A Conversation for Snowdrops

Welsh Daffs

Post 1

BigAl Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

Just read in the paper that a Welsh company, Alzheim, are cultivating daffodils in order to extract galantamine.
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1171649/Why-Welsh-daffodils-hold-key-beating-Alzheimers-disease.html


Welsh Daffs

Post 2

BigAl Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/mid/7693203.stm


Welsh Daffs

Post 3

BigAl Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

This edition of BBC1 Countryfile shows Prof Trevor Walker testing daffodil juice for galantamine:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b010x6qz/Countryfile_24_04_2011/


Key: Complain about this post

Write an Entry

"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a wholly remarkable book. It has been compiled and recompiled many times and under many different editorships. It contains contributions from countless numbers of travellers and researchers."

Write an entry
Read more