a halophyte is a salt-tolerant plant that grows in soil or waters of high salinity, coming into contact with saline water through its roots or by salt spray, such as in saline semi-deserts, mangrove swamps, marshes and sloughs and seashores. the word derives from ancient greek ἅλας halas 'salt' and φυτόν phyton 'plant'. an example of a halophyte is the salt marsh grass spartina .
an arroyo / ə ˈ r ɔɪ oʊ /; from spanish arroyo spanish: , 'brook' , also called a wash, is a dry creek, stream bed or gulch that temporarily or seasonally fills and flows after sufficient rain. flash floods are common in arroyos following thunderstorms.
the fromm brothers fur and ginseng farm is a farm complex in the town of hamburg, marathon county, wisconsin where four brothers pioneered ginseng farming starting in 1904, and used the profits to develop silver fox farming. by 1929 they were the world's largest producer of both products. the farm was listed on the national register of historic places in 2013, considered significant at a .
a. abronia fragrans snowball-sand verbena used as both food and medicine. see article for complete list of uses. acer glabrum var. douglasii douglas maple , used by plateau tribes as a treatment for diarrhea.; acer glabrum var. glabrum the blackfoot take an infusion of the bark in the morning as a cathartic. the okanagan-colville, when hunting, use a branch tied in a knot and placed over .
this is an alphabetical list of plants used in herbalism.. the ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are possibly used to perform important biological functions, and to defend against attack from predators such as insects, fungi and herbivorous mammals is called herbal medicine.
this is a mobile miniaturized version of the large stationary batch plant. they are used to provide ready mix concrete utilizing a continuous batching process or metered concrete system. the volumetric mobile mixer is a truck that holds sand, rock, cement, water, fiber, and some add mixtures and color depending on how the batch plant is .
micropropagation is the practice of rapidly multiplying stock plant material to produce many progeny plants, using modern plant tissue culture methods.. micropropagation is used to multiply plants such as those that have been genetically modified or bred through conventional plant breeding methods. it is also used to provide a sufficient number of plantlets for planting from a stock plant .
granolithic screed, also known as granolithic paving and granolithic concrete, is a type of construction material composed of cement and fine aggregate such as granite or other hard-wearing rock. it is generally used as flooring, or as paving such as for sidewalks . it has a similar appearance to concrete, and is used to provide a durable surface where texture and appearance are usually not .
this is an alphabetical list of plants used in herbalism. the ability to synthesize a wide variety of chemical compounds that are possibly used to perform important biological functions, and to defend against attack from predators such as insects, fungi and herbivorous mammals is called herbal medicine.
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the purpose of the gas plant is to strip out hydrogen sulfide, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, water, and natural gas liquids ngls from the gas, making it acceptable for commercial use. after processing at the plant it is sent on for sale, reinjected into the field to enhance recovery, or used as fuel for oilfield operations.
achillea millefolium is an erect, herbaceous, perennial plant that produces one to several stems 0.2–1 m 0.66–3.28 ft in height, and has a spreading rhizomatous growth form. leaves are evenly distributed along the stem, with the leaves near the middle and bottom of the stem being the largest. the leaves have varying degrees of hairiness pubescence .