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Noun1.Pueraria - genus of woody Asiatic vines: kudzu
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
kudzu, kudzu vine, Pueraria lobata - fast-growing vine from eastern Asia having tuberous starchy roots and hairy trifoliate leaves and racemes of purple flowers followed by long hairy pods containing many seeds; grown for fodder and forage and root starch; widespread in the southern United States
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The present study is aimed at determining the anti-inflammatory effects of isoorientin isolated from the tubers of Pueraria tuberosa.
Gui-lin, "Determination of five isoflavonoids in Pueraria Radix by QAMS," Chinese Traditional and Herbal Drugs, vol.
Zhang et al., "Systematic separation and purification of 18 antioxidants from Pueraria lobata flower using HSCCC target-guided by DPPH-HPLC experiment," Separation and Purification Technology, vol.
The subplots consisted of management treatments: conventional (with N fertilization and absence of cover crops) and with cover crops: calopo (Calopogonium mucunoides Desv.), tropical kudzu (Pueraria phaseoloides Benth.) and spontaneous vegetation.
Among MHEs treatments, Arisaema ringens and Pueraria thunbergiana, and Carduus crispus used in this study are known to have saponin and flavonoid properties (Kim and Kim, 2003; Lee et al., 2009; Kim et al., 2012).
Gegen is the dried root of Pueraria lobata (Willd.) Ohwi, which is traditionally used for promoting circulation, increasing the blood flow, reducing dry mouth, and treating cardiovascular diseases such as hypertension, angina pectoris and type 2 diabetes mellitus (Zhang et al., 2013).
It was first reported in Georgia, where large numbers were discovered feeding on kudzu, Pueraria montana var.
Skincare products enriched with herbaceous plant extracts (such as Artocarpus lacucha and Pueraria mirifica) are gaining popularity in the Thai Skincare market.
Isolation and characterization of nonrhizobial plant growth promoting bacteria from nodules of Kudzu (Pueraria thunbergiana) and their effect on wheat seedling growth.
Os tratamentos constituiram-se de aleias de leguminosas dispostas nas entrelinhas de bananeiras (Musa sp) e de acaizeiros (Euterpe oleraceae) e foram: acaciaangustissima (Acacia angustissima); gliricidia (Gliricidia sepium); kudzu-tropical (Pueraria phaseoloides); alem de um tratamento que constou de vegetacao espontanea com adubacao nitrogenada das bananeiras e vegetacao espontanea.