Amorphophallus paeoniifolius. Plants being grown as a food crop in a woodland garden. Photograph by: Manojk Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike Amorphophallus paeoniifolius is a PERENNIAL growing to m (2ft 7in). It is hardy to zone (UK) The species is monoecious (individual flowers are either. Amorphophallus paeoniifolius (Dennst.) Amorphophallus paeoniifolius var. campanulatus Sivad., Taxon (), not validly publ.

Author: Kekinos Kigagami
Country: Georgia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Science
Published (Last): 4 March 2011
Pages: 495
PDF File Size: 10.69 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.57 Mb
ISBN: 732-9-68420-586-1
Downloads: 48679
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Shakticage

Int J Pharma Biosci. Paeoniifolius Binomial name Amorphophallus paeoniifolius Dennst. In addition, minimum inhibitory concentration MIC was determined using serial dilution technique to determine antibacterial potency. Conophallus sativus Blume Schott Dracontium paeoniifolium Dennst. An on-line version is also available. Traditional medicine is an important part of healthcare. Thu Apr 14 Editor Publisher Thompson and Morgan. Oxford University Press; Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants.

Amorphophallus paeoniifolius – Wikispecies

If you have important information about this plant that may paeoniifilius other users please add a comment or link below. A new standardized paeiniifolius, artemether has recently been introduced for treatment of drug resistant malaria, and new analogues of forskolin are being tested for a variety of uses.


People with a tendency to rheumatism, arthritis, gout, kidney stones and hyperacidity should take especial caution if paeonifolius this plant in their diet[].

Siddha properties Siddha name- Karunai Kilangu. We are currently updating this section. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. A review of common reasons of possible adversity in Ayurvedic practice.

It is hardy to zone UK Medicinal plants culture, utilization and phytopharmacology, Li. The extracts were found not only to paralyze Vermifuge but also to kill the earthworms Vermicidal.

Int J Pharm Biol Res. It is also cultivated in Srilanka. Effect of Genistein on in vitro and in vivo Models of Cancer. Interestingly, the market pafoniifolius for medicinal herbs is likely to remain high because many of the active ingredients in medicinal plants cannot yet be prepared synthetically.

Pharmacognostical parameters for evaluation of leaves of Amorphophallus paeoniifolius. Indian J Pharm Sci.

The berries are red when ripe and are not quite round, being subglobose or ovoid. The methanolic extracts of the tuber of Amorphophallus paeoniifolius were investigated for their antihelmintic activity against Pheretima posthuma and Tubifex tubifex.

American nurseries but also research institutes and a lot of other nurseries from around the world. If you have questions about a plant please use the Forum on this website as we do not have the resources amorphopnallus answer questions ourselves. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Hydrosme gigantiflora Hayata S. A spontaneous dose dependent CNS depressant activity was observed with pet-ether extract, diazepam, and phenobarbitone in Swiss albino mice. This article needs additional citations for verification.


The PFAF Bookshop

Further antifungal and antimicrobial properties of the various crude extracts of the drug by using cup-plate diffusion method against common pathogens viz. Blackwell Publishing Ltd; Trease and Evans pharmacognosy. Pharmacological studies Toxicity studies Dey et al.

Habitats Loose paeoniifoliis detritus in moist shady habitats[]. Indian materia medica includes about drugs of natural origin almost all of which are derived from different traditional systems and folklore practices.

General description English Name: The plant was found to be potent analgesic, anti-inflammatory, CNS depressant, anthelmintic, antibacterial, antifungal and cytotoxic agent. Good descriptions of the plants with terse notes on their uses. Consequently, an increase in traditional tread in herbal medicines and other type of traditional medicines has occurred.