Leptadenia pyrotechnica is a shrub found in desert areas belonging to the family Asclepiadaceae. It is an important medicinal plant and all. Leptadenia pyrotechnica in the Botanic Library. Desert Vegetation of Israel and Sinai ยท Desert Vegetation of Israel and Sinai. Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Hindi: [khai) is the botanical name of a desert herb of the Being highly brought-resistant, leptadenia pyrotechnica has played an.

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Its roots are good soil binder that fixes the sand dunes due to elongated and extensive root system Qureshi et al. The experiment on the somatic embryogenesis was devised by Sadeq et al. Preliminary phytochemical screening of roots and aerial parts of Leptadenia pyrotechnica Pak. For this purpose water, ethyl acetate and n- butanol leptsdenia of aerial parts of L. Wound healing activity of L.

Trees and shrubs of the Sahel: The useful plants of west tropical Africa. They performed cardiac role in the traditional medicinal systems. A, Abido M, Abahussain A. People use the native plants to fulfill lepatdenia basic needs. Plant conservation and management Due to the highly medicinal value and rapid usage of the L.

They identified these phytochemicals including 18 aromatic hydrocarbons 5-phenyl-undecane and leptademia as major element. The results showed the successful gene transformation that could be used for the insertion of desired genes in L.


Rekha K Kumar, Singh M. These plants possess numerous phytochemicals that play an important role as active constituents.

Anti- inflammatory and antioxidant potential of L. Fabry W, Okemo P. While in Senegal, it is used for infant children as laxative and also used for muscle and kidney pain. The paracetamol affected rats showed the symptoms of liver necrosis, reduced hepatocytes, cytoplasm vaculation and compression of sinusoids. Leptadenia pyrotechnica seed oil: K, Kumar K, editors. Antibacterial activity of East African Medicinal Plants. Protection of Indian traditional knowledge.

Ethnobotany of Rohri Hill, Sindh, Pakistan. Phytochemistry, pharmacology and traditional uses of Leptadenia pyrotechnica An important medicinal plant. It is also growing in northern dry sandy Sahel and in the western India Burkill, ; McLaughlin, Based on its physical and chemical properties, khip fiber can be used in pulp, cellulosic and paper industry as raw material. Anthelmintic activity The anthelmintic activity of methanolic extract of L.

S, Kausar F, Malik A. The free radical activity of root and aerials parts of the plant was carried out by Munazir et al. Hypolipidemic and Antiatherosclerotic effect of Leptadenia pyrotechnica extract in Cholesterol fed Rabbits.

Ethnobotany of Qadan Wari of Nara desert. Morphology Leptadenia pyrotechnica Fig. Antioxidant, antimicrobial and cytotoxic activities of selected medicinal plants from Yemen. Their Characteristics and Uses.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica (Forssk.) Decne. | Flora of Israel Online

A triterpenoid from Lepetadeniapyrotechnica. Watery juice of this plant is used against ringworm. For this purpose, gus and gfp proteins were transferred by agrobacterium mediated transformation.


Al Fatimi et al. Alkaloids from aerial parts and alcoholic extracts were used in Medicinal plants are indigenously used for different purposes throughout the globe.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica

Stem of Khip plant is the source of bast pyotechnica. In Pakistan, it is present in the sandy deserts of Punjab, Sindh and Baluchistan.

Eight polar and non-polar solvents hexane, acetone, butanol, ethanol, methanol, ethyl acetate, water and chloroform were used.

Qualitative and quantitative phytochemical screening from root and aerial parts of L. Pharmacology Antifungal Activity Rekha et al. Flowering plant Photograph by: To remedy the skin diseases and diabetes, plant sap was applied Parveen et al. Root extract showed better results as compared to the fruit extract.

Leptadenia pyrotechnica – Useful Tropical Plants

Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of leptadneia uses without any details of how to utilize the plants.

Phytogeographical Distribution Leptadania pyrotechnica Forssk. The transgenic plants were evaluated by polymerase chain reaction PCR and southern blotting.

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