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Synonyms for Swertia

genus of herbs of mountains of North America and Eurasia and Africa

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Grown in the Himalayas, Swertia Chirata is traditionally used to repair wounds.
Variation of active constituents of an important Tibet folk medicine Swertia mussotii Franch.
Chemical stimulation of seed germination in ex situ produced seeds in Swertia chirayita, A Critically Endangered Medicinal Herb.
uk Contains swertia to stimulate circulation and has positive results from clinical tests.
Floristically, Maestracensean alkaline fens are characterized by Eriophorum latifolium, Carex davalliana, Carex lepidocarpa, Carex nigra, Carex mairei, Pinguicula vulgaris and Triglochin palustris as the most frequent species, but they also host some rare species such as Dactylorhiza incarnata, Epipactis palustris, Gentianella amarella, Juncus pyrenaeus, Spiranthes aestivalis, Primula farinosa, Swertia perennis, Potentilla fruticosa and Menyanthes trifoliata (MATEO & al.
Of 132 medicinal plant species the following 22 are considered rare and endangered; Aconitum atrox, Dactylorhiza hatagirea, Fritillaria roylei, Thalictrum foliolosum, Berberis aristata, Artemisia maritime, Delphinium cashmerianum, Gloriosa superb, Saussurea obvallata, Betula utilis, Nardostachys jatamansi, Swertia chiraita, Rheum austral, Rheum webbianum, Podophylum hexandrum, Hippophea salicifolia, Bergenia ligulata, Bergenia stracheyi, Arnebia benthamii, Rhododendron arboretum, Aegle marmelos, Lyonia ovalifolia and Waldhemia glabra.
The rural people of Nepal have traditionally relied on Swertia species, especially S.
It's made with active botanical ingredients like aloe, ginseng and Swertia Japonica extract and is only pounds 7.
Its patented formula--hops, rosemary, swertia japonica and silica--recovers fuller, thicker, stronger hair and prolongs hair life.
Jundzill indicated: "We found very rare species and species which have never been found before, such as Callitriche intermedia, Circaea alpina, Circaea intermedia, Calamagrostis schleicheri, Koeleria cristata, Sesleria caerulea, Scirpus caricinus, Primula farinosa, Salsola kali, Chenopodium villosum, Ribes alpinum, Swertia perennis, Lunaria rediviva, Alyssum montanum, Cakile maritima, Dentaria bulbifera, Taxus baccata, Betula nana, Myrica and many other cryptogams".
E1 swertifranchisido (1,5,8(trihidroxi-3 -metoxi-7- (5',7', 3",4"tetrahidroxi-6'-C-[beta]-D-glucopiranosil-4'-oxi-8'-flavil)-xantona; Figura 3), aislada de Swertia franchetiana (Gentianaceae), inhibio la TR del VIH-1 con un [IC.
Conservation of Swertia chirata through direct shoot multiplication from leaf explants.
Other medicinal and aromatic plants commonly found in Nepal include swertia (Chiraito), Malabar nut (Asuro), jimbu, rudrachhe, cardamom, Ocimum sanctum (Tulsi), rauvolfia root (sarpagandga), Picrocarpus santalinus Linn (Ractachandan), Taxus baccata (Lothsalla), tejpat (Indian bay leaf), Butea frondasa (Amala), and Acacia calechu (Khair), and possess high commercial value.