Coleus amboinicus


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Related to Coleus amboinicus: Coleus aromaticus, Plectranthus amboinicus
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Noun1.Coleus amboinicus - an aromatic fleshy herb of India and Ceylon to South Africa; sometimes placed in genus Plectranthus
coleus, flame nettle - any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers
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Spreng (Labiatae), also known as Coleus amboinicus Lour.
Chemical and insecticidal investigations on leaf oil of Coleus amboinicus Lour.
Conversely, leaves of Artemisia vulgaris can be roasted (heated) partly and the juice or sap is extracted (squeezed) and taken internally for the treatment of stomachache; leaves of Emilia sonchifolia and Coleus amboinicus for curing common colds and cough; and young shoots of Musa textilis to treat diarrhea.
In order to search antibacterial activity against MRSA strains, four different plants such as Andrographis paniculata (Hempedu bumi), Coleus amboinicus (Oregano), Vitex negundo (Chasteberry) and Hylocereus polyrhizus (Dragon Fruit) were selected.
The essential oil of Coleus amboinicus Loureiro chemical composition and evaluation of insect anti-feedant effects.