gum It is an erect herb with a round, smooth stem about 1 1/2 feet in height. The leaves, about 1 inch in length, are green, leathery, rather rigid, and covered with resin.
gum = grindelia robusta = гринделия плотная The Indians used the herb consistently to treat asthma, cough and bronchitis Secondary uses for gum plant are as a sedative, stimulant, anti-cancer, fever, gonorrhea, hepatitis, syphilis, tuberculosis, and nephritis
Ги́кори или Ка́рия Hickory wood is very hard, stiff, dense and shock resistant. It is used for tool handles, bows, wheel spokes, carts, drumsticks, lacrosse stick handles, golf club shafts (sometimes still called hickory stick, even though made of steel or graphite), the bottom of skis, walking sticks and for punitive use as a switch (like hazel), and especially as a cane-like hickory stick in schools and use by parents. hickory