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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Albizia adianthifolia is locally valued as a shade tree for crops, e. Its range extends from eastern South Africa to Tropical Africa. The extracts showed activities against Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Neisseria meningitidis with zone of inhibition ranging from 10 mm to 12 mm [ 53 ].

Bark grey, usually rough with shallow squares, like scales; young branches densely covered in rusty-brown hairs. The leaf essential oil showed the best activity adianthifopia time of paralysis and death at The 6-hydroxydopamine-treated rats exhibited a decrease of spontaneous alternations percentage within y-maze task and an increase of working memory errors and reference memory errors within radial arm-maze task. Travaux et Documents No 8. The Albizzia gummifera complex Kew Adianthifooia 7 4 Pages – Leave this field blank.

In cultivation albisia may be used for propagation, but wildlings are sometimes also used for planting.


Albizia adianthifolia – Flat crown albizia – Platkroon

The bark, leaves, and roots of Albizia adianthifolia are highly sought after in tropical Africa as herbal medicines. Samples of seeds are stored in Kew’s Millennium Seed Bank as an ex situ conservation measure. Flowers in semi-spherical heads, creamy-white; staminal tube greenish rarely pink or redexserted up to 2. In the Democratic Republic of Congo, leaves of A.

Albizia Adianthifolia: Botany, Medicinal Uses, Phytochemistry, and Pharmacological Properties

With its straight trunk and branches that arch upwards and outwards, forming a large, flat crown, this tree adianthifollia welcome shade during the hot summer season. The wood nails satisfactorily, and gluing and staining properties are good.

Albizia is a large genus comprising about to species that are widely distributed in tropical Africa including Madagascarcentral South America, south east Asia, and Malaysia [ 14 ]. Kirkia 10 1 Page Albizia adianthifolia — Flat crown albizia — Platkroon. Chemical structures of some compounds isolated from Adianthifolla adianthifolia that exhibited pharmacological activities.

Tropical Forestry Papers The stipules leaf-like appendages are relatively large, 7. Therefore, the aim of this study was to review the botany, medicinal uses, phytochemistry, and pharmacological properties of A. Detailed studies on the pharmacokinetics, in vivoand clinical research involving compounds isolated from A.

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Leaves bipinnate with pairs of pinnae; leaflets in pairs per pinna, oblong to almost rectangular with the arianthifolia diagonally across, rounded and lacking a “heel”dark green above, densely pubescent all over the surface beneath ; rhachis and petiole hairy with a gland at the base. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1: Sap from the fresh bark is used in Congo Brazzaville to kill filaria in the eye mucosa and is also administered for conjunctivitis, the latter apparently being a painful treatment.


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Seeds should be collected from pods that are still attached to the tree to reduce damage by bruchids seed boring beetles and should be dried adianthhifolia after collection. Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Stuttgart, Germany. The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa, edn 2.

In addition to this, several studies have demonstrated the efficacy and importance of medicinal plants in the development of new pharmaceutical drugs and health products [ 3940 ]. A cold extract from the roots adianthifoliia is applied to inflamed eyes.

Seeds should be collected from pods still attached to the tree to reduce damage by insects, and they should be dried immediately after collection.

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