By Djamin A. Akimaliev, David E. Zaurov (auth.), Sasha W. Eisenman, David E. Zaurov, Lena Struwe (eds.)
This exact publication is a collaborative attempt among researchers at Rutgers collage and co-workers from quite a few associations in Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan. will probably be the 1st booklet to record greater than two hundred of crucial medicinal crops of critical Asia, many whose medicinal makes use of and actions are being defined in English for the 1st time. the vast majority of the crops defined develop wild in vital Asia with a few being endemic, whereas different species were brought to valuable Asia yet are usual in nearby plant established drugs. The e-book includes 4 introductory chapters. the 1st and moment chapters conceal the geography, weather and plants of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, respectively. The 3rd bankruptcy offers a quick background of medicinal plant use and technological know-how in principal Asia and the fourth bankruptcy includes normal information regarding phytochemistry. The 5th bankruptcy includes the majority of the publication and covers 208 medicinal plant species. approximately all species have a number of top of the range, colour images. 3 necessary appendices were integrated. the 1st is a word list of botanical and ecological phrases, the second one is a word list of chemistry phrases and the 3rd is a word list of clinical phrases. in the course of the coaching of this manuscript we came across there to be a deficiency in caliber reference assets for the interpretation of a few of the technical phrases linked to the various branches of technology coated during this publication. with a purpose to make our task more straightforward we compiled glossaries over the process getting ready the manuscript and feature integrated them feeling that they're going to be an incredibly helpful source for readers.
Read or Download Medicinal Plants of Central Asia: Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan PDF
Similar plants books
From this contemporary and profusely illustrated publication, the reader will examine not only the fundamentals, that are amply reviewed, but additionally how plant anatomy is built-in with a wide selection of alternative disciplines, equivalent to plant breeding, forensic research, medication, nutrients technology, wooden and fiber items, and the humanities.
This publication experiences the biology of bryophytes and lichens within the polar tundra, the place those crops may well shape a dominant component to the plants. It considers edition to critical environments by way of progress shape, body structure and copy. The function of bryophytes and lichens is mentioned in plants methods equivalent to colonisation and succession, and in strength circulate, nutrient biking and different useful elements of polar ecosystems, either common and as transformed by way of guy, the diversity of microclimates event via polar cryptograms is defined utilizing an power finances technique, and the environmental relationships of CO2 trade, tension resistance, development and different physiological responses are mentioned by contrast heritage.
During this quantity, 24 flowering plant households comprising a complete of 911 genera are handled. They signify the asterid order Lamiales aside from Acanthaceae (including Avicenniaceae), in an effort to be incorporated in a later quantity. even supposing many of the constituent households of the order were well-known as being heavily similar some time past, the inclusion of the households Byblidaceae, Carlemanniaceae and Plocospermataceae is the outcome commonly of contemporary molecular systematic study.
Laying off of Plant components makes a speciality of the anatomical, physiological, and ecological positive aspects of laying off of vegetative and reproductive components of crops. This e-book encompasses either usual and brought on laying off. geared up into 12 chapters, this ebook first outlines the level of laying off of plant cells, tissues, and organs and summarizes the organic and fiscal implications of such laying off.
- The Tree: A Natural History of What Trees Are, How They Live, and Why They Matter
- Fungi White
- Insectivorous Plants chapter from Outlines of Lessons in Botany
- Natural Product Biosynthesis by Microorganisms and Plants, Part C
- Vascular Plants as Epiphytes: Evolution and Ecophysiology
- The metamorphosis of plants
Additional info for Medicinal Plants of Central Asia: Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan
Phenology: Flowers in May-June, fruits in July-August. Reproduction: By seeds. Distribution: Farg’ona, Toshkent, Samarqand, Navoiy, Qashqadaryo, and Surxondaryo provinces of Uzbekistan; Chuy, Talas, Osh and Jalal-Abad provinces of Kyrgyzstan. Habitat: The adyr and tau zones. Stony slopes in the mountain-steppe belt and lower belt of juniper stands. Population status: Common. Traditional use: A decoction of the fruits is drunk to remove kidney and bladder stones. The seeds, taken internally, are recommended to treat hernias in children and are smoked to treat syphilis (Khalmatov 1964).
63 % total alkaloids (Khalmatov 1964). Talatizamine, talatizine, talatizidine, isotalatizine, condelphine, and others compounds were isolated from the total alkaloids (Yunusov et al. 1954; Yunusov 1981; Nishanov et al. 1991; Yue et al. 1994). E. Zaurov et al. ) DC. A. , Centaurea repens L. English name: Russian knapweed Russian name: Гopчaк пoлзучий (Gorchak polzuchiy) Uzbek name: Kakra Kyrgyz name: Coйлooчу кeкиpe (Soyloochu kekire) Description: Herbaceous rhizomatous, perennial. Stems 20–60 cm tall, straight, arachnoid-hairy, with sessile glands.
Hedysarum pseudalhagi M. Bieb. English name: Camel’s thorn Russian name: Янтaк лoжный, Bepблюжья кoлючкa лoжнaя (Yantak lozhnyy, Verblyuzh’ya kolyuchka lozhnaya) Uzbek name: Yontok Kyrgyz name: Жaнтaк (Zhantak) Description: Herbaceous perennial with a deep root system. Stems green, 50–120 cm tall, much branched, with upward curving thorns. Leaves alternate, simple, obovate, 7–20 mm long, margins entire, apex rounded. Inflorescences axillary racemes with 3–8 flowers; inflorescence rachis ending with a spine.