Cardiospermum halicacabum

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Related to Cardiospermum halicacabum: balloon vine
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Noun1.Cardiospermum halicacabum - woody perennial climbing plant with large ornamental seed pods that resemble balloons; tropical India and Africa and America
soapberry vine - tendril-climbing vine
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Species/Common name RC RD RF %RIV Reference Wetland Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
2009) were also in agreement with our result for using this synthetic plant growth regulator in the culture medium for Withania somnifera, Cardiospermum halicacabum Linn and Abrus precatorious, respectively.
Fraction 14 of ethanolic extract of Cardiospermum halicacabum yielded a dark brown coloured active compound which was confirmed based on its FT-IR, MS and [.
41 Rubus trivialis -- -- Galium obtusum -- -- Cardiospermum halicacabum -- -- Ulmus alata -- -- Ulmus crassifolia -- 0.
malayi (5) and Cardiospermum halicacabum and Neurolaena lobata against B.
Johnston Cardiospermum halicacabum Balloonvine, love-in-a-puff L.
IF YOU use its Latin name, Cardiospermum halicacabum, it sounds rather unpleasant, but the balloon vine - or love-in-a-puff, as it is more commonly known - is an extraordinary flower.
RAHN Cosmetics, a Swiss company whose products in the US are distributed by Kinetik Technologies, Hazlet, NJ, is promoting an ingredient for sensitive skin called Defensil (INCI name: octyldodecanol, echium plantagineum seed oil, helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil unsaponifiables, cardiospermum halicacabum flower/leaf/vine extract).