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Noun1.Leonotis - small genus of tropical herbs and subshrubs of South Africa
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
Cape dagga, dagga, Leonotis leonurus, red dagga, wilde dagga - relatively nontoxic South African herb smoked like tobacco
Leonotis nepetaefolia, Leonotis nepetifolia, lion's-ear - pantropical herb having whorls of striking lipped flowers; naturalized in United States
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Comparison of the nutritional value and biological activities of the acetone, methanol and water extracts of the leaves of Solanum nigrum and Leonotis leonorus," Food and chemical toxicology, 48: 964-971: (2010)
10 67 Trifolium sp 3 10 2 100 Vicia sp JUGLANDACEAE Juglans neotropica 7 47 Diels * LAMIACEAE Leonotis nepetifolia 8 53 (L.
En estas zonas los materiales edaficos no consolidados son invadidos por vegetacion ruderal como el pasto africano Pennisetum clandestinum, la higuerilla Ricinus communis y las ornamentales Tropaeolum majus y Leonotis nepetifolia.
Many plants available in Uganda, namely Psidium guajava, Pseudathri hookeri, Capiscus frutescens, Cannabis sativa, Hibiscus aponeurus, Toddalia asiatica, Bidens pilosa, Vernonia amygladina, Rhus vulgaris, Hypericum peplidifolium, Paullia pinnata, Canthiium gueinxii, Maesa lanceolata, Leonotis mollissima, Annona senegalnesis, Ehretia cymosa, Lippia javanica, are used in traditional folklore medicine for treatment of diarrhea.
In six cases, the subjects also smoked cannabis and in one case the subject smoked Leonotis nepetifolia (Klip Dagga, Lion's Ear).
The evaluation of the plant's ability to solubilize phosphorus in the soil demonstrated that Bidens pilosa, Amaranthus retroflexus and Leonotis nepetaefolia presented higher potentials for solubilizing phosphate when compared to the other weed species (Figure 2).
The Leonotis leonorus just flowered and flowered and I have taken masses of cuttings for next year, as it was so popular.
Caerulea, Scutellaria nana, Pedicularis densiflora, Leonotis leonuru, Zornia latifolia o Zornia diphylla, Nelumbo nucifera, Leonurus sibiricus, Althaea officinalis, Rosa canina.
Salvia petiolaris Kunth Puccinia Leonotis leonotidicola nepetifolia Henn.
Related Family Members in Book: Leonotis, Mentha, Molucella, Monarda, Perovskia, Physostegia, Rosmarinus, Salvia, Solenostemon, Stachys, and Thymus