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Noun1.Periploca - genus of woody vines of warm regions of the Old World
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Asclepiadaceae, family Asclepiadaceae, milkweed family - widely distributed family of herbs and shrubs of the order Gentianales; most with milky juice
Periploca graeca, silk vine - deciduous climber for arches and fences having ill-scented but interesting flowers and poisonous yellow fruits; cultivated for its dark shining foliage; southeastern Europe to Asia Minor
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Moncef, "Chemical composition and antioxidant and radicals-cavenging activities of Periploca laevigata root bark extracts," Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, vol.
Endemic plant species in the local ecosystem include Caralluma and Acridocarpus, while rare species documented in the area include the Periploca.
Caralluma arabica), Echiochilon persicum, Erodium neuradifolium, Euphorbia larica, Fagonia brugueri, Filago desertorum, Iphiona scabra, Lavandula subnuda, Leucas inflata, Periploca aphylla, Phagnalon schweinfurthii, Plantago afra, Pulicaria glutinosa, Reichardia tingitana, Rumex vesicarius, Salvia aegyptiaca and Senecio breviflorus.
La gran xericidad favorece la aparicion de iberoafricanismos como Periploca angustifolia o Ziziphus lotus (Sanchez Gomez y Guerra Montes, 2003).
Periploca sylvestris Retz) is a traditional medicinal plant, with reported use as a remedy for diabetes mellitus, stomachic and diuretic problems.
Asclepiadaceae Periploca indica Willd, Periploca emetica Retz.
Periploca ceanothiella is an abundant stein galler on Ceanothus herbaceous.