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our la·dy's bed·straw

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  1. yellow bedstraw, yellow cleavers, Our Lady's bedstraw, Galium verumnoun

    common yellow-flowered perennial bedstraw; North America and Europe and Asia


  1. our lady's bedstraw

    Our Lady's Bedstraw, also known as Yellow Bedstraw or scientifically as Galium verum, is a flowering plant that belongs to the Rubiaceae family. It is native to Europe and Asia but has also been introduced to North America. This perennial herb can grow up to 1-3 feet tall and is characterized by its small, bright yellow flowers. The name "Our Lady's Bedstraw" derives from the belief that this plant was one of the herbs in the manger where Jesus Christ was born. It has a sweet scent and has been used historically as a stuffing material for mattresses. It is also used for its medicinal properties in various folk remedies.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of our lady's bedstraw in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of our lady's bedstraw in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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