Capparis spinosa


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Related to Capparis spinosa: caper, Cichorium intybus
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Noun1.Capparis spinosa - prostrate spiny shrub of the Mediterranean region cultivated for its greenish flower buds which are pickledCapparis spinosa - prostrate spiny shrub of the Mediterranean region cultivated for its greenish flower buds which are pickled
caper - pickled flower buds used as a pungent relish in various dishes and sauces
caper - any of numerous plants of the genus Capparis
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Many other plants like Ricinus communis (Euphorbiaceae), Solanum jasminoides (Solanaceae), Bougainvillea glabra (Nyctaginaceae) and Capparis spinosa (41-42) had also shown to act as future alternative for the control of sandflies.
Capparis spinosa (caper) belongs to the Capparidaceae family, and is thought to have originated in the dry regions of west or central Asia.
II Kings 4:39) One of the most attractive wild flowering plants in Qatar is the Caper plant, Capparis spinosa, with its large, showy, pink and white petals.
Various active constituents isolated from plants are andrographolide from Andrographis paniculata, picroliv from Picrorhiza kurroa, phyllanthin and hypophyllanthin from Phyllanthus niruri and methoxy benzoic acid from Capparis spinosa, which have been reported to be antihepatotoxic (5-9).
Antiviral and immunomodulatory effect of a lyophilized extract of Capparis spinosa L.
Name of the herb Parts used Quantity Extracts of Capparis spinosa Root 49 mg Cichorium intybus Seed 49 mg Solanum nigrum Whole plant 25 mg Terminalia arjuna Bark 25 mg Cassia occidentals Seed 13 mg Achillea millefolium Aerial part 13 mg Tamarix gallica Whole plant 13 mg
Capers are the unopened green flower buds of the spiny Mediterranean shrub Capparis Spinosa, which also grows in North Africa and California.
A CAPER is the flower bud of the Capparis Spinosa bush found in the Mediterranean and parts of Asia.
Free Radical, Metal-chelating and Antibacterial Activities of Methonolic Extract of Capparis Spinosa buds.
This invincible plant is the caper bush, Capparis spinosa.