Lindera


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Noun1.Lindera - aromatic evergreen or deciduous dioecious shrubs or trees of eastern Asia and North America
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
family Lauraceae, Lauraceae, laurel family - a family of Lauraceae
American spicebush, Benjamin bush, Benzoin odoriferum, Lindera benzoin, spice bush, spicebush - deciduous shrub of the eastern United States having highly aromatic leaves and bark and yellow flowers followed by scarlet or yellow berries
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Linderae radix is a traditional Chinese medicine extracted from the tubers of Lindera aggregata (Sims) Kosterm, which contains sesquiterpene lactones (17) and alkaloids (18), and has anti-inflammatory effects by inhibiting NF-[kappa]B and mitogen-activated protein kinase activation (19).
montana)]', Forested swamp--forest with mostly closed canopy but overlaying broad areas of shrubby or herbaceous wetlands; Shrub-dominated swamp--open wetlands lacking a closed canopy and dominated by dense winterberry (Ilex verticillata), spicebush (Lindera benzoin), or buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis); and Old field--open habitats dominated by grasses and forbs but invaded, to varying degrees, by woody shrubs.
* Instead of forsythia, enjoy the early season yellow flowers of spicebush (Lindera benzoin), the major host for the spicebush swallowtail.
Caption: Clockwise from top left: Soft, pubescent leaves of black birch (Betula lenta) emerging from a bud; The soft, silvery hairs of newly bloomed catkins (flowers) of a willow (Satix sp.), often referred to as a "pussy willow," trap heat from the sun, which aids the development of reproductive structures; The small, vibrant female flower of a hazelnut (Corylus sp.); A flower bud opening on spicebush (Lindera benzoin), a woody shrub
Xu, "Studies on flavonoids from the leaves of Lindera aggregata," Journal of Chinese Medicinal Materials, vol.
Lucidone (a naturally occurring cyclopentenedione in Lindera sp.) reduces ethanol-induced oxidative stress in HepG2 cells [66] by inducing Nrf2-mediated antioxidant response via profound upregulation of HO-1.
Querfeld, "A Lindera obtusiloba extract blocks calcium-/phosphate-induced transdifferentiation and calcification of vascular smooth muscle cells and interferes with matrix metalloproteinase-2 and metalloproteinase-9 and NF-[kappa]B," Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol.
The active ingredients in UriVaRx are Cratevox stem bark, Horsetail herb and Lindera aggregata root.