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'''Goosegrass''' is a species of plant. It's used in [[potion|potion-making]]; it can be bought in one apothecary, at [[Diagon Alley]].<ref>''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film)]]'' DVD (Disc 2) - Diagon Alley Tour</ref> It's yellow in colour.
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'''Goosegrass''' (''Galium aparine'') is a species of plant in the madder family. It's used in [[potion|potion-making]]; it can be bought in one apothecary, at [[Diagon Alley]].<ref>''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film)]]'' DVD (Disc 2) - Diagon Alley Tour</ref> It's yellow in colour.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film)]]'' {{1st}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film)]]'' {{1st}}
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==Behind the Scenes==
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* Goosegrass is a traditional medicine used for skin ailments and [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scurvy scurvy]<ref>http://botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/c/cliver74.html</ref>, and its roots may produce a red dye.<ref>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galium_aparine</ref>
   
 
==Notes and references==
 
==Notes and references==

Latest revision as of 01:30, August 1, 2011

Goosegrass
Goosegrass
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used in certian potions

Goosegrass (Galium aparine) is a species of plant in the madder family. It's used in potion-making; it can be bought in one apothecary, at Diagon Alley.[1] It's yellow in colour.

AppearancesEdit

Behind the ScenesEdit

  • Goosegrass is a traditional medicine used for skin ailments and scurvy[2], and its roots may produce a red dye.[3]

Notes and referencesEdit

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