Adansonia digitata


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Noun1.Adansonia digitata - African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey breadAdansonia digitata - African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread
monkey bread, sour gourd - African gourd-like fruit with edible pulp
Adansonia, genus Adansonia - baobab; cream-of-tartar tree
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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According to those Nakpadjaog Senior citizens, which means' mountain pasture, several species such as Adansonia digitata (Baobab) and Pterocarpus erianaceus, disappeared Tami.
In addition, triterpenoids and saponins in choroform; saponins in hexane; steroids, saponins, tannins and alkaloids in methanol extracts of Adansonia digitata had revealed their toxicity against Ae.
For his thesis titled: "Modulation of the redox status, phase 2 drug metabolizing enzymes and fumonisin-induced cancer promotion in rat liver by selected southern African medicinal plants", Dr Hikuam characterised antioxidant contents and capacities of Adansonia digitata, Agathosma betulina, Siphonochilus aethiopicus and Myrothamnus flabellifolius.
In this research work, chemical composition, phytochemical screening, elemental analysis and anti-oxidant assay of the pulp of Adansonia digitata were carried out.
digitata was classified as the only species of section Adansonia [1], In fact, Adansonia digitata is the largest, the oldest known tropical angiosperm species with reliable carbon dating results [4] and the best known of the eight species of Adansonia.
Collecting of forest trees products including: Ziziphos spina dris, Adansonia digitata, Tamarindus indica and (Grewia tenax fruits) and the wild plant food products such as, (Cassia obtusiflora) and (Sonchus spp.
Examples of herbs used to treat chicken diseases in rural areas are Boswellia serata, Adansonia digitata, Addendum multifor, Aloe vera, Cussonia arborea, Cycnium adonense, Cyperus articulatus, Allium sativum, Capsicum frutescens and Carica papaya (Chaheuf, 1990; Pedersen, 2002; Muchadeyi et al.
Bignoniaceae Catalpa speciosa Warder seed Bombacaceae Adansonia digitata L.
The following actions will achieve the objectives: * creation of a botanical garden of native species and medicinal plants of 2 ha; * The development of a solar pumping system for watering plants botanical garden; creating a versatile garden 0 25ha fenced and equipped; production and plantation of 5000 plants including 3000 (acacia milotica, cacia, melina, eucalyptus, library) and 1000 plant species of local and / or vocation medecinale (moringa, Adansonia digitata, mango, papaya, lemon .
Adansonia digitata belongs to the family Bombacaceae, which has traditionally been used as immunostimulant (12), anti-inflammatory, analgesic (13) and pesticide (14).
INCI name: Water (and) propylene glycol (and) bioflavonoids (and) hydrolyzed adansonia digitata extract (and) dextrin