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Definition of Asclepias Curassavica

Asclepias Curassavica
Ipecacuanha Ip`e*cac`u*an"ha, n. [Pg. ipecacuanha (cf. Sp. ipecacuana); fr. Braz. ipe-kaa-guena, prop., a creeping plant that causes vomiting.] (Med. & Bot.) The root of a Brazilian rubiaceous herb (Cepha["e]lis Ipecacuanha), largely employed as an emetic; also, the plant itself; also, a medicinal extract of the root. Many other plants are used as a substitutes; among them are the black or Peruvian ipecac (Psychotria emetica), the white ipecac (Ionidium Ipecacuanha), the bastard or wild ipecac (Asclepias Curassavica), and the undulated ipecac (Richardsonia scabra).
Asclepias Curassavica
Redhead Red"head` (-h?d`), n. 1. A person having red hair. 2. (Zo["o]l.) (a) An American duck (Aythya Americana) highly esteemed as a game bird. It is closely allied to the canvasback, but is smaller and its head brighter red. Called also red-headed duck. American poachard, grayback, and fall duck. See Illust. under Poachard. (b) The red-headed woodpecker. See Woodpecker. 3. (Bot.) A kind of milkweed (Asclepias Curassavica) with red flowers. It is used in medicine.

Meaning of Asclepias Curassavica from wikipedia

- Asclepias cur****avica, commonly known as tropical milkweed, is a flowering plant species of the milkweed genus, Asclepias. It is native to the American...
- Some Asclepias species: There are also 12 species of Asclepias in South America, among them: A. barjoniifolia, A. boliviensis, A. cur****avica, A. mellodora...
- procera, and Nerium oleander. The southern po****tions often consume Asclepias cur****avica, a tropical milkweed. When given sunflower seeds in a laboratory...
- milkweed Asclepias cur****avica Asclepias eriocarpawoolly pod milkweed Asclepias erosadesert milkweed Asclepias exaltata – poke milkweed Asclepias fascicularis...
- include butterflyweed (Asclepias tuberosa) and bloodflower (Asclepias cur****avica). In the West Indies, blunt-leaved milkweed (Asclepias amplexicaulis) and...
- December 1964). "Calotropin, a Cytotoxic Principle Isolated from Asclepias cur****avica L". Science. 146 (3652): 1685–6. Bibcode:1964Sci...146.1685K. doi:10...
- pollinator behavior in the apparent complex consisting of E. radicans, Asclepias cur****avica, and Lantana camara, but could not find clear evidence that floral...
- plants. If there is a hard frost in these areas they do not survive. Asclepias cur****avica, an introduced annual ornamental, provides larval food if native...
- ibaguense (Orchidaceae) resembles flowers of Lantana camara and Asclepias cur****avica, and is pollinated by monarch butterflies and perhaps hummingbirds...
- the specific species are Aphananthe cuspidata, Asclepias cur****avica, Asclepias guadeloupe, Asclepias syriaca, Calotropis gigantea, Carissa ovata, Cerbera...
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