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Definition of Bog myrtle
Bog myrtleBog Bog, n. [Ir. & Gael. bog soft, tender, moist: cf. Ir.
bogach bog, moor, marsh, Gael. bogan quagmire.]
1. A quagmire filled with decayed moss and other vegetable
matter; wet spongy ground where a heavy body is apt to
sink; a marsh; a morass.
Appalled with thoughts of bog, or caverned pit, Of
treacherous earth, subsiding where they tread. --R.
2. A little elevated spot or clump of earth, roots, and
grass, in a marsh or swamp. [Local, U. S.]
Bog bean. See Buck bean.
Bog bumper (bump, to make a loud noise), Bog blitter,
Bog bluiter, Bog jumper, the bittern. [Prov.]
Bog butter, a hydrocarbon of butterlike consistence found
in the peat bogs of Ireland.
Bog earth (Min.), a soil composed for the most part of
silex and partially decomposed vegetable fiber. --P. Cyc.
Bog moss. (Bot.) Same as Sphagnum.
Bog myrtle (Bot.), the sweet gale.
Bog ore. (Min.)
(a) An ore of iron found in boggy or swampy land; a
variety of brown iron ore, or limonite.
(b) Bog manganese, the hydrated peroxide of manganese.
Bog rush (Bot.), any rush growing in bogs; saw grass.
Bog spavin. See under Spavin.
Meaning of Bog myrtle from wikipedia
- and parts
of northern North
America. Common names include bog
willow, Dutch myrtle
, and sweetgale. It is a deciduous shrub growing
to 1–2 m...
gale (bog myrtle
) have root nodules
in which nitrogen fixation
occurs, thereby providing another supplemental source
of nitrogen. Bogs
- names include
bayberry, bay-rum tree, candleberry, sweet
gale, and wax-myrtle
. The generic
name was derived
from the Gr**** word μυρικη (myrike), meaning...
- other plants commonly
used in gruit
mixes, for example
or bog myrtle
, also have antiseptic properties likely
life of beer...
- Other common plants include
lousewort, bog cotton, milkwort, bog
and bog myrtle
, with a variety
and mosses. Connemara
away in remote
root * Apple
Mint Birch leaves Bog Myrtle leaves
C****ia bark * Chamomile
bark * Coriander
- recognition nationally
Guld (****ed with bog myrtle
) and Limfjords-Porter, a Baltic
porter. Thisted Bryghus
- (indicating a summer
burial) and a bucket
of beer made of wheat, honey, bog
atop. Her distinctive
- name for ****hound means
"mountain hops"), ground
ivy, and heather. Also bog myrtle
. More recently, some Chinese
beer uses bitter melon
- by the nuns of Gimsøy Abbey, who went here to collect
pors ("Bog Myrtle
"), and the Norwegian
word grunn meaning
to 1931, the name...
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