The fiber content in seedpods and mucilage substance in abelmoschus moschatus ambrette helps reducing habit of constipation. It is a segregate of hibiscus, of which it was historically often treated as a section. Leaves are alternate, rough, hairy and heartshaped. Oct 26, 2016 media in category abelmoschus moschatus the following 20 files are in this category, out of 20 total. Improved cultivation practices for muskdana abelmoschus moschatus. Pdf muskdana is an aromatic as well as medicinal plant belongs to malvaceae family and seed of this plant are the. Abelmoschus moschatus is a perennial species comprising two recognised subspecies. Abelmoschus manihot herb uses, benefits, cures, side. Abelmoschus manihot herb uses, benefits, cures, side effects. A tender herbaceous perennial from southern asia that is most. Liu, thingfong tzeng, shorongshii liou feb, 2010, abelmoschus moschatus malvaceae, an aromatic plant, suitable for medical or food uses to improve insulin sensitivity, phytotherapy research. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. It is a compact tender perennial that typically grows in a bushy clump to 1. Het epitheton moschatus is afkomstig uit het latijn en betekent muskus.
An excellent, if rather terse, guide to the traditional medicinal uses of the plants of the region. Abelmoschus moschatus scientific classification kingdom. Abelmoschus moschatus malvaceae is an aromatic and medicinal plant, distributed in many parts of asia, including south taiwan. Contact us 128 raleigh street holly springs, nc 27540 phone.
Pdf in vitro antioxidant activity of abelmoschus moschatus. Hairy foliage and pretty, colorful hibiscuslike flowers make the musk mallow a favorite warm season garden accent. Abelmoschus definition of abelmoschus by merriamwebster. Abelmoschus moschatus abmmooverview eppo global database. Musk okra native hibiscus abelmoschus moschatus seeds fair. Abelmoschus moschatus ambrette is nutritious and healthy wild vegetable. Seventy compounds were detected in the headspace of the seeds of a. Abelmoschus malvaceae is a genus composed by about 15 species of flowering plants, among which abelmoschus esculentus and abelmoschus moschatus.
Sunset hibiscus abelmoschus manihot west african okra abelmoschus manihot subsp. Abelmoschus esculentus okra and abelmoschus caillei west african okra are grown for their fruits used as vegetables, abelmoschus manihot aibika as a leaf vegetable, and abelmoschus moschatus ambrette, musk mallow for its seeds. Abelmoschus noun the noun abelmoschus has 1 sense 1. The genus abelmoschus has six species distributed in the south and south east asia and in north australia. Ambrette seeds come from a tropical hibiscus the seeds contain an oil with a fatty. Abelmoschus species, musk mallow, musk okra, ornamental. Abelmoschus moschatus musk mallow,musk okra pfaf plant database. Genus abelmoschus 1abmg species abelmoschus moschatus abmmo. Abelmoschus is a genus of annual, biennial or perennial malvaceous herbs placed in subfamily malvoideae and tribe hibisceae of the angiosperm family malvaceae sensu apg. Valued as an ornamental plant, due to its colorful and attractive flowers. Abelmoschus moschatus musk mallow from garden center marketing.
Seeds production and analysis of the volatile compounds. Abelmoschus moschatus synonyms, abelmoschus moschatus. It is a delightful, soft, herbaceous trailing plant to. Abelmoschus moschatus abelmosk, ambrette seeds, annual hibiscus, bamia moschata, galu gasturi, muskdana, musk mallow, musk okra, musk seeds, ornamental okra, rose mallow seeds, tropical jewel hibiscus, yorka okra. Apr 16, 2015 abelmoschus moschatus ambrette is nutritious and healthy wild vegetable. Sun mar 25 good descriptions of the plants with terse notes on their uses. Abelmoschus moschatus is a fairly longlived perennial, often grown as an annual in colder regions. Abelmoschus moschatus musk mallow from garden center.
An oil obtained from the seed contains calyx bilabiate or 3lobed, split down one side, hairy. Hibiscus moschatus definition of hibiscus moschatus by. Abelmoschus moschatus malvaceae, an aromatic plant. This species is regarded as a weed outside its natural habitats. Its known as the musk mallow for its scented seedsseedoils. General information about abelmoschus moschatus abmmo. Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles.
Abelmoschus moschatus, abelmosk, hibiscus moschatus, musk mallow bushy herb of tropical asia grown for its yellow or pink to. Uses, benefits, cures, side effects, nutrients in abelmoschus manihot. Perfect as a ground cover, it stays sprawling at ankle high in hard conditions and dry, poor soils. Abelmoschus moschatus abelmosk, ambrette seeds, annual hibiscus, bamia moschata, galu gasturi, muskdana, musk mallow, musk okra, musk seeds, ornamental okra, rose. Oct 26, 2016 this page was last edited on 26 october 2016, at 09. Abelmoschus moschatus, hibiscus abelmoschus, musk mallow.
Abelmoschus moschatus is an aromatic and medicinal plant that has been widely introduced across tropical, subtropical and temperate regions of the world. Abelmoschus definition of abelmoschus by the free dictionary. Ambrette seeds, hibiscus abelmoschus, musk mallow, musk okra, ornamental okra, annual hibiscus, yorka okra, galu gasturi, bamia moschata part used. It was formerly included within hibiscus, but is now classified as a distinct genus. Abelmoschus definition is a genus of tropical coarse herbs family malvaceae having large lobed leaves, a spathelike calyx, and often yellow flowers. How abelmoschus manihot is effective for various diseases is listed in repertory format. Abelmoschus moschatus is an herbaceous trailing plant that grows to 2m in diameter with soft, hairy stems. Media in category abelmoschus moschatus the following 20 files are in this category, out of 20 total. Furthermore, the volatiles emitted by the mature seeds were sampled by mean of spme.
Abelmoschus is a genus of about fifteen species of flowering plants in the mallow family, malvaceae, native to tropical africa, asia and northern australia. Abelmoschus manihot very similar to okra, but with a very hairy, prickly pod is possibly edible when young and green, but i wouldnt recommend eating it whole like okra. Musk okra native hibiscus abelmoschus moschatus seeds. Hibiscus moschatus bushy herb of tropical asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus abelmoschus moschatus. Molecular systematics of abelmoschus malvaceae and genetic diversity within the cultivated species of this genus based on nuclear its and chloroplast rpl16.
A taxonomic species within the family malvaceae the abelmosk and others. Pdf abelmoschus moschatus is a perennial plant of the tropics and subtropics which is cultivated in the tropical regions of asia, africa and south. Pdf improved cultivation practices for muskdana abelmoschus. Abelmoschus species, musk mallow, musk okra, ornamental okra. Leaves extremely variable in shape and size, in outline mostly orbicular to transversally elliptic, at base usually cordate, not. Abelmoschus moschatus hibiscus abelmoschus and ambrette. General information about abelmoschus moschatus abmmo himalayas, india, sri lanka, bangladesh, china including taiwan, indochina, malesia. An excellent, if rather terse, guide to the traditional medicinal uses of the plants of the region an emulsion made from the seed is antispasmodic and is especially effective in the digestive system. Orixinalmente foi clasificada como parte del xeneru hibiscus, pero agora clasificar nel xeneru abelmoschus.
The tuberous roots of the subspecies abelmoschus moschatus tuberosus span. Abelmoschus moschatus, hibiscus abelmoschus family. Oil obtained from seeds possesses a musklike odour that is used in the perfume industry. It has repeatedly escaped from cultivation to become naturalized, primarily in cultivated, ruderal and seminatural areas. Abelmoschus moschatus ambrette latakasturi benefits. Abelmoschus moschatus is an aromatic and medicinal plant in the family malvaceae native to. Easily grown in a rich welldrained soil in a sunny position. Hibiscus moschatus synonyms, hibiscus moschatus pronunciation, hibiscus moschatus translation, english dictionary definition of hibiscus moschatus. List of various diseases cured by abelmoschus manihot. Abelmoschus synonyms, abelmoschus pronunciation, abelmoschus translation, english dictionary definition of abelmoschus. It is in flower from july to september, and the seeds ripen from august to october. Malvaceae info home abelmoschus gallery synonymy of abelmoschus introduction. Synonyms for abelmoschus moschatus in free thesaurus.
Molfetta i1, ceccarini l, macchia m, flamini g, cioni pl. Gets up to about knee high in rick moist loamy soils. Abelmoschus moschatus ambrette latakasturi benefits and uses. Liu, thingfong tzeng, shorongshii liou feb, 2010,abelmoschus moschatus malvaceae, an aromatic plant, suitable for medical or food uses to improve insulin sensitivity, phytotherapy research. The leaves are alternate, rough, hairy, heartshaped or 35 lobed with serrated margins. Abelmoschus moschatus musk mallow,musk okra pfaf plant. Morphological and anatomical studies of the medicinal seeds of abelmoschus moschatus medik. Abelmoschus moschatus is a perennial growing to 2 m 6ft by 1 m 3ft 3in at a fast rate. Abelmoschus moschatus, commonly called musk mallow, is native to tropical asia. Species plants feature hibiscuslike yellow flowers to 23 wide with purplish centers. Abelmoschus genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers genus abelmoschus dilleniid dicot genus genus of. Official label printer friendly view all sections close all sections.
The present study was undertaken to clarify whether the herb is effective in improving insulin resistance. Names of abelmoschus manihot in various languages of the world are also given. Abelmoschus moschatus is a perennial abwlmoschus or 2 m tall shrub that occurs across coastal areas of northern australia and along the east coast to south stradbroke island. Abelmoschus moschatus abelmosk, ambrette, annual hibiscus, bamia moschata, galu gasturi, muskdana, musk mallow, musk okra, ornamental okra, rose mallow, tropical jewel hibiscus, yorka okra is an aromatic and medicinal plant in the family malvaceae native to asia and australia. Dailymed abelmoschus abelmoschus moschatus seed liquid. Abelmoschus moschatus is a perennial herb or 2 m tall shrub that occurs across coastal areas of northern australia and along the east coast to south stradbroke island. Potential applications of abelmoschus moschatus polysaccharide as colon release tabletsrheology and gamma scintigraphic study.
Musk mallow abelmoschus moschatus abelmoschus moschatus subsp. This page was last edited on 26 october 2016, at 09. The leaves are 1040 cm long and broad, palmately lobed with 37 lobes. The plants database includes the following 3 species of abelmoschus. Okra abelmoschus esculentus is an economically important vegetable crop grown in tropical and subtropical parts of the world. This weakly trailing or sometimes partially erect plant is usually found amongst grasses often on hillsides. Fruits of abelmoschus esculentus are cylindrical to pyramidal, whereas fruits of abelmoschus caillei are ovoid. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. Stems solid, rarely fistular, as the petioles and pedicels, and both surfaces of the leaves mostly hispid by simple hairs, usually also with minute stellate hairs, rarely glabrous. The species is hermaphrodite has both male and female organs and is pollinated by insects. The two okra species can be quite reliably but not with absolute certainty recognized on the basis of fruit form.
It also lowers cholesterol and prevents atherosclerosis. Pdf nutritional quality and health benefits of okra. It was formerly included within hibiscus, but is now classified as a distinct genus the genus comprises annual and perennial herbaceous plants, growing to 2 m tall. A downloadable pdf document of a book in prepublication awaiting illustration.147 1232 1390 578 1649 542 132 1575 869 131 1525 1298 1542 717 240 1034 1523 813 1359 92 1099 780 841 117 92 914 1493 714 950 1529 208 979 792 677 725 149 385 675 192 177 779