allamanda


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al·la·man·da

 (ăl′ə-măn′də)
n.
Any of several tropical American evergreen shrubs of the genus Allamanda, widely cultivated in warm regions for their showy yellow or purple trumpet-shaped flowers.

[New Latin Allamanda, genus name, after Jean Nicholas Sébastian Allamand (1713-1787), Swiss scientist.]
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Noun1.allamanda - a plant of the genus Allamanda having large showy funnel-shaped flowers in terminal cymesallamanda - a plant of the genus Allamanda having large showy funnel-shaped flowers in terminal cymes
genus Allamanda - genus of tropical American woody vines
Allamanda cathartica, common allamanda, golden trumpet - vigorous evergreen climbing plant of South America having glossy leathery foliage and golden yellow flowers
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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Vivid orchids and wonderful colored lichens smoldered upon the swarthy tree-trunks and where a wandering shaft of light fell full upon the golden allamanda, the scarlet star-clusters of the tacsonia, or the rich deep blue of ipomaea, the effect was as a dream of fairyland.
The medicinal species on display included Adenium obesum known to have anti-tumour/antimicrobial properties, Aegle marmelos (anti-diabetic, anti-inflammatory), Allamanda blanchetii (antimicrobial, antioxidants) and Allamanda cathartica (anti-inflammatory, anti-tumour).
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Increase in irrigation water electrical conductivity reduced the growth of the ornamental species Catharanthus roseus, Allamanda cathartica, Ixora coccinea and Duranta erecta.
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Destaca-se que algumas especies selecionadas apresentam espinhos em alguma estrutura da planta, a exemplo de Bromelia laciniosa (folhas), Melocactus zehntneri (praticamente a planta inteira), Neoglaziovia variegata (folhas), Tacinga inamoena (cladodios), Allamanda puberula (fruto), Mimosa ophthalmocentra (caule), Cereus jamacaru (cladodios) e Cnidoscolus quercifolius (planta inteira espinescente, Figura 2D) (Tabela 2).
ALLAMANDA FAATOESE *, SELA SIKALETI **, PATRICIA PRIEST *** & STEPHEN CHAMBERS **,***
Viola odorata, Viola tricolor, Taraxacum officinale, Sambucus nigra, Borago officinalis, Robinia pseudoaccacia, Malva sylvestris, Tagetes erecta, Cosmos sulphureus, Antigonon leptopus, Bouganvillea glabra, Salvia splendens, Camelia japonica, Bauhinia purpurea and Allamanda cathartica (SANGALLI et al.
Important plant species in this family are Thevetia peruviana, Allamanda cathartica, Nerium oleander, Catharanthus roseus, Rauwolfia serpentina etc.
Histochemistry and senescence of colleters of Allamanda cathartica (Apocynaceae).