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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These studies help in the identification of the plant materials [25]. Fruit ripe during June. It is also used as remedy for diarrhea, dysentery with bloody stools and ear pain.

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This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Objective To study detailed pharmacognostic profile of leaves and stem of Careya arborea C. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy.

The order Meliolales comprises two families, namely, Armatellaceae and Meliolaceae.

Physicochemical analysis of leaf and stem bark powder viz. TS passing through lamina agborea showed single layered palisade cells followed by several layers of spongy mesophyll embedded with lateral vascular bundles.

Asian Pac J Trop Med. In colonial times in India, the fibrous bark of this tree was found to be an ideal substitute for Beech bark as matches for matchlocks.

Parameters Value in 1 mm 2 area 1 Stomata number, upper surface Please review our privacy policy. For the microscopical studies, transverse sections of leaves and stem were prepared and stained as per standard procedure [13] — [15]. Bark dark grey exfoliating in thin strips. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. Macroscopically, the leaves are simple, broadly obovate in shape, acuminate apex with crenate, dentate margin, petioles 0.

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Careya venenata Oken Careya orbiculata Miers [2]. Quality control methods for medicinal plant material. Ash values of drug give an idea of earthy matter or the inorganic composition and other impurities present along with drug. Acknowledgments Authors thank, Vice Chancellor, C. The results of the study can serve as a valuable source of information and provide suitable standards for identification of this plant material in future investigations and applications. Leaf surface also shows the presence of veins, vein islets, vein terminations Figure 3b and palisade cells Figure 3c.

Pharmacognostic evaluation and physicochemical analysis of Averrhoa carambola L. Pharmacological activity, phytochemical analysis and toxicity of methanol extract of Etlingera elatior torch ginger flowers. In conclusion, these parameters roxh are being reported for the first time, could be useful in setting some diagnostic indices for the identification and preparation of a monograph of the C. Seedling with hypogeal germination; cotyledons absent seed containing a swollen hypocotyl ; shoot with scales at the first few nodes.

Tell a friend about this flower! This analysis suggests that, leaves and stem bark extract of C. Leaves arranged spirally, often clustered at the apices of twigs, simple, broadly obovate, tapering at roxg, margin toothed, stipules small, caducous. 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.

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The standardization of a crude drug is an integral part for establishing its correct identity. Wild pigs are very fond of the bark, and that it is used by hunters to attract them.

Macroscopically, the fresh leaf of C. srborea

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Careya arborea. General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. Table 1 Leaf constants at X.

Stem microscopy TS of stem shows 3 to 4 layered outer most cork; cork cambium is 1 to 2 layered but not continuous; cortex collencymatous is embedded with cortical vascular bundles Figure 4. Ripe fruits are eaten raw and seeds are eaten roasted by the Rpxb.

Phytochemical and pharmacological evaluation of rroxb roots of Pandanus fascicularis Lam. Powder microscopy of leaf revealed the presence of parenchyma cells, xylem with pitted vessels and epidermis with anisocytic stomata. Physicochemical values such as percentage of ash values and extractive values were determined according to the well established official method and procedure [16][17]. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Powder microscopic characteristics 3. CNS activity of the methanol extract of Careya arborea in experimental animal model. Data related to Careya arborea at Wikispecies. Leaf constants such as stomatal number, stomatal index, palisade ratio, vein-islet number and veinlet terminations number were measured. Foliicolous fungi of Andaman Islands, Aeborea Desc: