Coleus amboinicus

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Related to Coleus amboinicus: Coleus aromaticus, Plectranthus amboinicus
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Noun1.Coleus amboinicus - an aromatic fleshy herb of India and Ceylon to South Africa; sometimes placed in genus Plectranthus
coleus, flame nettle - any of various Old World tropical plants of the genus Coleus having multicolored decorative leaves and spikes of blue flowers
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Coleus amboinicus Lour also known as (Plectranthus amboinicu Coleus aromaticus and Plectranthus aromaticus (Benth.)) Roxb are members of the Lamiaceae (Labiatae) family and have many common names: country borage Cuban oregano Indian borage French thyme Spanish thyme Mexican mint and soup mint.
Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng (Labiatae), also known as Coleus amboinicus Lour., Coleus aromaticus, Plectranthus aromaticus (Benth) (Murthy et al.
Conversely, leaves of Artemisia vulgaris can be roasted (heated) partly and the juice or sap is extracted (squeezed) and taken internally for the treatment of stomachache; leaves of Emilia sonchifolia and Coleus amboinicus for curing common colds and cough; and young shoots of Musa textilis to treat diarrhea.
Don, Justicia pectoralis Jacq., Citrus aurauntium L., Coleus amboinicus, Ocimum bacilicum L., Allium cepa L., Zanthoxylum fagara L., Nectandra coriacea (Sw.) Griseb., Urera baccifera L., Persea americana Miller, Cassia alata L., Parthenium hysterophorus L., Roystonea regia y Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
In order to search antibacterial activity against MRSA strains, four different plants such as Andrographis paniculata (Hempedu bumi), Coleus amboinicus (Oregano), Vitex negundo (Chasteberry) and Hylocereus polyrhizus (Dragon Fruit) were selected.