The Rose of Jericho

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The Rose of Jericho


Duke s Handbook of Medicinal Plants of the Bible

The plant is soaked in water and, when it has unfurled, the water is drunk by the expectant mother, perhaps in hopes that the offspring will fill out as readily as the Jericho Rose, a symbol of resurrection (BAT; RIZ).

Duke s Handbook of Medicinal Plants of the Bible

Known for their ease of use, artful presentation of scientific information, and evidence-based approach, James Duke’s comprehensive handbooks are the cornerstone in the library of almost every alternative and complementary medicine practitioner and ethnobotanist. Using the successful format of these bestselling handbooks, Duke’s Handbook of Medicinal Plants of the Bible covers 150 herbs that scholars speculate, based on citations, were used in Biblical times.

American Notes and Queries

According to a Greek myth , red roses were white ones , tinged with the blood of Venus , who wounded her foot on a thorn while ... The rose of Jericho , also called the rose of the Virgin Mary , became the symbol of resurrection .

American Notes and Queries


Plant Lore Legends and Lyrics

of Rosemary , a red Rose , a white Rose , a blue flower , a yellow flower , nine blades of long Grass , and a sprig of ... These are the Roses of Jericho , or Resurrection Flowers , which grow among the sands of Egypt , Palestine , and ...

Plant Lore  Legends  and Lyrics


The Philosophical Magazine and Journal

Observations and Experiments on the Rose of Jericho ; with brief Notices of its History . By JAMES MILLAR , M.D. , Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Lecturer on Natural History and Chemistry , Edinburgh .

The Philosophical Magazine and Journal


The Encyclop dia of Geography

What particular Rose , “ the Rose of Sharon , " and the “ Rose plant in Jericho , " is , it is perhaps impossible to conjecture . The plant , vulgarly known under the name of the Rose of Jericho , is no rose at all , but a small ...

The Encyclop  dia of Geography


Encyclop dia of Superstitions Folklore and the Occult Sciences of the World

The " rose of Jericho " is called by the monks " Mary's flower , " from the belief that it expanded each year in the hour and on the day of the birth of the Saviour . It is also called " the flower of the resurrec- tion , " and women in ...

Encyclop  dia of Superstitions  Folklore  and the Occult Sciences of the World

Originally published in 1903, this is an excellent source for an historical perspective on superstitions and folklore. Hundreds of entries are arranged alphabetically within broad subject categories. The original subtitle reads: "A comprehensive library of human belief and practice in the mysteries of life through more than six thousand years of experience and progress including the fundamental intuitions and instincts underlying the structure of civilization, theology, mythology, demonology, magic, witchcraft, esoteric philosophy, signs, omens, oracles, sorceries, auguries, divinations, prophecies, methods and means employed in revealing fortune and fate, systems and formulas for the use of psychical forces, hypnotism, clairvoyance, telepathy, spiritualism, character reading and character building with all the known powers and wonders of mind and soul, illustrated with numerous ancient and modern designs and thoroughly indexed."

Palestine

The rose of Jericho , " although no rose , may very suitably be noticed under this month , as it is now in blossom . It grows spontaneously in Palestine , particularly near the Dead Sea and the Jordan , and is also found on the ...

Palestine


God s Bounty

like the use of the Rose of Jericho, were either branded as superstition or not included at all. Those treatises that did discuss the Virgin's Rose were largely botanical, and tended to follow, more or less forcefully, the stance that ...

God s Bounty


New Monthly Belle Assembl e

THE ROSE OF JERICHO . f THE ROSE OF JERICHO . 10 | lecting himself. 8 solation , we may love without seeing each other , rely on my constancy , as I do on yours . " " Lisbeth , Lisbeth , where are you so long ?

New Monthly Belle Assembl  e


Annals of Horticulture

Among the remarkable works which our author has published , his monograph on the so - called Rose of Jericho is not the least so . It would appear that Prof. Storms had cultivated that far - famed plant in his own garden since the year ...

Annals of Horticulture


The Rose

It also appears , by several passages of the Book of Ecclesiasticus , the author of which lived about 700 years after Solomon , that the Jews possessed beautiful gardens of roses , particularly at Jericho . “ I was exalted like a palm ...

The Rose


The Rose Garden

Indeed , what is commonly known as the Rose of Jericho , is a little cruci- ferous plant , with white flowers , very different from our Roses . I do not feel disposed to enter into this question ; indeed it would be out of place to do ...

The Rose Garden


Arcane Delights Spells Magickal Recipes Witchcraft Movie Reviews and Other Occult Topics

The Rose Of Jericho is a tumbleweed species that has the ability to help aract abundance & prosperity. This plant soaks up negave energy in the immediate area and thus can be a lovely addion to an altar or placed by the front door as a ...

Arcane Delights  Spells  Magickal Recipes  Witchcraft Movie Reviews and Other Occult Topics

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The Rose Garden

Indeed , what is commonly known as the Rose of Jericho , is a little cruciferous plant , with white flowers , very different from our Roses . I do not feel disposed to enter into this question ; indeed it would be out of place to do so ...

The Rose Garden


Parsons on the Rose

A Treatise on the Propagation, Culture, and History of the Rose Samuel Bowne Parsons ... the author of which lived about 700 years after Solomon , that the Jews possessed beautiful gardens of roses , particularly at Jericho .

Parsons on the Rose


A manual of monumental brasses

Roses are frequently subordinate ornaments of brasses : at Ely Cathedral , 1554 , they bear the evangelistic ... The rose is here evidently an emblem of the Blessed Virgin , and it may have some allusion to the rose of Jericho or St.

A manual of monumental brasses


Religio medici Pseudodoxia epidemica books 1 4

The rose of Jericho , that flourishes every year just about Christmas - eve , is famous in Christian reports ; which , notwithstanding , we have some reason to doubt , and are plainly informed by Bellonius , it is but a monastical ...

Religio medici  Pseudodoxia epidemica  books 1 4


The Works of Sir Thomas Browne

The rose of Jericho , that flourishes every year just about Christmas - eve , is famous in Christian reports ; which , notwithstanding , we have some reason to doubt , and are plainly informed by Bellonius , it is but a monastical ...

The Works of Sir Thomas Browne