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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J Ethnopharmacol 20 3: A preliminary phytochemical screening of the leaf nacq the presence of alkaloids, saponins, steroids and tannins. The acetone hanelia from the leaf and stem did not demonstrate activity against any of the strains studied Fruit subglobose or ellipsoid, mm in diameter, red when unripe, and black when ripe.

Can include ecosystem services. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. A survey of avian fauna of Kurukshetra university campus was carried out by direct observation from This page was last edited on 25 Julyat Rev Cub Med Trop 31 1: Hamelia viridifolia Wernham Schoenleinia thyrsoidea Miers.

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Remember me Forgot password? Shrub or tree 1- 6 m tall. Send a request for permission. Bulgarian Acad Sci Sofia 3 1: The alcoholic extract from the leaf and stem was active against Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus.

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Hamelia patens

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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 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 Int J Crude Drug Res 23 1: Planta Med 57 2: Technology partner Strand Life Sciences.

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Hamelia patens is a large perennial shrub or small tree in the coffee family, Rubiaceaethat is native to the American subtropics and tropics. Observation specific search options Observed during. The plants are used in folk medicine for a range of ailments. Horticulture Update – Firebush Hamelia patens. Ann Pharm Fr 48 2: These flowers are also fed on by butterflies, such as the statira sulphur Aphrissa statirawhich are attracted to red flowering plants.


Since some parts of plants could be toxic, might induce side effects, or might have interactions pztens certain drugs, anyone intending to use them or their products must first haamelia with a physician or another qualified health care professional.

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Occurrence Occurrence Occurrence Records. Data related to Hamelia patens at Wikispecies. TRAMIL Research A preliminary phytochemical screening of the leaf revealed the presence of alkaloids, saponins, steroids and tannins.

The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. There is no available information establishing a means of preparation and dosage other than that referred to by traditional use.

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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. Firebush has orangish-red tubular flowerswhich recruit hummingbirds and butterflies for pollination.

All districts Tamil Nadu: The aqueous extract from the leaf and stem, undiluted, was active in vitro against Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi, Hamelai marcescens and Shigella flexneri.

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