The plant is harvested from the wild for local use as a food and medicine. In some areas the plant is not removed when found growing as a weed in cultivated. Dianthera flava Vahl: 5 (). Dianthera americana var. flava (Vahl) Forssk.: 9 ( ). Adhatoda flava (Vahl) Nees (). A. fasciata Nees: (). Justicia flava (Forssk.) Vahl [family ACANTHACEAE]. Herbarium. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (K). Collection. Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa. Resource.

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Display spot characters for this species. Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record View all images There are book citations related to Justicia flava Vahl Vahl. Journal of Natural Products Lloydia There are citation in web searches related to Justicia flava Vahl Vahl.

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Justicia flava Justicia adhatoda L. An infusion of the flavs is taken with egg albumen and coconut juice against palpitations of juxticia heart and leaf sap is used as an eye lotion.


Citation in scholarly articles. Justicia flava Justicia flava Vahl Vahl x – 9k – jpg www. Notes on the types of some names of Arabian Acanthaceae in the Forsskal herbarium. The plant is also considered as a good forage. Wild Flowers of Northern South Africa. Flora of tropical Africa.

In Tanzania leaf sap is taken against hookworm and to treat hydrocele, including bathing the affected parts. The composition of fresh Justicia leaves fflava g edible portion is: Food composition table for use in Africa.

National Botanical Institute, Pretoria. The petals of the 2-lipped, tubular flowers are pale to greenish with a bright yellow lower lip. Conservation Status Status None. Introduction Justicia flava is a ground cover which produces yellow flowers flaca September to May and is a good investment for a sunny spot in the garden.

Justicia flava Justicia flava is a groundcover Justicia flava Justicia flava x – 45k – jpg www.

There are 1 study abstracts related to Justicia flava Vahl Vahl. Sarangesa motozi Larval foodplant.

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It tolerates moderate frost. Lignans from Justicia flava.

Flora of southern Jusficia 30, part 3, fascicle 1. Justicia flava Other species, cultivated in Water twice a week. The leaves are lanceolate or broadly ovate egg-shapedopposite, simple, entire, and the leaf stalk is about mm long.


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It belongs to the family Acanthaceae, of about genera which includes herbs, shrubs and climbers. Justicia flava Justicia californica x 66 – 3k – thb www. View other plants in this family QR code link View other plants in this genus. Flora of West Tropical Africa.

It is able to withstand dry conditions. Justicia flava is used in traditional medicine to treat coughs. Login to add your Comment Not registered yet?

Email this to a friend Print Share on facebook Justicai this. There are 3 news article citations related justicua Justicia flava Vahl Vahl. Justicia flava Justicia flava 75 x 75 – 3k – jpg www. The insects attracts insectivorous birds and therefore add more life in the garden. Preparations are used on cuts and to treat menorrhagia, and blood in the sputum. Notes on Restio subverticellatus.

Natal Flora Publications Trust. Google QR Code Generator. Justicia flava Vahl Vahl Family: Seeds compressed globose, brown to black.