Pogostemon


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Related to Pogostemon: Pogostemon cablin
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Noun1.Pogostemon - genus of Asiatic shrubs or trees whose leaves yield a fragrant oil
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
pachouli, patchouli, patchouly, Pogostemon cablin - small East Indian shrubby mint; fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes
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Pogostemon cablin [Lamiaceae], or patchouli [puh-CHOO-lee] is a bushy herb which is a member of the mint family and hails from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines.
Pogostemon cablin is a tender perennial fragrant herb with soft, opposite, egg-shaped dark to medium green leaves that reach up to 3 inches [7.
The present work was designed to evaluate the in vitro and in vivo anti-Candida activity of pogostone (PO), a natural product isolated from Pogostemon cab/in (Blanco) Benth.
Determination of pogostone in Pogostemon cablin (Blanco) Benth.
1: 30, 1830 (accepted name: Pogostemon stellatus (Lour.
The positive effects of organic manure and chemical fertilizers on seed yield and oil content are in agreement with previous reports for other medicinal plants, such as, Catharanthus roseus [27], Cynbopogon winterianus [31], Pogostemon cablin [26], Plantago ovata [25], Ammi majus [1], P.