Schinus molle


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Noun1.Schinus molle - small Peruvian evergreen with broad rounded head and slender pendant branches with attractive clusters of greenish flowers followed by clusters of rose-pink fruitsSchinus molle - small Peruvian evergreen with broad rounded head and slender pendant branches with attractive clusters of greenish flowers followed by clusters of rose-pink fruits
genus Schinus, Schinus - genus of evergreen shrubs and trees of tropical and subtropical regions of South and Central America and Canary Islands and China
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Known as the "apple of the tropics" with its origins in India, Mangifera indica is displayed next to its cousins from the Anacardiaceae family--the tropical American "Cashew Tree" (Anacardium occidentale) on the left and "Peruvian Pepper" (Schinus molle) on the right.
However, in tolerant species such as Lonicera japonica (Jia et al., 2015), Schinus molle (Pereira et al., 2016) and Eichhornnia crassipes (Pereira et al., 2017) increased photosynthesis and growth can be found in response to Cd stress.
Two species, the Peruvian peppertree (Schinus molle L.) and the Brazilian peppertree (5.
(2014), studied the essential oil of Schinus molle essential oils (the leaf and the fruits) and reported that both oils have low antioxidant activity, antimicrobial activity against Gram + and Gram--bacteria and spoilage fungi with low toxicity in vivo in mice (2000mg [kg.sup.-1]).
Amaranthaceae AMARYLLIDACEAE Amaryllidaceae ANACARDIACEAE Schinus molle * APIACEAE Apiaceae Conium maculatum ASTERACEAE Ageratina sp.
La zona presenta una vegetacion arbustiva y subarbustiva-espinosa tipica de ambientes de valles interandinos (Marin Moreno 1961), pero tambien se encuentran algunas especies arboreas nativas como la tara (Caesalpiniaspinosa (Molina) Kuntze), chachacomo (Escallonia resinosa (Ruiz & Pavon) Persoon), molle (Schinus molle Linnaeus) y queunas (Polylepis spp.); no obstante existen grandes areas forestadas con eucalipto (Eucalyptus spp.) (Figura 12).
Estos individuos fueron registrados perchando, vocalizando y forrajeando en arboles de pirul (Schinus molle), eucalipto (Eucalyptus sp.), palmera canaria (Phoenix canariensis), mezquite (Prosopis sp.), yuca (Yuccafilifera), encino (Quercus sp.) y sauce lloron (Salix babylonica), asi como en muros y edificios.
Se obtuvieron 226 semillas enteras correspondientes a cuatro especies de arboles y arbustos exoticos (Casuarina sp., Morus alba, Schinus molle y Pyracantha sp.).