Many species in the genus Bauhinia have been actively introduced as ornamentals in many tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Synonyms: Bauhinia kappleri, Bauhinia krugii, Abrus monandra. Common Names: Pink Bauhinia, Butterfly Flower, Pink Orchid Tree, Butterfly Bauhinia. Bauhinia monandra Kurz Synonyms. Bauhinia persiehii , Southern Science Record ser. Bauhinia, Pink; Butterfly Flower; Pink Bauhinia.
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Result of the phytochemical screening: Myanmar and tropical South America.
The older stems are covered with a smooth grey coloured bark. The MS parameters were as follows: Nutrient agar was used as the growth media for the bacteria.
Tropical tree seed manual Vauhinia [ed. Means of Movement and Dispersal Top of page B. It also grows well in completely sunny to partial shaded areas PIER, Fruit are present from summer through to spring i. Sepals fused to form a spathe about mm long. Title Leaves Caption Bauhinia monandra Napoleon’s plume ; leaves, seedpods and flowers.
The relative concentration of the isolated component is indicated by the heights of the peaks. The presence of these phytochemicals confirmed the uses of this plant in folklore medicine for the treatment of many ailments. Distribution Top of page B. Stipules pubescentabout 0.
The plates were allowed to stand uprightly for about 20 minutes before they were transferred to the thermostatically stable incubator.
School of Plant Sciences, University of Reading. Further details may be available for individual references in monandea Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.
Plant Resources of Tropical Africa http: The sepals mm long are fused into a green tube i. The preliminary phytochemical screening conducted on the crude extract and ethyl acetate fraction EFBM revealed the presence of flavonoids, tannins, steroids, terpenoids, saponin, cardiac glycoside and phenols.
Click on images to enlarge Scale bar 10mm. All other chemicals and reagent were of analytical reagent grade. The millenarian use of the leaf of this plant in folk medicine suggests that it represent an bauhimia and safe alternative to treat infectious diseases.
In EFBM, fatty acids such as 9-octadecenoic acid oleic acidhexadecanoic acid and octadecanoic acid stearic acidwith percentage concentrations [ Title Seedling Caption Bauhinia monandra Napoleon’s plume ; seedling. Invasive plant species on Niue following Cyclone Heta. Distribution Maps Top of page You can pan and zoom the map. Blue colour was taking as indication for tannins. Seeds flat, about x mm, about per pod.
In the West Indies, B. Study on the ethylacetate fraction of methanolic leaves extract of B.
Binutu OA Antibacterial activities of some leguminosae plants. The crude extract was partitioned into ethyl acetate and n-hexane layers to afford fractions with golden brown and greenish yellow colours respectively.
It is traditionally used for the treatment of diabetes [ 10 ]. Cook Islands Biodiversity Database, Version The major compound in HFBM was found to be 4-hydroxymethyl propylhexanone and its biological activity is yet to establish. Flavonoids Alkaline Reagent Test: The total percentage concentration of the fatty acids in HFBM was Please consider upgrading your browser to the latest version or installing a new browser.