Alstonia scholaris


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Noun1.Alstonia scholaris - evergreen tree of eastern Asia and Philippines having large leathery leaves and small green-white flowers in compact cymesAlstonia scholaris - evergreen tree of eastern Asia and Philippines having large leathery leaves and small green-white flowers in compact cymes; bark formerly used medicinally
Alstonia, genus Alstonia - genus of evergreen trees or shrubs with white funnel-shaped flowers and milky sap; tropical Africa to southeastern Asia and Polynesia
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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The lowland rainforest at this site is complex mesophyll vine forest, with the most abundant families being Meliaccae, Euphorbiaceae, Lauraceae, Myrtaceae, and Apocynaceae and the most abundant species being Cleistanthus myrianthus Kurz, Alstonia scholaris (L.
A combination of the plants, Alstonia scholaris, Aegle marmelos, Moringa oleifera, and Azadirachta indica was used for treatment of diverse ailments like puerperal fever, pain or jaundice.
These selected plants are Millingtonia hortensis, Annona squamosa, Bauhinia varigata, Plumeria alba, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Alstonia scholaris, Michelea champaca, Holoptelia integrifolia, Quisqualis indica and Nerium indicum.
Os extratos aquosos do látex de três espécies de plantas nativas da Índia (Thevetia peruviana, Alstonia scholaris e Euphorbia pulcherrima) foram testados para o controle de duas espécies prejudiciais de caramujos (Lymnaea acuminata e Indoplanorbis exustus).
Twelve samples (Alpinia galanga, Alstonia scholaris bark, Amomum compactum fruit, Am.
Table 3 shows that plants like Andrographis paniculata, Justicia adhatoda, Ipomoea mauritiana, Centella asiatica, Alstonia scholaris, Ocimum gratissimum, Mikania cordata and Mucuna pruriens have been studied in greater details and the findings are well in agreement with their folk medicinal uses in the two villages of Gaurnadi Upazila.