Allamanda cathartica


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Noun1.Allamanda cathartica - vigorous evergreen climbing plant of South America having glossy leathery foliage and golden yellow flowersAllamanda cathartica - vigorous evergreen climbing plant of South America having glossy leathery foliage and golden yellow flowers
allamanda - a plant of the genus Allamanda having large showy funnel-shaped flowers in terminal cymes
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Castillo, Biologically active lactones of Allamanda cathartica, Pahlavi Med.
The medicinal species on display included Adenium obesum known to have anti-tumour/antimicrobial properties, Aegle marmelos (anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory), Allamanda blanchetii (antimicrobial, antioxidants) and Allamanda cathartica (anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour).
(Activity: Antibacterial, Antioxidant), 6- Allamanda Blanchetii (Activity: Antimicrobial, Antioxidants), 7- Allamanda Cathartica (Activity: Anti inflammatory, Antitumor), 8- Allamanda Sp.
Treatments were arranged in randomized blocks, in splitsplit plots, with four replicates: six levels of irrigation water salinity (ECw) in the plots ([W.sub.1] - 0.6; [W.sub.2] - 1.2; [W.sub.3] - 1.8; [W.sub.4] - 2.4; [W.sub.5] - 3.0 and [W.sub.6] - 3.6 dS [m.sup.-1]), two irrigation methods in the subplots [[M.sub.1] - water application directly in the substrate (localized irrigation) and [M.sub.2] - water application on the leaves, manually, with a watering can (sprinkler irrigation)] and four ornamental species in the sub-subplots ([S.sub.1] - Catharanthus roseus; [S.sub.2] - Allamanda cathartica; [S.sub.3] - Ixora coccinea and [S.sub.4] - Duranta erecta), with 48 plants in each block, totaling 192 experimental units, composed of one plant per pot.
Flowers of many species are primarily used for therapeutical and/or medicinal purpose, such as Tropaeolum majus, Calendula officinalis, Rosa spp., Viola odorata, Viola tricolor, Taraxacum officinale, Sambucus nigra, Borago officinalis, Robinia pseudoaccacia, Malva sylvestris, Tagetes erecta, Cosmos sulphureus, Antigonon leptopus, Bouganvillea glabra, Salvia splendens, Camelia japonica, Bauhinia purpurea and Allamanda cathartica (SANGALLI et al., 2007; KAISOON et al., 2011; MLCEK; ROP, 2011; LI et al., 2014).
The exudate of Allamanda cathartica (Apocynaceae) colleters is a resin with big polymers and was characterized by ABDEL-KADER et al., (1997).
(2009) em muitas plantas ornamentais o enraizamento e acentuado pelo uso de auxinas, coforme observado em Malvavis cusarboreus e Allamanda cathartica (Loss et al., 2008), bem como em alamanda amarela (Pereira et al., 2012).