The plant has a long history of medicinal use and is also the source of an essential oil. It is often harvested from the wild, whilst it is also grown in gardens and. Blumea appendiculata DC. Synonym. Blumea balsamifera var. balsamifera. Synonym. Blumea balsamifera var. microcephala Kitam. Synonym. Blumea grandis. PDF | Leaves of Blumea balsamifera (Lin.) DC. are used in traditional Thai and Chinese medicine for the treatment of septic wounds and other infections.
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These are classified as shrubs or subshrubs. Can include ecosystem services.
The capitula is 6—7mm, it spreads pyramidal panicles and is pedunculate. It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. Describes biorhythms – those states or balsajifera characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons.
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This plant flowers throughout the year. Send a request for permission. The branches are cylindrical, densely lanate with yellowish white hairs. Document specific search options Title.
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Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. The refined camphor ‘ngai p’ien’ is considered of higher quality than camphor from Cinnamomum blu,ea, but is not rated as highly as that from Dryobalanops spp. Montealegre a and Rizalinda L. Camphor is an important component of the oil, but its content may vary strongly. The phyllaries in three or four series, the outer ones are smaller and overall they are densely lanate on the outer surface, they are lanceolate to oblong in shape and 1—3mm in size or linear in shape measuring 5—6mm in size.
Villegas, “Business and Society: The genus Blumea is found in the tropical and sub-tropical zones of Asiaespecially the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia.
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This explains the therapeutic benefits of consuming Blumea balsamifera tea nalsamifera stone formers would form smaller stones that are easier to eliminate by urination. General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. In most of the Balsamiferx, B. Checklists specific search options Observed during.
Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3. Overview Overview Diagnostic Diagnostic Keys. Remember me Forgot password? The central florets are tubular, yellow and 6—7 mm in size.
Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. Softly hairy, half balswmifera, strongly aromatic shrub, meters m high. Loose yellow flower head scattered along much-branched leafy panicles.
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Dry fields, balwamifera, grasslands, mountain slopes, riverbanks; below m. A large but short lived aromatic undershrub, very gregarious in open or jhum areas; branches and bumea are silky tomentose. Archived from the original on Poultices of the pounded leaves are applied to treat haemorrhoids, and an alcoholic maceration serves as a liniment for rheumatism.
The plant is carminative, diaphoretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, mild stimulant, stomachic, sudorific and vermifuge. Induction time decreased with increasing concentration of Blumea balsamifera tea. In addition, it is used in traditional Chinese medicine in Malay folk medicine, and in Indian Ayurvedic medicine. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative.