Celosia argentea

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Noun1.Celosia argentea - weedy annual with spikes of silver-white flowersCelosia argentea - weedy annual with spikes of silver-white flowers
Celosia, genus Celosia - annual or perennial herbs or vines of tropical and subtropical America and Asia and Africa
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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The present study describes the influence of sugar, ammonium nitrate and plant growth regulators on in vitro flowering from nodal explants of Celosia argentea var.
Additionally, Celosia argentea plants are source of a spectrum of valuable chemicals such as antiviral proteins or betalains, that can be applied in many beneficial ways, i.
Influence of nitrogen fixing bacteria incorporation with organic and/or inorganic nitrogen fertilizers on growth, flower yield and chemical composition of Celosia argentea.
Similarly, the lowest values of fat content among the analyzed nutrients in the vegetables studied had been observed in Amaranthus cruentus, Celosia argentea and Corchorus olitorius leaves [2].
8] Schliemann W, Yizhong C, Thomas D, Jiirgen S and C Harold Betalains of Celosia argentea.
For instance, for treatment of burning sensations during urination, frequent urination, urinary tract infections, and irregular urination, whole plants of Celosia argentea were mixed with roots of Cyperus difformis, young stems of Curculigo orchioides and female elephant's teeth, and small pills were made from the mixture.
Zinnia elegans and Celosia argentea (McSorley and Frederick, 1994; Jabri et al.
Inoculum for nematode was isolated from infected roots of grown Celosia argentea.