Abstract Barleria prionitis Linn. (Family: Acanthaceae) is a well-known perennial, Ayurvedic herb distributed in the tropical Asia, Africa and Yemen. The whole. B. prionitis is a fast growing perennial plant widely commercialized as an ornamental to be planted in open sunny areas in gardens, yards, and. Erect armed shrubs, spines ca. cm long. Leaves to x cm, elliptic, acute, mucronate, base cuneate, sparsely puberulus, ciliate on the margins, gland.

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There is evidence that this species has the capability to escape from cultivation and become naturalized and barletia into new habitats. University of the West Indies.

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It contains about species with about 70 species in Africa. A wide range of phytochemical constituents including balarenone, pipataline prionisides, barlerinoside, verbascoside, shanzhiside methyl ester, barlerin, acetylbarlerin, lupulinoside, scutellarein have been isolated from the different parts of this plant. What code is in the image?

Antifungal, acetylcholinesterase inhibition, antioxidant and phytochemical properties of three Barleria species. Dense spiny thickets can impede barleris movement of stock, reduce the productivity of pastures, restrict access to waterways and reduce the barrleria values of natural areas.

The genus Barleria is found in Asia, Africa and America. The whole plant is also used in stiffness of limbs, enlargement of prionktis and sciatica.

Prionitis is Greek and means ‘like the holly’ or ‘saw-edged’, and the subspecies delagoensis was named after Delagoa Bay, the name for the Maputo area in southern Mozambique during the colonial days. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately.


The present study provides a taxonomic account of the angiosperms of Sonbhadra District in Uttar Pr A preliminary analysis of distribution patterns in a large, pantropical genus, Barleria L.

Acanthaceae is a family of flowering plants comprising about genera and about species widespread in both New and Old World Tropics Scotland and Vollesen, ; Stevens, They may also be dispersed by water and in dumped garden waste. In future study, the conversion of these pharmacological activities in to the modern drugs, proper scientific evaluation includes isolation of responsible phytochemicals, their mechanism of actions, toxicity and proper standardization need to be explored.

Barleria prionitis subsp. delagoensis

Ayurveda, a traditional systems medicine in India, have major treatment globally Mukherjee et al. In indigenous system of medicine in India, the juice of B. It is somewhat bilipped and lobes are oval-oblong, rounded and entire.

Send a request for permission. Outer bafleria lobes ovate-oblong, approximately 1. Revision of the Genus Barleria Acanthaceae in India. Search for antimicrobial potentials from certain indian medicinal plants. Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons. Several glycosides include barlerinoside, shanzhiside methyl ester, 6-O-trans-p-coumaroylO-acetylshanzhiside methyl ester, barlerin, acetylbarlerin, pataline, lupeol, 7-methoxydiderroside, 13, seco-stigmasta-5, dienea-ol and lupulinoside have been isolated from the aerial parts of B.

Field tips Bracts spine tipped; upper leaves almost sessile, with axillary spines. Put the cuttings in a shady place and water twice a week.

One or more of the features that are needed to show you the maps functionality are not available in the web browser that you are priohitis. Khare,; Daniel, ; Aneja et al. Their margins are entire and they have pointed tips i.


Some medicinal values of Telfairia occidentalis: Datasheet Barleria prionitis porcupine flower. The fraction was also increased the hepatic glutathione content and reduced the hepatic lipid peroxidation in response to the hepatotoxicity in mice and rats Singh et al. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Distribution Maps Top of page You can pan and zoom the map. Species within the Acanthaceae includes herbs or woody shrubs, lianas and trees.

Barleria prionitis – Wikipedia

The diuretic effect of flower extract mg kg -1 prionittis comparable and statistically significant with the reference drug furosemide 20 mg kg -1 Musale et al. Chikmagalur, Mysore, Shimoga Kerala: NauruIndian i. The chromosome number reported for B. Cultivated as an ornamental plant. User Group specific search options Title. The TAF at oral dose range of Estimation of capsaicin through scanning densitometry and evaluation of different varieties of capsicum in India.

In India it has several vernacular names like In English-yellow nail-dye plant, porcupine flower; Sanskrit-vajradanti, kurantaka, koranta; Hindi-kala bans, katsareya, piabansa; Bengali-kantajinti, peetjhanti; Gujarati-kantashila; Kannada-karunta, mullugorante; Malayalam-chemmulli, varelmutti; Marathi-kalsunda, kate koranti, kholeta, koranta, pivala-koranta; Odia-daskeranta; Tamil-kaattu kanagaambaram, semmulli and in Telugu-mullugorinta chettu Shendage and Yadav, ; Singh and Panda,