General Information. Albizia adianthifolia is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree with a flat-topped, spreading crown; it can grow 4 – 30 metres tall[. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe River, at edge of golf course, Aberfoyle Lodge. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe . Abstract. The bark, leaves, and roots of Albizia adianthifolia are highly sought after in tropical Africa as herbal medicines. Therefore, the aim of.

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All extracts showed activities with IC 50 values ranging from Approximately 35 species are found in continental Africa and about 30 in Madagascar. There are no known conservation measures specifically for flat-crown albizia, but it occurs in many protected areas. Albizia adianthifolia Prelude Medicinal Plants Database x – 43k – jpg www. The genus is named in honour of Filippo degli Albizzi, an Italian naturalist, who brought seeds from Constantinople to Florence.

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View at Google Scholar J. Petals are white or greenish white and joined for at least two thirds of their length. Phytochemical compounds identified from Albizia adianthifolia. Table of Contents Alerts.

Afrikanische Arzneipflanzen und Jagdgifte. Albizia adianthifoliaa branch showing leaves and flowers photo: Pod dehiscent, pale brown, oblong, not glossy, densely and persistently pubescent. Albizia adianthifolia is often used for firewood and making charcoal.

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The increased activities of superoxide dismutase, glutathione peroxidase, catalase, and glutathione level and the decreased levels of protein carbonyl and malondialdehyde induced by administration adianthifolis the aqueous extract of A.

Retrieved from ” https: Volume 3, part 1. Publications included in this study were published between andincluding 60 articles published in international journals, books 13conference, working papers and other scientific publications eightbook chapters threedissertation, and website one each.


It is also suitable for light flooring, joinery, interior trim, furniture, cabinet work, boat building, vehicle bodies, toys and novelties, tool handles, baseball bats, boxes, crates, hardboard and particle board.

By Edeth Mukaro T The heartwood is only moderately durable, being susceptible to wood borer, marine borer and termite attacks.

They usually flower at the end of the dry season, just after or with the emergence of new leaves. It is within this context that the current study was carried out aimed at reviewing the botany, medicinal uses, adiantihfolia, and pharmacological properties of A.

There are 20 citations in Afrirefs related to Albizia adianthifolia Schumach. Research by Akande et al. A revised version of Nigerian treesby R. A list of Rhodesian Legumes. View at Google Scholar Adianhtifolia.

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Click on “show more” to view them. Productivity of some browse plants on acid soils of southeastern Nigeria. The species is a member of Albizia Durazz. Kirkia 19 1 Page Sandy, Loam Flowering season: Sexually transmitted infections are treated with multitherapeutic applications involving A.

Mimosoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3 1 Pages – The wood dust may cause irritation to nose and throat. Ethanol bark extracts were active against all tested bacteria with minimum inhibitory concentration MIC values ranging from 3. albizis

Administration of the extract resulted in anxiolytic adianthifllia antidepressant-like effects which included a decrease of the exploratory activities, the percentage of the time spent, and the number of entries in the open arm within elevated plus-maze tests and decrease of swimming time and increase of immobility time within forced swimming test [ 79 ]. The long staminal tubes suggest that it is pollinated by butterflies or moths.

The specific epithet refers to the resemblance of the leaves, folia, to the maidenhair fern, genus Adiantum. Albizia adianthifolia flat-crown albizia Photo: An emetic prepared from the bark is used to treat skin diseases and bronchitis. Red data list status: Major diseases and ailments recorded in at least two countries include diabetes, eye problems, gastrointestinal problems, haemorrhoids, headache, neurodegenerative disorders, purgative, reproductive problems in women, respiratory problems, wounds and pain, skin diseases, sexually transmitted infections, and ethnoveterinary medicine Figure 3.


In general it is not a preferred timber tree because of its often short and crooked bole, but where it occurs in closed forest its bole may be longer and more straight, and may be harvested indiscriminately from other Albizia spp.

The shape of the striking Albizia adianthifolia, indigenous to South Africa, typically calls to mind an African landscape. Effects of drought on the interactions between Rhizobium and Albizia adianthifolia. Inflorescences Peduncles clothed as the young branchlets; bracteoles variably persistent, linear-spathulate to oblanceolate, 5—8 mm.

Albizia adianthifolia has a remarkably wide ecological adaptation, occurring in high-rainfall forests as well as seasonally dry forests and even in wooded savanna.

Field guide to the forest trees of Ghana.

Krauss family Euphorbiaceaeother three plant species sold as herbal medicines in the informal herbal medicine markets in South Africa. What code is in the image?

Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Albizia adianthifolia

Its range extends from eastern South Africa to Tropical Africa. The stipules leaf-like appendages are relatively large, 7. The DPPH method showed total antioxidant adiianthifolia of However, the results of screening trials were quite variable, from disappointing due to slow initial growth in Tanzania and Zambia, to very good locally in Ghana. The Leguminosae of Madagascar: