Macleaya


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Macleaya - a perennial herb of eastern Asia: plume poppy
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Papaveraceae, Papaveraceae, poppy family - herbs or shrubs having milky and often colored juices and capsular fruits
bocconia, Macleaya cordata, plume poppy - herb of China and Japan widely cultivated for its plumelike panicles of creamy white flowers
References in periodicals archive ?
Chemical Composition, Antimicrobial Activity and Mechanism of Action of Essential Oil from the Leaves of Macleaya Cordata (Willd.) R.
In this context, isoquinoline alkaloids, derived from one plant (Macleaya cordata) may become a relevant nutritional additive for beef cattle.
Wang H, Sun TS (2015) Biological response of pioneer plant Macleaya cordata to N and P stresses under different water conditions.
Zeng et al., "Cadmium accumulation and tolerance of Macleaya cordata: a newly potential plant for sustainable phytoremediation in Cd-contaminated soil," Environmental Science and Pollution Research, vol.
Juskiewicz et al., "Growth performance, gastrointestinal tract responses, and meat characteristics of broiler chickens fed a diet containing the natural alkaloid sanguinarine from Macleaya cordata," Journal of Applied Poultry Research, vol.
Yao, "Rapid determination of protopine, allocryptopine, sanguinarine and chelerythrine in fruits of Macleaya cordata by microwave-assisted solvent and HPLC-ESI/MS," Phytochemical Analysis, vol.
Berberis thunbergii, Chelidonium majus, Corydalis cava, Dicentra spectabilis, Fumaria officinalis, Glaucium flavum, Macleaya cordata, Mahonia aquifolium, and Meconopsis cambrica were collected in June 2012 in the Botanical Gardens of Maria-Curie Sklodowska University in Lublin, Poland.
Fang et al., "Macleaya cordata extract decreased diarrhea score and enhanced intestinal barrier function in growing piglets," BioMed Research International, vol.
glomerata has been isolated as an endophyte of a pine (Pinus koraiensis) and two medicinal plants, specifically Salvia miltiorrhiza and Macleaya cordata (Deng et al., 2011; Shan et al., 2012; Lou et al., 2013).
In vivo anthelmintic activity of five alkaloids from Macleaya microcarpa (Maxim) Fedde against Dactylogyrus intermedius in Carassius auratus.
In vitro assessment of Macleaya cordata crude extract bioactivity and anticancer properties in normal and cancerous human lung cells.
Several other plants of the genus Papaveraceae are nowadays used to treat human tumors including Chelidonium majus, Sanguinaria canadensis L., and Macleaya cordata (Ahmad et al.