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Jatropha

Jatropha

a genus of plants of the family Euphorbiaceae; a poisonous plant found in eastern Africa and the west indies.

Origin: g. Iatros, physician, _ trophe, nourishment


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Jatropha in cotton

Why Jatropha in Cotton fields and Marigold in Mirchi(Capsicum annuum) cultivated?

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by kumar985
Wed Dec 25, 2013 3:57 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Jatropha in cotton
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Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica

... at hydrodistillation http://domin.dom.edu/faculty/jbfriesen/chem254lab/03_Essential.pdf It's fairly simle and has been aroubd for a long time. Why Jatropha podagrica? Please try to compare efficacy in context - broth mic/mbc and, worse, zone of inhiibition are pretty useless. If the application ...

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by JorgeLobo
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:06 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica
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Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica

I would like to do a research about the antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica. I have read some article regarding this plant. In the studies they used chloroform and methanol extracts. Are there other ways in which I can extract the "chemicals" ...

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by biomeeh
Fri Mar 23, 2012 4:11 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica
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Looks like a jatropha podagrica, or Buddha Belly plant. It's a caudiciform, which is a plant that has a swollen base to store water and nutrients. Hope this helps! :) thank you so much :) it helped me a lot :D

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by biomeeh
Mon Apr 18, 2011 3:23 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: help i.d this plant
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help i.d this plant

Looks like a jatropha podagrica, or Buddha Belly plant. It's a caudiciform, which is a plant that has a swollen base to store water and nutrients. Hope this helps! :)

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by walela12
Sun Apr 17, 2011 5:48 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: help i.d this plant
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