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Persephone and Virgo
The word Virgo means simply "unmarried woman". It has nothing at all to do with sexuality. It denotes a woman who does not belong to any man, who is whole within herself, she does not need a man to identify herself through. It also means "intact...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Astrology >> Virgo
Sign Characteristics: Capricorn
Quadruplicity Cardinal Day of the week Saturday Birthstones Amber Onyx Sapphire Quartz Colours Yellow Brown Blue Black Flowers Gardenia Daisy Violet Narcissus Metals Lead Essences Lilac Vetiver Narcissus Animals Crocodile Sheep Robin GENERAL FEATURES Earth...
Astrology >> Capricorn
Daffodil: Correspondences
Narcissus spp. Folk Names: Asphodel, Daffy-Down-Dilly, Fleur de Coucou, Goose Leek, Lent-Lily, Narcissus, Porillon Gender: Feminine Planet: Venus Element: Water Deity: Power: Love, Fertility, Luck...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary D
Sign Characteristics: Libra
Quadruplicity Cardinal Day of the week Friday Birthstones Coral Diamond Sapphire Jade Colours Pink Light-Blue Brown Flowers Narcissus Rose Lily Gardenia Metals Copper Essences Musk Tobacco Sandal Animals Turtle-Dove Finch GENERAL FEATURES Air sign ruled by...
Astrology >> Libra
The Paths of the Qabalah
I must confess, I've been trying to use the book "The Talking Tree" by William Gray and I admit that I've been having a hard time. Most Tree of Life glyphs start the eleventh path with the Fool, as it is with most tarot decks. Gray begins with the...
Magick >> Qabalah
Persephone - An Intutitive View
Persephone is a Goddess whose history has been mainly inferred from ancient mythological placement of her as Demeter’s daughter and Hades wife. She has rarely been addressed outside of the context of her connection to these two more infamous individuals....
Deities & Heros >> Greek

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The Narcissus
Reviewed 4/01. Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service. Page 1 of 4.
The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'
again, under its proper title of "The Nigger of the 'Narcissus'" and under the auspices . Mr.
Forcing Guide / Forcing Guide / Narcissus Narcissus Narcissus
Narcissus was a beautiful, proud young man in Greek mythology. Too proud to return The narcissus genus comprises some 30 known species.
When Narcissus Teaches: Teaching, Mentoring and the Danger of
The Genus Narcissus edited by Gordon R. Hanks Running Head

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Gardening: Bulbs help brighten garden, shake off winter blues
Along Colorado's Front Range, some of the most commonly grown bulbs are crocus, hyacinths, tulips and the species narcissus, commonly called daffodils. Next spring, each of these tried-and-true favorites helps us to shake off winter blues.
Colour break in reverse bicolour daffodils is associated with the presence of
Daffodils (Narcissus pseudonarcissus) are one of the world's most popular ornamentals. They also provide a scientific model for studying the carotenoid pigments responsible for their yellow and orange flower colours.
The September checklist
Pot up "Paperwhite" narcissus for flowering indoors over Christmas and Hippeastrum for colour over the winter months. Grow the latter in a loam-based compost, as the weight of flower can topple a pot.
Heirloom bulbs are toughing it out
Heirloom narcissus and leucojum (snowflakes) also will be good to go after the first fall rain. They'll grow new roots and foliage with decent moisture.
Lois Tilton reviews Short Fiction, late August
Any Holmes would know that the name “narcissus” comes from the Greek “narce”, which suggests the sleep of death. A lot of neatly-contrived fun.

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Narcissus (mythology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Narcissus (plant) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mar 3, 1997 Narcissus is another example among several of a beautiful young man who spurned sex and died as a result.
Mythology Guide - Echo and Narcissus
This nymph saw Narcissus, a beautiful youth, as he pursued the chase upon the mountains. Narcissus looked around, but seeing no one, called out, "Come.
Echo & Narcissus
Narcissus was beautiful as a child and grew even more so as he matured.

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