from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of umbelliferous plants, roughly hispid, with finely divided leaves and small ovate or oblong fruit covered with barbed prickles.
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- n. carrot
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Here is the ingredient list for their nutrient moisturizer. organic juices of vitis vinifera (white grape) juice, daucus carota sativa (carrot) juice
Wild Carrot Seed, or daucus carota, and trillium root are also used as herbal birth controls.
The crisp and edible taproot is a domesticated variant of daucus carota, the wild variety that is native to Europe and Asia.
Page 288 middle of March, and then wherever they appear, we may plant peas and beans in the open grounds, (vitia sativa) French beans (phaccolus) sow raddishes, (raphanus) lettuce, (lactuca) onions, (cepa) pastinaca, daucus, and almost every kind of exculent garden seeds, without fear or danger from frosts; for although we have sometimes frosts after their first appearance for a night or two yet not so severe as to injure the young plants.
Travels Through North & South Carolina, Georgia, East & West Florida, the Cherokee Country, the Extensive Territories of the Muscogulges, or Creek Confederacy, and the Country of the Chactaws; Containing An Account of the Soil and Natural Productions of Those Regions, Together with Observations on the Manners of the Indians.
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