Argemone Mexicana

L.
Prickly poppy (E); Cardosanto (C). The narcotic weeda are demulcent, emetic, expectorant, laxative, and are used for cancer, itch, and scabies, and applied externally for headache. The seed-oil is used for illumination and soap-making.

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • Argemone mexicana — Argémone mexicaine Argémone mexicaine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Argemone mexicana — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • Argemone mexicana —   Argemone mexicana …   Wikipedia Español

  • Argemone mexicana — Mexikanischer Stachelmohn Mexikanischer Stachelmohn (Argemone mexicana) Systematik Unterklasse: Hahnenfußähnliche (Ranunculidae) Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Argemone mexicana — meksikinė argemona statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Aguoninių šeimos vaistinis nuodingas (Argemone mexicana), paplitęs Šiaurės ir Pietų Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Argemone mexicana angl. goatweed; yellow thistle; yellow thistle; Mexican… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Argemone Mexicana — Poppy Pop py, n.; pl. {Poppies}. [OE. popy, AS. popig, L. papaver.] (Bot.) Any plant or species of the genus {Papaver}, herbs with showy polypetalous flowers and a milky juice. From one species ({Papaver somniferum}) opium is obtained, though all …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Argemone Mexicana — Mexican Mex i*can, prop. a. Of or pertaining to Mexico or its people. n. A native or inhabitant of Mexico. [1913 Webster] {Mexican poppy} prop. n. (Bot.), a tropical American herb of the Poppy family ({Argemone Mexicana}) with much the look of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Argemone mexicana — ID 5803 Symbol Key ARME4 Common Name Mexican pricklypoppy Family Papaveraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MA, MD, MI, MO,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Argemone mexicana — noun annual herb with prickly stems and large yellow flowers; southern United States to West Indies and Mexico • Syn: ↑Mexican poppy • Hypernyms: ↑prickly poppy, ↑argemone, ↑white thistle, ↑devil s fig …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argemone mexicana L. — Symbol ARME4 Common Name Mexican pricklypoppy Botanical Family Papaveraceae …   Scientific plant list

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