Gentian

  • (noun): Any of various plants of the family Gentianaceae especially the genera Gentiana and Gentianella and Gentianopsis.

Some articles on gentian:

Gentian (disambiguation)
... A gentian is a plant that has terminal tubular flowers ... Gentian may also refer to Gentian violet, an antifungal agent HMS Gentian (K90), a Royal Navy Flower-class corvette Tulip Gentian, a herbaceous annual Dwarf Gentian, Gentianella Gentian (spi ...
Breastfeeding Difficulties - Breastfeeding - Candidiasis
... Another effective treatment of candidia is the use of gentian violet ... Please note Gentian violet 1% in water also contains alcohol ... It is believed that gentian violet is the best treatment of nipple soreness due to Candida albicans for the breastfeeding mother ...
The Wind Boy - Main Characters
... Gentian-an eight year old girl with copper colored hair, Kay's younger sister ... a nine year old boy with copper colored hair, Gentian's older brother ... She is more than she seems, and she is the one who takes Kay and Gentian into the Clear Land for the first time ...
Crystal Violet - History - Gentian Violet - Precautions
... The Food and Drug Administration in the US has determined that gentian violet has not been shown by adequate scientific data to be safe for use in animal feed ... Use of gentian violet in animal feed causes the feed to be adulterated and is a violation of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act in the US ... raised seafood from China because unapproved antimicrobials, including gentian violet, had been consistently found in the products ...
List Of Michigan Flowers - G
... Gentianopsis crinita, Greater Fringed Gentian Gentiana puberulenta, Prairie Gentian Gentiana andrewsii, Prairie Closed Gentian Gentiana saponaria, Soapwort Gentian ...