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chlorophytum

(ˌklɔːrəˈfaɪtəm)
n
(Plants) any plant of the genus Chlorophytum, esp C. elatum variegatum, grown as a pot plant for its long narrow leaves with a light central stripe, and characterized by the production of offsets at the end of long scapes: family Liliaceae. Also called: spider plant
[New Latin, from Greek chlōros green + phyton plant]
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pinnatifida fue esencial para la multiplicacion de brotes, al igual que en Chlorophytum borivilianum (Shekhawat et al.
[25] Chlorophytum borivilianum root extract, an effective immunomodulator, not only potentiates non-specific immune response but also improves humoral as well as cell-mediated immunity.
The selected papers registered 18 plant species used: Ajuga iva (southern bugle), Anacardium occidentale (cashew), Cassia sophera, Chlorophytum borivilianum (safed musli), Cnidoscolus aconitifolius, Coccinia indica, Danae racemosa (poet's laurel), Dracaena arborea, Eugenia jambolana (jambul), Hyphaene the baica (doum palm),Momordica charantia (karela),Morns alba (white mulberry), Mncuna pruriens (velvet bean), Musa paradisiaca (banana), Phoenix dactylifera (date palm), Sida cordata, Tamarindus indica (tamarind) and Urtica dioica (stinging nettle).
Isolation and Characterization of Endophytes from the Root of Medicinal Plant Chlorophytum borivilianum (Safed musli).
For treatment of sexual weakness, one tola (local measure, 80 tolas approximate 1 kg) of whole plants of Withania somnifera was taken with 1 kg gum from Acacia nilotica, 1 tola of whole plants of Curculigo orchioides, 1 tola of whole plants of Chlorophytum borivilianum, 10 tolas of fruits of Prunus domestica, 2 tolas of fruits of Piper cubeba, 2 tolas of bark of Cinnamomum zeylanicum, 2 tolas of dried seed kernels of Myristica fragrans, 2 tolas of dried reticulated aril of fruits of Myristica fragrans, 3 tolas of dried floral buds of Eugenia caryophyllus, 3 tolas of fruits of Capsicum frutescens, 2 tolas of rhizomes of Alpinia nigra, and 2 tolas of dried rhizomes of Zingiber officinale.
Safed musli, botanically known as Chlorophytum borivilianum, is an herb which originated from India.
Direct shoot regeneration from immature inflorescence cultures of Chlorophytum arundinaceum and Chlorophytum borivilianum. Biologia 64: 305-309.
Anti-stress and anti- oxidant effects of roots of Chlorophytum borivilianum. Ind.
Enhancing Seed Germination of Chlorophytum borivilianum Sant.
At one time, valuable plants such as Charbiji (Buchanania lanzan) and Safed Musli (Chlorophytum borivilianum) were found abundantly in the forest.