Swertia


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Noun1.Swertia - genus of herbs of mountains of North America and Eurasia and Africa
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Gentianaceae, gentian family, Gentianaceae - chiefly herbaceous plants with showy flowers; some are cultivated as ornamentals
marsh felwort, Swertia perennia - perennial of damp places in mountains of Eurasia and North America having dull-colored blue or violet flowers
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Chemical constituents of Swertia yunnanensis and their anti-hepatitis B virus activity.
2008 Commelinaceae Tradescantia virginiana Tiwari & Gunning, 1986c (b) Fabaceae Acacia conferta Kenrick & Knox, 1979 Acacia iteaphylla " Acacia subalata " Fagaceae Qnercus robur Rowley & Gabarayeva, 2004 Gentianaceae Canscora decussate (b) Vinckier & Smets, 2003 Gentiana acaulis Lombardo & Carraro, 1976 Swertia perennis (b) Vinckier & Smets, 2003 Lauraceae Persea palustris (b) Furness & Rudall, 2001a Malvaceae A but i Ion pic turn Strittmatter et al.
Lackofaltitudinaltrends in phytochemical constituents of Swertia franchetiana (Gentianaceae).
uk Contains swertia to stimulate circulation and has positive results from clinical tests.
Of 132 medicinal plant species the following 22 are considered rare and endangered; Aconitum atrox, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Fritillaria roylei, Thalictrum foliolosum, Berberis aristata, Artemisia maritime, Delphinium cashmerianum, Gloriosa superb, Saussurea obvallata, Betula utilis, Nardostachys jatamansi, Swertia chiraita, Rheum austral, Rheum webbianum, Podophylum hexandrum, Hippophea salicifolia, Bergenia ligulata, Bergenia stracheyi, Arnebia benthamii, Rhododendron arboretum, Aegle marmelos, Lyonia ovalifolia and Waldhemia glabra.
The rural people of Nepal have traditionally relied on Swertia species, especially S.
It's made with active botanical ingredients like aloe, ginseng and Swertia Japonica extract and is only pounds 7.
The patented formula that includes hops, rosemary, swertia japonica, and silica recovers fuller, thicker, stronger hair.
Its patented formula--hops, rosemary, swertia japonica and silica--recovers fuller, thicker, stronger hair and prolongs hair life.
Jundzill indicated: "We found very rare species and species which have never been found before, such as Callitriche intermedia, Circaea alpina, Circaea intermedia, Calamagrostis schleicheri, Koeleria cristata, Sesleria caerulea, Scirpus caricinus, Primula farinosa, Salsola kali, Chenopodium villosum, Ribes alpinum, Swertia perennis, Lunaria rediviva, Alyssum montanum, Cakile maritima, Dentaria bulbifera, Taxus baccata, Betula nana, Myrica and many other cryptogams".
Conservation of Swertia chirata through direct shoot multiplication from leaf explants.
Other medicinal and aromatic plants commonly found in Nepal include swertia (Chiraito), Malabar nut (Asuro), jimbu, rudrachhe, cardamom, Ocimum sanctum (Tulsi), rauvolfia root (sarpagandga), Picrocarpus santalinus Linn (Ractachandan), Taxus baccata (Lothsalla), tejpat (Indian bay leaf), Butea frondasa (Amala), and Acacia calechu (Khair), and possess high commercial value.