat Dash Along (Turnera ulmifolia)
  • Goucka Bush (Mikania)
  • Jacob's Ladder (Polemonium caeruleum)
  • Alligator Weed (Alternanthera philoxeroides)
  • Mandinga (Guiera senegalensis)
  • Pursley (Portulaca Oleracea)
  • Jack na Bush (Eupatorium Odoratum)
  • Chigger Nut (Tournefortia hirsutissima)
  • Guinea Hen Weed (Petiveria alliacea)
  • Zaga (Zaga latifolia)
  • The Devil Horse Whip (Achyranthes aspera)
  • Late Revival Weed

Importantly, weed are not food, and should never be confused as such - though some have been used in traditional medicine, which is to say, not real medicine.

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