Sida rhombifolia


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Noun1.Sida rhombifolia - herb widely distributed in tropics and subtropics used for forage and medicinally as a demulcent and having a fine soft bast stronger than jute; sometimes an aggressive weed
mallow - any of various plants of the family Malvaceae
genus Sida, Sida - large genus of tropical subshrubs or herbs some of which yield fibers of mucilaginous substances
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Sida rhombifolia grows in tropical and warm regions and is distributed throughout the tropics and is known for its wide range of medicinal uses [4].
The most important species were: Alternanthera tenella in the annual growth environment during the both periods; Panicum maximum (early rainy season) and Chamaescy hirta (end of the rainy season) in the vegetable garden; Eleusine indica (early rainy season) and Galinsoga parviflora (end of the rainy season) in the perennial crop and Sida rhombifolia (early rainy season) and Neonotonia wigrtii (end of the rainy season) in the pasture.
A especie Sida rhombifolia, alem de rebrotar com facilidade hospeda o virus do mosaico-dourado que afeta culturas como o feijao, a soja e o algodao.
TheTripura TMPs used Sida rhombifolia and Mangifera indica to treat jaundice; Sida rhombifolia is traditionally used in Arunachal Pradesh, India for cure of jaundice (Shankar et al., 2012), while Mangifera indica is used in parts of Africa for the same purpose (Madunagu et al., 1990).
Effects of high dilutions of Cymbopogon winterianus Jowitt (citronella) on the germination and growth of seedlings of Sida rhombifolia. Int J High Dilution Research, 7, 22, 31-35, (2008).
Habitat: The vegetation in the locality is formed by mango plants and Tithonia diversifolia, the soil is covered by Thelepogon elegans mixed with Sida rhombifolia and Corchorus olitorius.
En Colombia, el uso de los fitomedicamentos esta muy extendido y, dentro de ellos, en esta investigacion se selecciono la planta Sida rhombifolia L.