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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All other chemicals and reagent were of analytical reagent grade. Monxndra colour changed from violet to blue indicating the presence of steroids. Reproductive Biology Some species of Bauhinia including B.

Bauhinia monandra

Description Top of page B. South African Journal of Botany, MHA was prepared according to the manufacturer’s instruction 38 g of MHA was dissolved in 1 L of sterile distilled water. Monandta trees in park, with naturalized trees jumping the fence. Please consider upgrading your browser to the latest version or installing a new browser.

Oxidative stress is initiated by free radicals, which seek stability through electron pairing with biological macromolecules such as proteins, lipids and DNA in healthy human cells and cause protein and DNA damage along with lipid peroxidation. Extract was treated with few drops of sodium hydroxide solution.

Cotyledons thick and fleshy, venation difficult to discern but 5 veins radiate from the base of each cotyledon. The n-hexane fraction was collected. Fruit are present from summer through to spring i. While every care is monanndra to ensure the accuracy of this information, DEEDI does not invite reliance upon it, nor accept responsibility for any loss or damage caused by actions based on it.


Risk and Impact Factors Top of page Invasiveness Proved invasive outside its native range Highly adaptable to different environments Tolerates, or benefits from, cultivation, browsing pressure, mutilation, fire etc Pioneering in disturbed areas Benefits from human association i.

The funnel was shaken vigorously and allowed to stand for a few minutes. Inflorescence a terminal few-flowered raceme. Stipules hairy, narrowly triangular, about 2 mm long.

Bauhinia monandra (Napoleon’s plume)

Monandrq one, filament glabrousabout mm long. Habitat Top of page B. The uses of medicinal herbs are increasingly gaining acceptance even among the bzuhinia in the urban settlements, probably because of their effectiveness, affordability, availability, low toxicity, acceptability bsuhinia 4 ], and also to the increasing inefficiency of many modern drugs used for the control of many infections such as typhoid fever, gonorrhoea, diabetes, tuberculosis as well as increase in resistance by several bacteria to various antibiotics and increase cost of prescription drugs for the maintenance of personal health [ 5 – 7 ].

The millenarian use of the leaf of this plant in folk medicine suggests that it represents an economic and safe alternative to treat infectious diseases. The most abundant compound was found to be 4-hydroxymethylpropyl hexanone with percentage concentration, Bauhinia monandra Napoleon’s plume ; habit, flowering and seeding tree.


Title Seedpods Caption Bauhinia monandra Napoleon’s plume ; mature seedpods and leaves.

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International Legume Database and Information Service. The radical scavenging capacity was determined according to the method described by Cervato et al. Pods slightly inflatednot flat, about x Study on the ethylacetate fraction of methanolic leaves extract of B.

Holdridge and Poveda, The preliminary phytochemical screening conducted on the crude extract and ethyl acetate fraction EFBM revealed the presence of flavonoids, tannins, steroids, terpenoids, saponin, monandrs glycoside and phenols.

University of the West Indies.

Bauhinia monandra – Wikipedia

Guidelines Upcoming Special Issues. Space JC, Flynn T, Also reported to be naturalised as far south as Townsville in the North Kennedy pastoral district. The presence of these phytochemicals confirmed the uses of this plant in folklore medicine for the treatment of many ailments.

The MS parameters were as follows: Anther about mm long.

CAB International, pp. Title Leaves Caption Bauhinia monandra Napoleon’s plume ; leaves and stem.

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