In her book Apollo s Angels A History of Ballet , Jennifer Homans recounts how in the 1700 s audiences were so enthralled with budding ballerina Marie Salles performance, they would throw gold coins wrapped in banknotes and ribbons to look like bonbons onto the stage. Admirers and fans send and give flowers to ballerinas to symbolize how much they are loved, adored and idolized. Gifts have also been lavished upon the most admired ballerinas and dancers by their fans for centuries.
A randomized comparative trial on the therapeutic efficacy of topical aloe vera and Calendula officinalis on diaper dermatitis in children. Urticaria due to aloe vera a new sensitizer. Adverse reactions to vitamin E and aloe vera preparations after dermabrasion and chemical peel.
For Chinese and Egyptian people, different flower colours represented different illnesses, According to the Victorian Language of Flowers, Anemones symbolised all forsaken love, Throughout the United States and other parts of the western world, anemones have more positive connotations because they protect people from evil Read more
The name anise hyssop is somewhat confusing, as it is neither anise seed Pimpinella anisum or star anise Illicium verum , nor hyssop Hyssopus officinalis. The leaves have a refreshingly sweet smell and taste, like a combination of anise, licorice, and mint. You may also Read more
Oral administration of amla to tumor-bearing mice Dalton s lymphoma ascites has been reported to enhance natural killer cell NK activity and antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity ADCC. It is known as amla in Hindi. In milieu of these observations, it is safe to suggest that amla Read more
Citrus are mainly grown in low pH soils with high active aluminum Al. Aluminum effects on photosynthesis, reactive oxygen species and methylglyoxal detoxification in two Citrus species differing in aluminum tolerance. In neutral or mildly acidic soils, aluminum Al exists largely as insoluble aluminosilicates or Read more
Similarly, the presence of alyssum flowers did not significantly increase the longevity of female and male adult P. Volatiles of alyssum Lobularia maritima L. The Y-tube olfactometer study showed that parasitoids were significantly attracted to alyssum Z 1.
For indigestion dyspepsia A specific combination product containing angelica and several other herbs Iberogast, Medical Futures, Inc has been used in a dose of 1 mL three times daily. The influence of ouabain and alpha angelica lactone on calcium metabolism of dog cardiac microsomes. 2D Read more
In the Victorian Age, bachelor buttons were inserted into men s suit lapels as they went courting, hence the term bachelor button. Growing a wildflower garden featuring bachelor buttons takes nothing more than tossing seeds on to soil, watering and waiting. The bachelor button blue Read more
Baby tears plants can thrive under artificial lights indoors. Baby's tears rarely flower when kept indoors or cultivated. Baby's tears plant propagates easily, especially in its growing season, usually during the spring and summer. Most commonly, it is known as Baby's tears, but it is Read more
Once rooted, an agave is able to hydrate its tissues and wants or can handle greater sun. This doesn t stop an agave from dying, but it does prevent the stalk from turning into a tree. The fresher the agave, the greater the risk. As Read more
amplectens Graceful Beauty , can look very effective mixed with purple alliums, or on their own against a dark yew hedge, perhaps with an astrantia such as Shaggy. All these tall, globe-like alliums have strappy leaves that are already starting to die back when the Read more
The right astilbe growing conditions and fertilizer result in large feathery plumes. Likely the focal point of your shady summer flower bed, astilbe flowers can be recognized by their tall, fluffy plumes that tower above frilly, fern-like foliage in the shade garden. Proper care for Read more
When your baby toes have nice established roots and enough light and water, they will send up flowers. If you live in USDA zones 10a to 11b, baby toes will do well outside. I keep my baby toes in a west facing window and water Read more
Why do ballerinas wear buns. The main purposes being to prevent hair from getting in the way of a ballerina, to provide a uniform and elegant. look for all of the ballerinas, and to maintain focus on the dancer not the hair.
By the 1840s women had become the great ballet stars and ballerinas wore the familiar bell shaped dress with cap sleeves, low cut bodice and long skirts. Many ballerinas did perform these feats on stage, but with more than a little help from stage technology. Read more
For many Paris Opera ballerinas from poor backgrounds, a relationship with a rich man was their only chance at stability. Men subscribed to the opera not for the music, but for the beautiful ballerinas who danced twice per show and, behind the scenes, they bought Read more