Chlorophytum tuberosum is one of several species of Chlorophytum used in genus and is native to Africa, where the genus Chlorophytum is most diverse. Leaves x cm, ensiform, sheathing at base. Scape cm; flowers towards tip of spike, racemose. Bracts cm long, lanceolate. Flowers white. CHLOROPHYTUM TUBEROSUM (Roxb.) Family: Liliaceae Hindi: Safed musli Mundari: Kulaebo, Piri jadu, Piri tar Oraon: Oro arxa.
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Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. The tuberous roots of other species of Chlorophytum, Asparagus, Bombax and Orchids are also sometimes called safed musali leading to confusion. Phytochemical evaluation Some roots were dried under the shade so as to avoid the decomposition of chemical constituents, powdered in a blender and finally stored in dry air tied containers for phytochemical screening.
Chlorophytum tuberosum – Edible Chlorophytum
Tuberosjm a request for permission. Peduncles Peduncle stout, 10—35 cm. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system. Some roots were dried under the shade so as to avoid the decomposition of chemical constituents, powdered in a blender and finally stored in dry air tied containers for phytochemical screening. Presl Phalangium niveum Poir.
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Chlorophytum roots are usually collected before plants have reached maturity, thus hampering natural regeneration. Both the authors would like to express a sincere thank to Head, Department of Botany, University of Pune, for encouragement and necessary laboratory facilities and V. Presl Liliago tuberosa Roxb. It was reviewed on 25 September by FlickreviewR and was confirmed to be licensed under the terms of the cc-by-sa It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others.
The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: Threats and conservation The wild collection of Chlorophytum tuberosum in Africa is likely to be minimal, and therefore not considered to be a threat there. The values of percentage extractives were higher in chloroform and lower in benzene solvent [ Table 4 ].
This page was last edited on 14 Mayat Received Feb 27; Accepted Jan J Med Aromatic Plant Sci. Seeds Seeds irregularly folded, 2 mm.
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Fluorescence of powdered vegetable drugs with particular reference to development of a system of identification. Economic Plants of India, Vol. Table 7 Quantitative estimation of C. The Wealth of India- A dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products; pp. Hepper in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans tuuberosum best treated under Risk statement what happens when the chlorophhtum is removed.
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User tuberpsum search options User. The plant generally grows along the forest margins, grassy slopes and rocky places along valleys between and m. The plant materials were collected from in and around Pune district of Maharashtra during the rainy season for correct botanical identification.
Safed musali is used as an aphrodisiac and galactogogue[ 3 — 5 ] as well as for its nutritive, health promoting properties and immunoenhancing, hepatoprotective and antioxidants activities. Ministry of Health Manager Publications; Ovule 4 or more in each cell; stigma simple. Flora of Tropical East Africa: The current map showing distribution of species is only tuberoxum.
Trease and Evans Pharmacognosy; p. Nil Conflict of Interest: The plates were scanned at and nm. The Flora of Eastern Himalaya; p. Uses Chlorophytum tuberosum is cultivated as an ornamental for its large, showy flowers.
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Isolation, Partial characterization and immunostimulation activity of polysaccharides from Verninia kotschyana Sch. User Group specific search options Title. It occurs in woodland, bushland or grassland, often in degraded vegetation, and in India is also found in mixed forest. Saunders Edinburgh London, New York: Chlorophytum tuberosum normally grows at up to 1, m above sea level, but has been found at the summit of the Travancore Range in India at 2, m above sea level. When images were compared with the graph and table values, it showed maximum area Bracts cm ch,orophytum, lanceolate.