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Basil - The Herb of Kings
Basil, from soil to seed To strong stems and beautiful leaves. I ask for blessings to have bestowed As I nurture and watch you grow. From mornings dew and sun of afternoon To rays of the stars and midnights moon Mother Earth watch over thee As I my will, So...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary B
Bufo rana (Toad Poison)
Homoeopathic Bufo is made from the poison of the toad. The toad releases his poison when he is teased or irritated; it can paralyze a dog. The Chinese were the first to apply dried toad poison for a variety of complaints. The American homoeopath J.T. Kent...
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Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L
Chamomile: The Healer
Chamomile is one of the oldest favorites amongst garden herbs and its reputation as a medicinal plant shows little signs of abatement. The Egyptians reverenced it for its virtues, and from their belief in its power to cure ague, dedicated it to their gods. No...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary C
Alumina (Aluminum)
Aluminum is a very light and easy transformable metal, associated with the planet Neptune and the sign Pisces. In astrology Neptune has to do with fading away, dissolving, excarnation, anonymity. This excarnation can work out in a positive way (mysticism,...
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The Endeavour Voyage Across the Pacific, 1768-1771
Who are the Suspects in Sea Chest Secret?
Sydney Parkinson is an historic person who sailed with James Cook on HMB Endeavour as a naturalist and landscape artist.
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a glimpse of Sydney Parkinson's recording of the specimens collected by Joseph Banks and fellow botanist Carl Daniel.
“Z” – the breadfruit author identified
Colloquy, Issue 7, J. Dyson, Botanical Illustration or Flower Painting

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Panther tennis aiming for four-peat
Sydney Parkinson, Tatum Holland and Gretchen Hoffman, who were all part of the team's success last season, are back as well. All the girls returned from the junior varsity team, and they are vying for the two remaining spots on varsity.
Artist flowers by royal appointment
Specimens collected by Sir Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander as they journeyed with Captain Cook between 1768 and 1771 were examined by an artist aboard the Endeavour called Sydney Parkinson.

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Sydney Parkinson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sydney Parkinson (c. 1745 – 26 Parkinson was employed by Joseph Banks to travel with him on James Cook's first voyage to the Pacific in 1768.
Sydney Parkinson (c.1745-1771) -™
The Endeavour Botanical Illustrations at the Natural History Museum
Parkinson, Sydney
J.H.Maiden Sir Joseph Banks: the Father of Australia (1909); M.
Rocky Road: Sydney Parkinson
The other, Sydney Parkinson, was to paint natural history objects. Parkinson had come to Banks's attention thanks to his admirable botanical illustration skills.

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