Synonym. Duhamelia patens (Jacq.) Pers. Synonym. Duhamelia sphaerocarpa ( Ruiz & Pav.) Pers. Synonym. Hamelia brachystemon Wernham. Synonym. Hamelia patens Jacq. (Rubiaceae) is an ornamental plant grown almost worldwide in warm, moist areas. Firebush is used in herbal medicine to treat athlete’s. Many medicinal herbs are used in folk medicine without taking into account their toxicity. Hamelia patens Jacq. (Rubiaceae), a Mexican endemic species.
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The fresh leaf and the leaf juice, applied topically to injuries on the sole of the foot, have been used as anti-inflammatory and healing agents Search in all groups Search within this group.
User specific search options User. Planta Med 57 2: Retrieved from ” https: II, Add Add References: TRAMIL Research Hxmelia preliminary phytochemical screening of the leaf revealed the presence of alkaloids, saponins, steroids and tannins.
Botanical description Shrub or tree pstens 6 m tall. Ann Pharm Fr 48 2: Leaves in whorls of three, pubescent, obovate to lanceolate, acuminate, cm x 2. Rev Latinoamer Quim 20 2: However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. Skip to main content. Int J Crude Drug Res 23 1: The alcoholic extract from the stem was active against Salmonella typhi, Shigella flexneri and Staphylococcus albus.
The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. The fresh leaf and the leaf juice, in topical application to injuries in which the skin of the sole of the foot had been broken caused neither objective nor subjective evidence of intolerability, nor undesirable effects Despite its somewhat scraggy appearance, this is a valuable garden tree in warmer climates and even in temperate ones, as long as the soil remains above freezing.
Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Data related to Hamelia patens at Wikispecies.
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Observation specific search options Observed during. According to published and other information: The alcoholic extract from the leaf and stem was active against Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus.
Selection on Floral Morphology parens Hummingbirds. The aqueous extract from the leaf and stem, undiluted, was active in vitro against Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi, Serratia marcescens and Shigella flexneri. Hummingbirds are attracted by its flowers and other birds feed on the fruitboth of which will also forage on small insects found in the vicinity, helping to keep down pests.
A preliminary phytochemical screening of the leaf revealed the presence of alkaloids, saponins, steroids and tannins.
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Bulgarian Acad Sci Sofia 3 1: There is no available information documenting the safety of medicinal use in children or in women during pregnancy or breast feeding. Shrub or tree 1- 6 m tall. Jqcq has no responsibility whatsoever towards the user for any decision, action or omission made in relation to the information contained in this Pharmacopoeia.
Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you. Rev Cub Med Trop 31 1: Rev Cubana Med Trop 31 2: In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. J Ethnopharmacol 20 3: Hamelia patens is a large perennial shrub or small tree in the coffee family, Rubiaceaethat is native to the American subtropics and tropics. Technology partner Strand Life Sciences.
In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Checklists specific search options Observed during. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Fruit jacqq or ellipsoid, mm in diameter, red when unripe, and black when ripe.
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