The hop-wash of soft soap and quassia, so effective against aphis attack, is of little avail in the case of red spider.
Now, a little shower of quassia, just to freshen you up; eh?
Multum, mul′tum, n. an adulterant compound in brewing of quassia and liquorice.
One third of a pint of quassia to which add a tablespoonful of rocksalt.
quassia and aloes are also well-known preventives of fly or blight in gardens.
quassia acts as a narcotic poison on flies and other insects.
Steam this slowly for an hour, then add thirty drops quassia.
Strychnia with quassia or columbo stimulates the appetite and the gastric digestion.
quassia, kwash′i-a, n. a South American tree, the bitter wood and bark of which are used as a tonic.
We breakfast on aloes, dine on quassia, sup on logwood and myrrh, and sleep on morphine and prussic acid!