Arctium lappa


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Noun1.Arctium lappa - burdock having heart-shaped leaves found in open woodland, hedgerows and rough grassland of Europe (except extreme N) and Asia MinorArctium lappa - burdock having heart-shaped leaves found in open woodland, hedgerows and rough grassland of Europe (except extreme N) and Asia Minor; sometimes cultivated for medicinal and culinary use
burdock, clotbur - any of several erect biennial herbs of temperate Eurasia having stout taproots and producing burs
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In comparison with leaves and cotyledons, the hypocotyl explants were found to have higher differentiation capacity for in vitro plant regeneration in Arctium lappa L.
According to [40] in the root, Antioxidants and antidiabetic compounds have also been found in the root of Arctium lappa.
II--Natural Agents--Propalis, Triphala, Meswak, Tree tea oil, Morinda Citrifolia, green tea polyphenols and Arctium Lappa.
In vitro Anti-inflammatory [24] In vitro Antimicrobial [31] In vivo animals Diuretic [33] Arctium lappa (L.
Fructus arctii the dried ripe fru it of Arctium lappa L.
Tonic, antispasmodic, carminative and stimulant Arctium lappa Linn.
The formula contained Andrographis paniculata, Scutellaria baicalensis, Silybum marianum, Tabebuia impetiginosa, Filipendula ulmaria, Rhodiola rosea, Withania somnifera, Eleuthrococcus senticosis, Arctium lappa and Curcuma longa.
John's wort) herb, Coptis chinensis (gold thread, huang han) root, Artemisia hudoviciana (western mugwort) leaf, Glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice) root, glycyrrhizin, Schisandra chinensis (wu wei zi) fruit, Astragalus membranaceus (huang qi) root, Taraxacum officinale (dandelion) root, Arctium lappa (burdock) root, shosaiko-to, Xiao Chai Hu Tang, Salvia miltiorrhiza (Chinese sage, dan shen) root, salvianolic acid B, Fuzheng Huayu formula, Gynostemma pentaphyllum (jiao gu lan) root, and Ginkgo biloba seed.
Tehran, 28 April 2003; Aphis eunymi Fabricius on Arctium lappa, Shahrestanak, 26 October 2004; Aphis fabae Scopoli on Rumex crispus, Tehran, 8 April 2004; Rezvanshahr, 25 May 2004; Quazvin-Abiek, 23 June 2002; on Rumex acetosa, Hamadan, 20 May 2006; on Solanum nigrum, Tehran, 19 October 2004; on Hibiscus trionum, Tehran, 18 May 2003; on Lawsonia inermis.
japonica Kitag, 4 g of Ledebouriella divaricata Uekl, 4 g of Forsythia koreana Nakai, 8 g of Scrophularia buergeriana Miq, 12 g of Arctium lappa L, 28 g of Betula platyphylla Suk.