martynia


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Noun1.martynia - sprawling annual or perennial herb of Central America and West Indies having creamy-white to red-purple bell-shaped flowers followed by unusual horned fruitmartynia - sprawling annual or perennial herb of Central America and West Indies having creamy-white to red-purple bell-shaped flowers followed by unusual horned fruit
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Martynia - in some classifications includes the unicorn plants
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16 dogs and four crosses are situated between diagonally stepped bands of martynia and yucca root, height 16.5 in.
in rats: aqueous extract of Pouteria sapota seeds [122], methanol extract of Martynia annua leaves [123], ethanol extract of Flourensia cernua leaves [124], aqueous extract of Enterolobium cyclocarpum bark [82], ethanol and aqueous extract C.
Wound healing effect of flavonoid rich fraction and luteolin isolated from Martynia annua Linn, on streptozotocin induced diabetic rats.