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Noun1.Hyssopus - Eurasian genus of perennial herbs or subshrubsHyssopus - Eurasian genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
hyssop, Hyssopus officinalis - a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookery; often cultivated as a remedy for bruises; yields hyssop oil
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2016) observed that the extract of Hyssopus officinalis agroindustrial solid residue also had the potential to control the growth of Penicillium verrucosum during cheese ripening.
25] have noted that the highest germination percentage of Hyssopus officinalis, Ocimum basilicum and Origanum vulgare occurred between 20 - 30 [degrees]C.
Hyssopus officinalis cultured in the presence of N-phenyl-N-'-benzothiazol-6-yl-urea (PBU), a new derivative of urea that shows cytokine-like activity, exhibited significantly better performance in terms of the percentage of shoots that rooted and the mean number of roots per rooted shoot during in vitro propagation (ROLLI et al.
As a whole, Hyssopus was able to keep higher amount of zinc than Satureja at 1,400 ppm in both the leaves and roots.
While the Chakma TMPs use Adhatoda zeylanica for coughs and mucus, a typical Ayurvedic formulation for treatment of the same disorders (like Trade name: Koflet, manufactured by Himalaya Herbal Healthcare, India) uses Mel depuratum along with Commiphora wightii, Vitis vinifera, Ocimum sanctum, Hyssopus officinalis, Tinospora cordifolia, Adhatoda zeylanica, Myristica fragrans, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Onosma bracteatum, Viola odorata, Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia belerica, Terminalia chebula, Zingiber officinale, Capsicum frutescens, Piper nigrum, Embelica ribes, Solanum xanthocarpum, Cinnamomum cassia and ammonium chloride.