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Noun1.Sarcostemma - succulent subshrubs or vines; tropical and subtropical India and Africa and Malaysia
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Asclepiadaceae, family Asclepiadaceae, milkweed family - widely distributed family of herbs and shrubs of the order Gentianales; most with milky juice
haoma, Sarcostemma acidum, soma - leafless East Indian vine; its sour milky juice formerly used to make an intoxicating drink
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Portrays Ephedra gerardiana, as Sarcostemma aphylla.
assamensis: Cinnamomum, Laurus, Litsea, Persea (Lauraceae); Magnolia, Michelia (Magnoliaceae); Quercus (Fagaceae); Sarcostemma (Asclepiadaceae); and Symplocos (Symplocaceae) (Arora & Gupta 1979).
Multiple shoots induction and callus regeneration in Sarcostemma brevistigma Wight and Arnott, a rare medicinal plant.
0.03 0.02 4.82 0.71 deserticola Olneya tesota 0.00 0.00 5.16 0.85 Opuntia acanthocarpa 0.03 0.02 0.00 0.00 Phoradendron californica 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01 Porophyllum gracile 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.02 Sarcostemma cynanchoides var.
Mey.) Liede & Meve (2) Apocynaceae Petalostelma sarcostemma (Lillo) Liede & Meve (3) Aristolochiaceae Aristolochia melanoglossa Speg.
X Cyclospermum laciniatum (DC.) X Constance Cyclospermum leptophyllum (Pers.) X Sprague Apocynaceae Sarcostemma solanoides (Kunth) Decne.
Effect of Sarcostemma acidum stem extract on spermatogenesis in male albino rats.
The second assumption is that the Soma plant cannot simply be eaten, which appears to be based on a bias towards identifying Soma as a woody or fibrous plant (such as Ephedra or Sarcostemma), which would require water extraction in order to render the drug consumable.
(5.) For instance, Euphorbias and Sarcostemma are rubbed on sores and burns through Central Australia (Devanesen and Henshall 1982:163).
* * * * (large tussock spp.) Polyscias murrayi * Pomaderris aspera * * Prostanthera lasianthos * * * Prostanthera striatiflora * Pseudognaphalium * * * * luteo-album Pseudoweinmannia * lachnocarpa Psoralea patens * Pterocaulon sphacelatum * Ripogonum album * Rulingia dasyphylla * * * Sarcostemma australe * Schoenus melanostachys * * Spartothamnella juncea * * * Spinifex sericeus * Stephania japonica * * * var.