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Noun1.Gynura - genus of Old World tropical herbs: velvet plantsGynura - genus of Old World tropical herbs: velvet plants
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Gynura aurantiaca, purple velvet plant, royal velvet plant, velvet plant - Javanese foliage plant grown for their handsome velvety leaves with violet-purple hairs
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Galvez-Tan also extols ashitaba but points out that what many people are currently growing in their gardens is not the real thing, but is Gynura procumbens.
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2013) demonstrated that the extract of Gynura segetum containing senecionine and seneciphylline exhibited significant cytotoxicity to HepG2 cells comparable with that of the isolated PAs.
Stary & Ghosh 1983); Brachycaudus helichrysi on Gynura crepidiodes (Stary & Ghosh 1978), T.
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Plants such as Setcreasea purpurea (purple heart) and Gynura aurantiaca, (royal velvet or purple passion) are two plants of rich purple hue that are ready to add a depth of color to growing arrangements as are Kenilworth ivy (Cymbalaria) and spider plant.