Rivina humilis


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Noun1.Rivina humilis - bushy houseplant having white to pale pink flowers followed by racemes of scarlet berries; tropical Americas
genus Rivina, Rivina - small genus of erect perennial shrubby herbs; tropical and subtropical America
houseplant - any of a variety of plants grown indoors for decorative purposes
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Cyperus elegans, Piper aduncum, Piper amalago, Rivina humilis, Sapindus saponaria, Tragia volubilis, Passiflora rubra, Theobroma cacao, Conocarpus erectus, Plumeria rubra, Plumeria alba, Cestrum nocturnum, Melothria pendula, Cucumis anguria.
We reported previously that from among 25 plant species studied, a weak but significant bacteriostatic activity was detected in extracts of Rivina humilis, Crateva tapia, Funastrum claucum, Schinopsis balansae and Vassobia breviflora (Salvat et al.
Rivina humilis is known from stream bottom woods and thickets on limestone soils throughout much of Texas (Diggs et al.