Castanospermum


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Noun1.Castanospermum - a rosid dicot genus of the subfamily Papilionoideae having one species: Moreton Bay chestnut
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Australian chestnut, Moreton Bay chestnut - Australian tree having pinnate leaves and orange-yellow flowers followed by large woody pods containing 3 or 4 seeds that resemble chestnuts; yields dark strong wood
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The genus Castanospermum belongs to the family Fabaceae and has only one species, Castanospermum australe A.
Antihypertensive activity of methanolic extract of Castanospermum australe leave.
The antidiabetic actions of Castanospermum australe Cunn., seed (CAS) extract were evaluated in Poloxamer-407 (PX-407) induced T2DM rats.
y sobre ramas muertas de Castanospermum australe A.
Moreton Bay chestnut, Black bean (Castanospermum australe): Native to NE Australia, New Caledonia, and Vanuatu.
The recalcitrant plant species, Castanospermum australe and Trichilia dregeana, differ in their ability to produce dehydrine-related polypeptides during seed maturation and in response to ABA or water-deficit-related stresses.
For example, seeds from toxic wet rainforest plants such as Castanospermum australe (Black Bean) require cooking for several hours, slicing and leaching for several days (Maiden 1899:281).
The recalcitrant plant species, Castanospermum australe and Trichilia dregeana, differ in their ability to produce dehydrin-related polypeptides during seed maturation and in response to ABA or water-deficit-related stresses.