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Noun1.Acorus - sweet flags; sometimes placed in subfamily Acoraceae
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Araceae, arum family, family Araceae - anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit; philodendron
flagroot, myrtle flag, sweet calamus, sweet flag, Acorus calamus, calamus - perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots
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Summary: In the present research study Nimolicine (neem compound), Acorus calamus(crude extract) Cypermethrin (pyrethroid) and Methamidophos (organophosphate) were examined against Callosobruchus analis (F) by Filter paper impregnation method.
Shrubs include Cymbopogon, Cedrus, Salvadora persica (Arak), Acorus calamus, Buxus dioicaC[degrees], turmeric, Euphorbia pithyusa, astragalus, Cyperus papyrus and Punica granatum (pomegranates).
Shrubs include Cymbopogon, Cedrus, Salvadora persica (Arak), Acorus calamus, Buxus dioica, turmeric, Euphorbia pithyusa, astragalus, Cyperus papyrus and Punica granatum (pomegranates).
Herbal products from Rafflesia hasseltii flowers (Abdulla et al., 2009), Tamarindus indica (Linn 1753) seed (Mohammad et al., 2012), Acorus calamus root and rhizome (Shi et al., 2014) in rat or mice, Allium cepa bulb, Tetracarpidium conophorum leaf (Bello et al., 2013) and Azadirachta indica leaf and oil (Alam et al., 2014) in fish have been used to test the efficacy of herbal products in wound-healing with great potentials.
Experiment with shades of green such as lime green Heuchera 'Marmalade', yellowish green Acorus 'Ogon' grass and Carex 'Evergold'.
Experiment with different shades of green such as lime green Heuchera 'Marmalade', yellowish green Acorus 'Ogon' grass and Carex 'Evergold'.
Studies on snake repellents in India revealed that extracts of Allium sativum, Acorus calamus, neem, tobacco leaves and Vitex negundo, as well as oil extracts of Acorus calamus among others, were very effective snakes' repellents.
Although plants from 15 different families were evident (indirect evidence such as claw marks) to be used by sun bear (Table 2), analysis of sun bear's scat samples collected during the study period revealed the presence of plants items in form of seeds, twigs, and leaves remains of plant species belonging to 10 different species namely Spondias axillaris, Horsefieldia amygdalina, Ficus sp., Alangium chinense, Polyalthia simiarum, Acorus calamus, Elaeocarpus serrata, Medinillaru bicunda, Actinodaphne obovata and Micromelum pubescens.
Meyer), hoelen (Wolf Poria cocos, Schw), polygala (Polygala tenuifolia Willd), and Acorus (Acorus tatarinowii Schott) in a ratio of 3:3:2:2.
Michelin's Acorus alloy has been developed over the past two years and features tough but flexible rubber flange, a projecting flat collar which serves for strengthening and is built directly into the metal rim where it meets the tyre.
Effect of Acorus calamus on electrical and chemical induced seizures in mice.