Alpinia speciosa


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Noun1.Alpinia speciosa - cultivated for its shining oblong leaves and arching clusters of white flowers with pink shading and crinkled yellow lips with variegated magenta stripesAlpinia speciosa - cultivated for its shining oblong leaves and arching clusters of white flowers with pink shading and crinkled yellow lips with variegated magenta stripes
ginger - perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems
Alpinia, genus Alpinia, genus Languas, genus Zerumbet - perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes
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Preparations from the leaves of Alpinia zerumbet (Pers.) Burtt & Smith (family Zingiberaceae), also known as Alpinia speciosa (J.
Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of essential oil of leaf, stem and rhizome of Alpinia speciosa (J.
This study was undertaken to elucidate the effect of the essential oil from Alpinia speciosa (EOAs) on cardiac contractility and the underlying mechanisms.
Contribuicao ao estudo quimico de plantas do Nordeste: Alpinia speciosa Schum (Zingiber-aceae) e Physsalis atujulata (Solonaceae).
A zerumbet, also named Alpinia speciosa, is known popularly as "colonia" in northeastern Brazil, where it receives widespread use in folk medicine, predominantly in the treatment of intestinal disorders and hypertension (Matos, 1987; Prudente et al., 1993; Leal-Cardoso and Fonteles, 1999).
Keywords: Essential oil; Alpinia zerumbet; Alpinia speciosa; Sciatic nerve; Compound action potential