Alstonia


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Noun1.Alstonia - genus of evergreen trees or shrubs with white funnel-shaped flowers and milky sapAlstonia - genus of evergreen trees or shrubs with white funnel-shaped flowers and milky sap; tropical Africa to southeastern Asia and Polynesia
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Apocynaceae, dogbane family, family Apocynaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers; many are sources of drugs
Alstonia scholaris, devil tree, dita, dita bark - evergreen tree of eastern Asia and Philippines having large leathery leaves and small green-white flowers in compact cymes; bark formerly used medicinally
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He added that in the median strips of the federal capital, the trees planted were Gab, Alstonia, Amaltas, Kachnar, Largestromia, Stercolia, Brochicotton, Citrus, Washingtonia Palms.
Bidyut, "Application of Chattim tree (Devil Tree, Alstonia Scholaris) saw dust as a biosorbent for removal of hexavalent chromium from contaminated water," J.
She said some of the tree species that have been released from grass and are now vigorously thriving in their area are alingogon (Cratoxylum formussom), tagpo (Ardisia squamulosa), salagong liitan Wikstroemia indica), kahoy dalaga (Mussaenda anisophylla), puso puso (Litsea sp.), molaveng aso or alagao bundok (Premna integrifolia), bitaoy bakil (Callophyllum pentapetalum), batno (Alstonia macrophylla), kahoy dalaga (mussaenda anisophylla), molave (Vitex parviflora) and pandakaking gubat (Tabernae-montana sp.).
Some 30 friends and colleagues of Co gathered on Thursday around his marker under the shade of a dita (Alstonia scholaris) tree inside an arboretum at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman campus in Quezon City.
Jalal informed that the saplings of thread palm, black ficus, star ficus, phonex palm, knair, ficus, Din ka Raja, Alstonia, Patarjan, Tokoma, Kono Carpes, Motia, Bakain, Gulab, Jaman, Jastrof, Pilkan and Ulta Ashok were being planted in the city.
These saplings included olive, pine, sukh chain (Pongamiapinnata) and Alstonia which were planted by GM Centaurus, IIUI Rector, President, faculty members, administrations officers, Centaurus team crew and university students.
RAWALPINDI -- Alstonia scholaris in the cantonment areas, commonly known as devil trees, have contracted what horticulturalists have called a viral disease because of air pollution.
The stops are made of scratch-resistant paint on alstonia wood, using a scheme that empowers rural communities, so we can feel smug as we part with our pennies.
To honour World Forest Day, indigenous species of trees including chir, fig, bakain and alstonia were planted around the university campus.
Studies on the anti-inflammatory, anti-pyretic and analgesic properties of Alstonia boonei stem bark.