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American Cowslip


"American Cowslip" is the title of an independent feature film by director Mark David. It revolves around heroin addict, Ethan Inglebrink, whose life is centered on his garden and his group of eccentric friends. American Cowslip is David's third film, following his debut, Sweet Thing, and his second, acclaimed feature, Intoxicating.

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Google previewDrugs and medicines of North America (1885)


The name American Cowslip is a decided improvement. The old English names for the plant are Mare-blobs,* or Mare-blebs, Water-blobs, Meadow Bouts, f Water Bouts. These names all refer to the yellow flowers and buds, which resemble ...

Google previewJohnson's New Universal Cyclopædia (1876)

A Scientific and Popular Treasury of Useful Knowledge by Frederick Augustus Porter Barnard

American cowslip is a common name of the [lodeccitheon Meadin, aglant of the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Names of Plants (1884)

Applied in England and Among English-speaking People to Cultivated and Wild Plants, Trees, and Shrubs by William Miller

American Cowslip elegans. Elegant-flowered American Cowslip integrifolium. Entire-leaved American Cowslip Jeffreyanum. Giant American Cowslip ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly


Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1754)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine, with Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewsie are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller

MEADIA, The American Cowslip, vulgo. The CharaBers are ; The Empalemcnt is of out Leaf, which is cut into five o-ual Se&ions, which are re flexed: the Flower is also of one Leaf, which is deeply cut into five SeBions : thefe are also re- flexed ...

Google previewSteer's Gardening Encyclopaedia (2007)

by William H Steer

Amaranthus 18 American Cowslip AMARANTHUS (Love-lies-bleeding, Prince's Feather). H.H.A.; 24 in. ; variegated foliage plant ; late summer. Easily raised from seed sown in March in gentle heat. Love-lies- bleeding is a fine variety, 2 ft., ...

Google previewThe Household Encyclopaedia of Business and Social Forms Embracing the Laws of Etiquette and Good Society ... (1884)

Being a Practical Guide to the Preparation of Business and Legal Documents ... Enriched with Full and Carefully Prepared Tables of Reference Containing Important Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific and Other Useful Knowledge ... Forming a Complete and Comprehensive Book of Reference ...

American Cowslip. . ..Divine beauty. American Elm Patriotism. American Linden Matrimony. American Starwort.

Google previewThe Gardeners' Dictionary, Describing the Plants, Fruits, and Vegetables Desirable for the Garden and Explaining the Terms and Operations Employed in Their Cultivation (1875)

American Cowslip. Dodeca'theon. American Cranberry. Oxycv'ccut macroca'rpus. Soil light, and occasionally manured with rotten leaves. Peat has been considered indispensable by some cultivators ; but we much question whether this be ...

Google previewThe cottage gardener's dictionary, ed. by G.W. Johnson. [With] (1857)

by Cottage gardener

American Cowslip. Dodeca 'them. American Cranberry. Oxyco'ccus macroca'rpus . Soil light, and occasionally manured with rotten leaves. Peat has been considered indispensable by some cultivators ; but we much question whether this be ...

Google previewAn illustrated Encyclopaedia of Gardening (2015)

by Walter P. Wright

American Cowslip.—See Dodecatheon. American Cress.—See Kitchen Garden– Salads. Ampelopsis, Virginian Creeper (ampelöp-sis, from ampelos, a vine, and opsis, resemblance. Ord. Ampelideae).-The common Virginian Creeper, ...

Google previewNez Perce Dictionary (1994)

by Haruo Aoki

a basket cap qocqocnim li-ckaw name of a flower known as "shooting star," American cowslip, dodecatheon, birdbill (plant): " meadowlark's basket cap". Cf. similarly poetic Sahaptin lcwaylcway-nmi nusnu ...

Google previewRHS What Plant Where Encyclopedia (2013)

by DK

Perennialsmall Dodecatheon dentatum X TooThed american cowSliP This clump - forming perennial makes rosettes of oval, mid-green leaves and, in late spring, slim stems of nodding white flowers, with swept-back petals. grow it between ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

is a member of the family Hellebo- raceae which includes the western marsh-marigold and marsh marigold (American cowslip). Helleboraceae also ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

(American cowslip). Dodonaea L. Sapindaceae (11). 50 trop., esp. Austr. Doellingeria Nees (Aster L. p.p.).

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