Lagerstroemia speciosa

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Noun1.Lagerstroemia speciosa - native to Asia, Australia, and East Indies, where it provides timber called pyinma; used elsewhere as an ornamental for its large showy flowers
genus Lagerstroemia, Lagerstroemia - shrubs or small trees of tropical Asia and Africa usually with showy white, pink, or purplish flowers
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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If I miss the salingbobog (Crateva religiosa) blossoms in UP Diliman's Sunken Garden, I hope come May or June I won't miss the banaba (Lagerstroemia speciosa) and the molave (Vitex parviflora), whose violaceous blooms match the softer colors of the wet season.
Zhang et al., "Triterpene acids isolated from Lagerstroemia speciosa leaves as a-glucosidase inhibitors," Phytotherapy Research, vol.
Lagerstroemia speciosa, in Philippines folk medicine known as "banaba", seems to have anti-diabetic and anti-obesity effects (Klein et al.
A Rideout, Terpenoids and sterols from Lagerstroemia speciosa, J Asian Nat Prod Res, 7, 7 (2005).
Commonly called Pride-of-India or queen's crape myrtle, Lagerstroemia speciosa is a species of crape myrtle native to India and Southeast Asia that has been cultivated as an ornamental in tropical areas worldwide.
The bark of Lagerstroemia speciosa was also obtained from Dhaka in November, 2009 and taxonomically identified by Mr.
CardioTrim Diabetic Formula is enhanced with Ayurvedic herbs Gymnema Sylvestre, Mormordica Charantia, and Lagerstroemia Speciosa (banaba), which maintain healthy blood sugar and insulin levels, normal pancreatic function, reduce carbohydrate cravings, promote healthy insulin function, and support proper carbohydrate and glucose metabolism.
Banaba (Lagerstroemia speciosa)Mangkono (Xanthostemon verdugonianus)Narra (Pterocarpus indicus)Siar (Peltophorum...
* Banaba (Lagerstroemia speciosa) extract powder to "suppress a rise in blood sugar and prevent diabetes"
For regulating blood sugar, expect to see increased attention paid to banaba (Lagerstroemia speciosa), Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum graecum), Gymnema sylvestre, Bitter melon (Mormordica charantia) and Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum).