dillenia


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any of several evergreen trees or shrubs of the genus Dillenia grown for their foliage and nodding flowers resembling magnolias which are followed by fruit that is used in curries and jellies and preserves

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The present study reveals that the methanol extract of fruits of Dillenia indica L.
Antioxidant activity of the extracts from Dillenia indica fruits.
The plants that were cultivated for commercial purposes as well as used as medicinal plants included Mangifera indica, Annona squamosa, Cocos nucifera, Terminalia chebula, Lagenaria vulgaris, Momordica charantia, Dillenia indica, Cajanus cajan, Tamarindus indica, Cinnamomum tamala, Punica granatum, Moringa oleifera, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Syzygium samarangense, Averrhoa bilimbi, Averrhoa carambola, Piper betle, Zizyphus mauritiana, Aegle marmelos, Citrus aurantifolia, and Curcuma longa.
Other plants like Dillenia indica, Emblica officinalis, Hibiscus rosa sinensis, Syzygium cumini, Aegle marmelos, Citrus limonum and Eletteria cardamomum are obtained from lands cultivated by nearby non-indigenous settlers, who cultivate these plants for personal consumption, commercial purposes or ornamental values.
Relationships between floral organization, architecture, and pollination mode in Dillenia (Dilleniaceae).
Riparian forest in much of the area appears to have many of the same species as the Kenarin-Menungau-Kamsia stunted swamp forest, but is characterized by the presence of typical riparian species such as Gluta renghas (rengas) and Lagerstroemia speciosa (bungur), along with Antidesma stipulare (engkunik), Artocarpus teysmannii (cempedak air), Dillenia excelsa (ringin), Elaeocarpus cf.
cuspidata 67 Rhynchospora aurea 68 Scleria ciliaris 69 Scleria purpurescens 70 Scleria sumatrensis 71 Tetraria borneensis 72 Thoracostachyum bancanum 73 Datiscaceae Octomele sumatrana 74 Dilleniaceae Dillenia beccariana 75 Dillenia excelsa 76 Dillenia sp.
Ruminate endosperm in Dillenia suffruticosa (Griff.
lpomoea velutiua food Dilleniaceae Dillenia alata tools Ebenaceae Maba humilis food/tools Euphorbiaceae Bridelia monoica food Excoecaria agallocha tools Flueggea virosa food Hemicyclia australasica food Macaranga tanarius tools Fabaceae Abrus precatorius cultural Vigna vexillata food Goodeniaceae Scaevola taccada tools (?
Numbers: RV484 and RV529 Dilleniaceae Dillenia suffruticosa (Griff.