Thevetia peruviana


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Noun1.Thevetia peruviana - tropical American shrub or small tree having glossy dark green leaves and fragrant saffron yellow to orange or peach- colored flowers; all parts highly poisonous
genus Thevetia, Thevetia - genus of poisonous tropical American evergreen shrubs and trees having entire leaves and large cymose flowers
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Adsorption of basic dyes from synthesis textile effluent by activated carbon prepared from Thevetia peruviana, Indian Journal of Chemical Technology, 19: 311-321.
A review of the natural history, toxinology, diagnosis and clinical management of Nerium oleander (common oleander) and Thevetia peruviana (yellow oleander) poisoning.
When considering the 46 species present in tropical dry forest, the SIMPER analysis identified eight groups (shrubs, Thevetia peruviana K.
Sivakumar, Preparation and characterization of activated carbon from Thevetia peruviana for the removal of dyes from textile waste water.
Cardiac glycosides are found in a diverse group of plants including Digitalis purpurea and Digitalis lanata (Foxgloves), Nerium oleander (Common oleander), Thevetia peruviana (yellow oleander), Convallaria majalis (Lily of the valley), Urginea maritime and Urginea indica (Squill), Strophanthus gratus (ouabain), Apocynum cannabinum (Dogbane), and Cheiranthus cheiri (Wallflower) has resulted in cardiac glycoside poisoning.
So far, 12 species of the family Apocynaceae, namely, Allamanda cathartica, Alstonia scholaris, Alyxia sinensis, Catharanthus roseus, Cerbera manghas, Melodinus suaveolens, Nerium oleander, Plumeria acutifolia, Strophanthus divaricatus, Tabernaemontana divaricata, Thevetia peruviana, and Trachelospermum jasminoides, have been evaluated for fungal endophytes from foliar segments, phloem (C.
11] reported about 35% protein in Thevetia peruviana seeds.
of Thevetia peruviana and sulfur, macerated and applied to affected areas twice daily for 3-4 days.