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Alpinia is a genus of flowering plants in the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. It is named for Alpinia brevilabris; Alpinia brevis; Alpinia brevituba; Alpinia burkillii; Alpinia caerulea – Australian native ginger; Alpinia calcarata – heen araththa. Alpinia galanga (also Languas galanga), a plant in the ginger family, is an herb used in cooking, especially in Indonesian and Thai cuisines. It is one of four. (Alpinia calcarata). Flowers are held on the ends of reed-like stems of dark green leaves, making for a showy display in spring and early summer. You are.

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Retrieved from ” http: J Ayurveda Integr Med ;1: However, in STZ-induced diabetic rats, the hot ethanol extract or the hot water extract failed to reduce blood glucose levels. Effect of Alpinia calcarata rhizomes on ethanol-induced gastric ulcers in rats. Ceylon J Med Sci. The following features distinguish monocots from dicots – 1 Three flower parts in each flower vs in dicots 2 One pore in pollen vs 3 3 One cotyledon vs 2 4 Vascular bundles in stem scattered vs concentric circles 5 Adventitious roots vs radicle-origin 6 Parallel venation vs reticulate These broad distinguishing features indeed have some exceptions.

The data suggested that the plant could be recommended as a newer and potential source of antitumor agents. It is usually cultivated in Sri Lankan village gardens for medicinal purposes. Click on “Edit with form” button on top of the page to add this information.

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Arambewela and co-workers a reported that the major constituents in the essential oils of root, rhizome and leaves of A. Digest J Nanomat Biost. A promising antifungal effect of A.


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Alpinia calcarata (Haw.) Roscoe | Species | India Biodiversity Portal

Corolla tube white, ca. Improved Clonal Propagation of Splilanthes acmella Murr. Flowers typically have two of their stamenoids sterile stamens fused to form a petaloid lip, and have only one fertile stamen. Alpinia calcarata from Kerala: Under the names ‘chewing John’, ‘little John to chew’, and ‘court case root’, it calcagata used in African American folk medicine and hoodoo folk magic.

Essential oil and extracts from this plant have been found to possess wide range of pharmacological and biological alpinis. The page may take some time to load since LigerCat is searching the entire PubMed database and sending us the results in real time. Phytochemical screening revealed the presence of polyphenols, tannins, flavonoids, steroid glycosides and alkaloids in A. Encylopedia of Life, EoL Web: November, Alpinia calcarata Rasna. More datas and photos are needed for the confirmation of the ID.

Sexual behavior study noted that the hot water extract of A. Essential oil and extracts from this plant have been found to possess wide range of pharmacological and biological activities. Although several studies have shown efficacy of using turmeric for many diseases, reliable scientific evidence is lacking for many conditions. Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of aplinia, hours, days, alipnia seasons.

Alpinia calcarata Roscoe rhizomes are often used in Sri Lankan traditional medicines as a remedy for bronchitis, cough, respiratory ailments, diabetics, asthma and arthritis. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Epigynous glands two, 3 mm long, thick, free from each other. Retrieved 1 March Analysis of cultivated Alpinia alpinis.


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None, Conflict of Interest: Chemistry and taxonomy of some members of the Alinia. Relevant literatures were collected by searching the major scientific databases including Pubmed, Science direct, Medline and Google scholar for phytochemical and phytopharmacological as well as medicinal importance of A.

Indian J Natural Prod ; Arecaceae, Alpiniq, Zingiberaceae Fortnight Aug Water soluble ash indicates the water soluble salts in the drug. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3. Constituents of Alpinia calcarata rhizome essential oil Arambewela et al.

Technology partner Strand Life Sciences. Roscoe [ Zingiberaceae ] is a cultivated species in Pantnagar. Views Read View form View source View history. Retrieved from ” https: The decoction of A.

A respectable number of nucleotide sequences is above The sequence analysis of the second exon of A. Antinociceptive activities of aqueous and etahnolic extracts of Alpinia calxarata rhizomes in rats.

Boos ; Renealmia minor Roem. The sequence identified in this study opens a perspective for further molecular investigation, their metabolite richness, the distribution of structurally diverse phenolic compounds throughout the A.