PDF | ABSTRACT Plan: Careya arborea is a medicinal plant used in Ayurveda and Chinese medicine. The bark, leaves and fruits are used in. PDF | Careya arborea Roxb. (Lecythidaceae) is a significant medicinal plant known as kumbhi in Ayurveda. Though, most of the plant parts are. To study detailed pharmacognostic profile of leaves and stem of Careya arborea (C. arborea) Roxb. (Lecthyidaceae), an important medicinal plant in the Indian.

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Antitumor effect of Careya arborea against Ehrlic h ascites carcinoma with reference to lipid peroxidation and enzymatic and non enzymatic antioxidant system in Swiss albino mice. Preliminary phytochemical screening Preliminary phytochemical screening of leaf arborda revealed the presence of triterpenoids, saponins, tannins and flavonoids. Or, Login with your user account:.

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The powder microscopy rroxb performed according to the method of Khandelwal [15]. Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Bark dark grey exfoliating in thin strips.

Fresh leaves and stem were taken for morphological and histological studies. Physicochemical values such as percentage of ash values and extractive values were determined according to the well established official method and procedure [16][17].

Technology partner Strand Life Sciences. Presence of cortical vascular bundle, patches of pericyclic fibers and brown pigment containing cells are the characteristics of the plant.

Support Center Support Center. Most of cortical cells are pitted; endodermis is not distinct; pericycle is present in patches of sclerenchyma. Results Macroscopically, the leaves are simple, broadly obovate in shape, acuminate apex with crenate, dentate margin, petioles 0.

Pharmacognostic studies of the leaves and stem of Careya arborea Roxb.

Pharmacognostic evaluation and physicochemical analysis of Averrhoa carambola L. Careya arborea Careya arborea [1] Scientific classification Kingdom: The plant can be identified by its thick dark grey bark, large showy flowers and the leaves which turn xrborea in winter. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer.


Authors thank, Vice Chancellor, C. The Ordnance Department, when searching for a wood suitable for fuses to be used instead of the English beech, were recommended to try this wood, and did so, pronouncing it in every way suitable for the purpose. The pharmacognostic standards for leaves and stem of C. Ash values and extractive values can be used as reliable aid for detecting adulteration.

Results of acreya analysis of the leaves and stem bark showed pale green color for leaf and buff color for stem bark powder as such in day light, green color for leaf and grayish green color for stem bark powder as such in UV light, green color for leaf and herbage green color for stem bark powder mounted in 1 N NaOH in methanol, as such in UV light while citrine green color for leaf and buff color for stem bark as such in day light.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Known or potential benefits of careta species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc.

Seasonal variations in food plant preferences of reintroduced Rhinos Rhinoceros unicornis Mammalia: The food preferences of translocated Rhinos in Manas National Park were studied to find out variati Stamens are many, connate at base; disk annular; ovary inferior, locular with many ovules in 2 rows per cell, style 1.

Careya arborea – Wikipedia

Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Flowers distinct with an unpleasant smell,white or pink. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. Larval host arboreq of the butterflies of the Western Ghats, India Desc: Flowers in an erect raceme at the end of branches.

Wild Guava is a medium sized deciduous tree, up to 20 m tall, the leaves of which turn red in the cold season. It is the Kumbhi of Sanskrit writers, and appear to have been so named on account of the hollow on the top of the fruit giving it somewhat the appearance of a water-pot. This comprises an account of the foliicolous fungal collections collected along with the host l The practical evaluation of phytopharmaceuticals; pp.


Leaf The powder plant material is greenish in color, showing fragments of parenchyma, palisade cells, fragments of epidermal cells along with stomata Figure 5alignifiedfied fibers Figure 5b and vessels having simple pits Figure 5c. Asian Pac J Trop Biomed. Pharmacological and biomedical properties of sea anemones Paracondactylis indicusParacondactylis sinensisHeteractis magnifica and Stichodactyla haddoni from East coast of India. Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3. Leaves and flowers are used in the form of paste to cure several skin diseases.

In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Powder microscopic characteristics 3. Bark surface flaking in thin strips, fissured, dark grey; crown spreading.

Xylem consists of vessels, tracheids, fibers and xylem parenchyma; inside the cup; cells are parenchymatous. Technology Biodiversity in India. Leaves simple, alternate, estipulate, clustered at the tips of branchlets; petiole 10 mm long, slender, pubescent; lamina x cm, obovate, oblong-obovate, base cuneate or attenuate and decurrent on petiole, apex round or shortly acuminate, margin crenate-serrate, glabrous, membranous; lateral nerves pairs, parallel, prominent, intercostae reticulate, prominent.

Recent studies indicate that most species are best conserved in their natural community, which resu Leaves arranged spirally, often clustered at the apices of twigs, simple, broadly rixb, tapering czreya base, margin toothed, stipules small, caducous.

Careya arborea

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Observation specific search options Observed during. Your comments The flower labeled Wild Guava is