Seriphidium


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Noun1.Seriphidium - woody plants grown chiefly for their silver or grey and often aromatic foliage; formerly included in the genus Artemisia
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Artemisia cana, gray sage, grey sage, Seriphidium canum, silver sage, silver sagebrush - low much-branched perennial of western United States having silvery leaves; an important browse and shelter plant
Artemisia maritima, sea wormwood, Seriphidium maritimum - plants of western and northern European coasts
Artemisia tridentata, big sagebrush, Seriphidium tridentatum, blue sage - aromatic shrub of arid regions of western North America having hoary leaves
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Keywords: Seriphidium stenocephalum; Methanolic extract; Sphingolipids; Characterization
The vegetation consists of dwarf shrubs, such as Ephedra sp, Seriphidium santolinum, and Callingonum spp.
Seriphidium sieberi (Besser) Bremer & Humphries] [Note: This is the species identified in most earlier Arabian literature as Artemisia herba-alba Asso or Seriphidium herba-alba (Asso) Sojak.
Estudis biositematics en les especies ibero-baleariques de les seccions Artemisia i Seriphidium Bess.
The chosen species were Claytonia lanceolata ("spring beauty," Portulacaceae), Erythronium grandiflorum ("avalanche lily," Liliaceae), Mertensia brevistyla ("bluebell," Boraginaceae), Delphinium nuttallianum ("Nelson's larkspur," Helleboraceae), Lathyrus leucanthus ("peavine," Fabaceae), Potentilla pulcherrima ("cinquefoil," Rosaceae), Eriogonum subalpinum ("buckwheat," Polygonaceae), Ipomopsis aggregata ("scarlet gilia," Polemoniaceae), Campanula rotundifolia ("harebell," Campanulaceae), and Seriphidium vaseyanum ("mountain sagebrush," Asteraceae).
On the basis of our experience, we assigned one of four fragrances: "neutral" (no discernible odor), "sweet" [pleasant floral odor, similar to sweet clover (Melilotus)], "pungent" (similar to the western sagebrush, Seriphidium vaseyanum), or "skunk.
Summary: Phytochemical analysis of the methanolic extract of Seriphidium oliverianum resulted in the isolation of eleven compounds namely: 5,8-dihydroxy-6,7,4-trimethoxyflavone (1), 5-hydroxy-6,7,4-trimethoxyflavone (2), 5,4-dihydroxy-6,7-dimethoxyflavone (3), 5,7-dihydroxy-6,3,4-trimethoxyflavone (4), 5,6-dihydroxy-7,3,4-trimethoxyflavone (5), 5,7,4-tihydroxy-6,3- dimethoxyflavone (6), 5,6,4-trihydroxy-7,3-dimethoxyflavone (7), 5,3,4-trihydroxy-6,7- dimethoxyflavone (8), 5,7,3,4-tetrahydroxy-3,6-dimethoxyflavone (9), 7,4-dihydroxy-3,5,6- trimethoxyflavone (10) and 3,6-O-dimethylquercetagetin-7-O-AY-D-glucoside (11) for the first time from this source.