The cherry plum, also known as the myrobalan
plum (Prunus cerasifera) are important sources of antioxidants and Vitamin C.
To offer one example, in their treatment of myrobalan
, which in Arabian Drugs in Early Medieval Mediterranean Medicine (henceforth Arabian Drugs) is discussed as the first "Arabian" substance (pp.
An illustrative list of major MFPs which may be covered under the initiative are tamarind, mahua flower, mahua seed, hill broom, chironjee, honey, sal seed, sal leaves, bamboo split, myrobalan
, mango (amchur), aonla (churan/candy), seed lac, tez patta, cardamom, black pepper, turmeric, dry ginger, cinnamon, coffee, tea, sea buckthorn tea, etc.
Studies on the use of power ultrasound in solid-liquid myrobalan
Vicco Vajradanti Ayurvedic Toothpaste, for instance, contains therapeutic ingredients including babool bark, Indian medlar, blackberry, cloves, Bengal madder, jujube bark, walnut bark, mayweed plant, Indian liquorice root, bishop's weed, cinnamon, cutch tree bark, sappan wood, chebulic myrobalan
, vajradanti bark, Indian sarsaparilla, Indian gooseberry, berelic myrobalans
, cubeb and oak, says Pendharkar.
Sasitorn (2003) reported the use of 23 different herbal extracts, extracted by 95% ethyl alcohol at the concentration of 100,000, 50,000, 10,000, 5,000 and 1,000 ppm respectively and found that guava leaf extract could inhibit the growth of bacteria at 50,000 ppm, the myrobalan
wood fruit extract at 10,000 ppm, the extract of beleric myrobalan
fruit, nut gall fruit and pomegranate fruit peel could inhibit the growth of bacteria at all concentration.
As the plant material, 5-years old 9 Black Beauty' (Prunus salicina Lindell) trees grafted on myrobalan
(Prunus ceresifera Ehrh.) rootstock and trained as modified leader system were selected.
Indian Scientist: Once while pounding halila (Myrobalan
fruit), a new idea came to me: This Universe, has existed timelessly before, and will still exist for ever.
Triphala consists of Indian gooseberry (Emblica officinalis), chebulic myrobalan
(Terminalia chebula), and beleric myrobalan
A somaclonal myrobalan
rootstock increases waterlogging tolerance to peach cultivar in controlled conditions.
Chen, "Antioxidant activities and major anthocyanins of myrobalan
plum (Prunus cerasifera Ehrh.)," Journal of Food Science, vol.
Caption: 3 Cotton scarves dyed in madder, myrobalan
, cutch, indigo green, raintree and indigo blue, using different mordants (except for the indigo which requires no mordant).