Cestrum


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Related to Cestrum: Cestrum diurnum, Cestrum nocturnum
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Noun1.Cestrum - genus of fragrant tropical American shrubs
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
Cestrum diurnum, day jessamine - West Indian evergreen shrub having clusters of funnel-shaped white flowers that are fragrant by day
Cestrum nocturnum, night jasmine, night jessamine - West Indian evergreen shrub having clusters of funnel-shaped yellow-white flowers that are fragrant by night
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El Cestrum parqui (CP), tambien conocido con los nombres comunes de "palque", "palqui", "cestrum verde" o "yellow cestrum", pertenece a la familia Solanaceae (Figura 1).
No formulario 1, foram realizadas perguntas sobre as plantas conhecidas como toxicas na regiao Centro-Oeste (Brachiaria spp., Enterolobium contortisiliquum, Lantana camara, Palicourea marcgravii, Mascagnia publifora, Vernonia molissima, Vernonia rubricaulis, Cestrum laevigatum, Polygala klotzschii, Senna occidentalis, Dimorphandra mollis, Pteridium aquilinum, Solanum malacoxylon, Stryphnodendrum fissuratum, Stryphnodendrum obovatum, Brachiaria radicans, Manihot esculenta, Sorghum vulgare) (TOKARNIA et al., 2000).
The larvicidal activity of Cestrum diurnum leaf (chloroform: methanol:: 1:1) was also reported against all instar larvae of Cx.
Estudio de los componentes quimicos de las hojas y tallos de Cestrum buxifolium Kunth.
(2011) Antimicrobial activities of the whole plant of Cestrum nocturnum against pathogenic microorganisms.
En lo referente a la "Zizana con Agua de Palqui", la decoccion de la corteza interior del palqui (Cestrum parqui LHer) era empleada como sudorifico contra las "calenturas malignas" (55).
Kazi, "Structure and development of the pericarps of Cestrum diurnum and Cestrum nocturnum," Phytomorphology, vol.
IS-LB AR Simaroubaceae Ailanthus altisima (Mill.) Swingle IS-LB-HT AR Scrofulariaceae Verbascum virgatum Stoke IS-LB H Solanaceae Cestrum corymbosum Schltdl.
Other tender plants such as cordylines, Pittosporum tobira and cestrum, callistemon and Clerodendrum bungei may need wrapping, by framing the plant with a wigwam of bamboo canes and then packing the base of the plant with straw and wrapping the cane frame with horticultural fleece.
El grupo 3 esta integrado por especies perennes y arbustivas, que representan una fraccion importante de las especies zoocoras como Phytolaca iccosandra, Solanum cervantesii, Cestrum anagyris y Fuchsia thymifolia, las cuales presentan frutos carnosos.