Nigella sativa

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         Nigella sativa; the blessed seed....

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         Duke J, Bogenchutz –Godwin M, Du Cellier J, Peggy, Duke A. 2002. Handbook of Medicinal Herbs. CRC press LLC. 2nd.Pg 88-89.

  

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         GledHill, David. 2002. The Names of Plants. Cambridge University Press. 3rd. United Kingdom. Pg 205.

  

         Watts, D.C. 2000. Dictionary of Plant Names and their Origin. Elsevier. Bath, United Kingdom. Pg 354.

 

       Soltis, Pamela S., and Douglas E. Soltis. 2004. "The origin and diversification of angiosperms." American Journal of Botany 91: 1614-626.

 

         "The seed of Blessing- What is blackseed?" Black Seed. 1 Apr. 2009 <http://blackseedinc.stores.yahoo.net/whatisblacse.html>.

 

         Soltis, Pam, Doug Soltis, and Christine Edwards. 2005. Angiosperms. Flowering Plants. Version 03 June 2005. http://tolweb.org/Angiosperms/20646/2005.06.03 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/

 

         "Encyclopedia of Spices-Nigella." The Epiccentre Exotic Herbs. 2 Apr. 2009 <http://www.theepicentre.com/Spices/nigella.html>.

 

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         Thierry Lucas (http://www.pbase.com/ttfl/profile)

         Benno White (www.bennowhite.com)

         Sheri Copans (http://www.flickr.com/photos/libra2107/)

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         Evoca Drinks Company (www.bennowhite.com)

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