Amaranthus spinosus


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Noun1.Amaranthus spinosus - erect annual of tropical central Asia and Africa having a pair of divergent spines at most leaf nodesAmaranthus spinosus - erect annual of tropical central Asia and Africa having a pair of divergent spines at most leaf nodes
Amaranthus, genus Amaranthus - large widely distributed genus of chiefly coarse annual herbs
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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Evaluation of gut modulatory and bronchodilator activities of Amaranthus spinosus Linn.
The assessment of phytorcmediation potential of invasive weed Amaranthus spinosus L.
See Table 1 for soil product brand information Family Species Distribution Amaranthaceae Amaranthus palmeri * ubiquitous Amaranlhus retrqflexus * ubiquitous Amaranthus spinosus * e U.
Cluster-2 Convolvulus arvensis, Eclipta prostrate, Amaranthus spinosus, Clerodendron inerme and Tribulus terrestris had medium whereas cluster-3 Launea nudicaulis, Chinopodium morale, C.
Familia Especie Amaranthaceae Amaranth'us dubius Amaranthus spinosus Asteraceae Sonchus oleraceus Galinsoga sp Astereae Baccharis sp Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia sp Fabaceae Bauhinia forficata Geraniaceae Geranium sp Oxalidaceae Oxalis purpurea Poaceae Eleusine indica Sorghum sp Oplismenus sp Portulacaceae Portulaca oleracea Solanaceae Cestrum sp Solanum sp Fuente: elaboracion propia.
Occasionally, two different plant parts from the same plant were used to treat two different diseases, like roots of Amaranthus spinosus were used to treat infection of finger nails, while a combination of roots and leaves of the same plant were used to treat infections due to burns.
Ludwigia helminthorrhiza, otras Ludwigia, Amaranthus spinosus, Achyranthes aspera, Eclipta prostata, Cyathula achyranthoides, Polygonum densiflorum, Cuphea carthagenensis, Pacourina edulis e Hibiscus sp.
The following weeds were found: Amaranthus deflexus (pigweed), Amaranthus spinosus (spiny amaranth), Amaranthus viridis (slender amaranth), Cyperus spp.
Although greens constitute a significant proportion of the food recipes of northern Ghanaians, the levels of mineral nutrients such as calcium (Ca), iron (Fe), potassium (K), magnesium (Mg), manganese (Mn), sodium (Na) and zinc (Zn) of the commonly consumed leafy vegetables: Amaranthus spinosus ["Alefu" (local name), Amaranthus (common name)], Solanum macrocapon ("Biovo", Garden egg), Hibiscus cannabinus ("Kanzaga", Kenaf), Hibiscus sabdariffa ("Suule/Bra/Vio", Rosella), and Vigna unguiculata ("Saawo", Cowpea) are not covered in the literature.