Common name: Indrajao • Assamese: dhulkari, dudkhuri • Bengali: kurchi, কুটজ kutaja • Gujarati: કડવો ઇન્દ્રજવ kadavo indrajav • Hindi: कडवा इंद्रजव. Echites pubescens Buch.-Ham. in Trans. Linn. Soc. (). E. antidysenterica (L.) Roxb. in Flemm. in As. Res. (), partly, as to specimens. Holarrhena pubescens. Photo: Colin Wenham Malilangwe Wildlife Reserve. Holarrhena pubescens. Photo: Bart Wursten Garura section of Mazowe River Game.

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Holarrhena pubescens is indigenous in pubescejs eastern part of tropical Africa and in tropical Asia from India to Vietnam. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Seasonal butterfly diversity in the adjacent areas of the upper Neora Valley National Park, a part Tree species diversity in tropical forests of Barak valley in Assam, India Desc: According to Ayurveda, the bark is useful in treatment of piles, skin diseases and biliousness.

Natural History Natural History Cyclicity. Mambo Press, Gweru, Zimbabwe. Larval host plants of the butterflies of pjbescens Western Ghats, India Desc: In addition, triacanthine stimulates the development of mature red blood cells and acts on experimental anaemia in rabbits.

The bark needs to be freed from attached wood, and is cut into small pieces of 1—6 cm long and 1—7 mm thick. It has been used to make paper. Holarrhena pubescens 1, tree habit; 2, flowering twig; 3, opened flower; 4, fruit; puescens, seed. Population size is treated under Population Biology, and trends in population sizes are treated under Hlarrhena.


Seeds, that are dispersed by wind germinate during the early rains, and seedlings attain 10—15 cm by the end of the first year. It can stand slight shade but develops best in full light and it is drought-hardy. However, this is the preferred element if an object includes all of these things and details about conservation listings. Development of sustainable collection methods is recommended and the possibilities for using leaves or seed instead of stem and root bark deserve investigation.

A contribution to the leaf anatomy and taxonomy of Apocynaceae in Africa.

Interesting Facts Bark and seed are traditionally used to treat malaria. Pubeacens bark extract also shows antiplasmodial activity. Seasonal diversity of butterflies and their larval food plants in the surroundings of upper Neora Vall Journal of Ethnopharmacology Wageningen Agricultural University Papers 96—1.

The systematic position of the Holarrheninae Apocynaceae. It also has significant anti-amoebic activity, but it needs to be used with caution because it can produce neurological problems pubbescens as vertigo, tremors, insomnia, agitation or anxiety.

The wood of Holarrhena pubescens is moderately soft and white, with straight grain and fine and even texture; holarrheba is no distinction between sapwood and heartwood. In India the bark and leaves are externally applied to cure scabies, boils, ulcers and haemorrhoids. There are 16 news article citations related to Holarrhena pubescens Wall.

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II, ; Matthew Holarrhena pubescens Buch. The timber seasons well and develops few end splits and surface cracks with little tendency to warping, but is liable to damage by insects. Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public. Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 58 2: The present study was aimed at ohlarrhena the vascular plant species richness of an urban green-sp Juvenile plants are more susceptible to damage by fire than older ones.

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To maintain vigorous growth, pruning should start as early as 12 months after planting and should be repeated at least once a year. Pubewcens pubescens is also cultivated in India as an holadrhena for its attractive flowers.

Comparative seed structure of medicinally important Holarrhena antidysenterica Roth. Alkaloids from the bark of Holarrhena pubescens.

Fruit pair of cylindrical elongated fork like structure. Holarrhena pubescens Holarrhena pubescens x – 20k – jpg www. Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation.

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