The juice obtained by pressing the leaves of Bryophyllum calycinum ( Crassulaceae) exhibited histamine-blocking activity. 2. The juice contains flavonoid. Bryophyllum calycinum belongs to the family crassulaceae was widely used in traditional medicine especially in the tropical areas. The plant contained alkaloids. This is a PDF-only article. The first page of the PDF of this article appears above. PreviousNext. Back to top. Table of Contents · Download PDF · Article Alerts.

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Archived from the original on Please enter your password Forgotten your password? He also discussed his air plant at length in an essay titled Geschichte meiner botanischen Studien “History of my botanical studies”.

Bufadienolides and phenanthrene are toxic compounds. Bryophyllum pinnatum has been recorded in Trinidad and Tobago as being used as a traditional treatment for hypertension.

The “leaves” of this species are actually leaf-stem combinations called phylloclades. The nursery-book; a complete guide to the multiplication of plants Retrieved from ” https: It is a succulent, perennial plantabout bryophyl,um tall, with a fleshy calycimum stem and a reddish color for the youngest and it flowers most of the year.

At their margin, between bryopyhllum teeth, adventitious buds appear, which in development produce roots, stems and leaves. Views Read Edit View history.

An jeder Einbuchtung findet sich ein dunkler Fleck; von jedem derselben entwickelt sich sehr leicht eine Kn Recent searches: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Against headaches, Palikur rubs their forehead with a mixture of kalanchoe leaf juice with coconut oil. Page 1 of 1. Bryophyllum poisoning of cattle”.


Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability – coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work. Acta Societatis Botanicorum Poloniae. bryolhyllum

This is a fairly common trait in the subgenus Caljcinum. Bryophyllums are a section of the genus Kalanchoe, a taxon of around species of succulents native to warm and tropical climates, with bell, urn or tubular flowers. When the seedlings formed fall to the ground, they root and quickly give new plants.

Or Coloured Figures of Plants, Tafel In the French West IndiesKalanchoe pinnata, called zeb maltet, is used in local application against headaches. The leaves are remarkable for their ability to produce bulblets. Continue Cancel Send email OK. The terminal inflorescence is a paniclewith many pendent, red-orange flowers. It is in general, by escaping from the gardens that brypphyllum becomes naturalized. The eight 8 stamens 4 cm long are in two whorls, welded on the corolla.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Fischer, Jenap. Archived from the original on October 17, They are thick, fleshy, cxlycinum in shape, curved, with a crenate or serrated margin, often reddish. This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat Sell images Our Blog. For the people of the Amazon, kalanchoe has multiple uses: Hawaii’s Most Invasive Bryophullum Plants. The ovary has four carpelsslightly fused together in the center, with slender styles.


Like most succulents, this one does not support frost. Extraits de l’Herbier de l’amateur.

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Royal Society of Chemistry. At the same time, in Londonthe botanist Richard Anthony Salisbury described the same plant from a specimen received from Bengalunder the name of Bryophyllum calycinumand at the same time created the new genus Bryophyllum. It prefers a well draining ground, which prevents its roots from rotting.

In the Philippines it is known as katakataka or kataka-taka which is an adjective meaning astonishing or remarkable.

Antihistamine activity of Bryophyllum calycinum.

Retrieved 12 January New York, The Macmillan Co. Bryophllum Hyde The calyx is formed of a long tube, red at the base, veined with yellowish green or green spotted with reddish brownwith four very small triangular lobes at the end. Perrier Boiteau Kalanchoe floripendula Steud. We’ve sent an email to Please follow the instructions to reset your password.