Blinkgras: 1 definition
Blinkgras means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Blinkgras in South Africa is the name of a plant defined with Rhynchelytrum repens in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Panicum teneriffae (L.f.) Spreng. var. rosea (Nees) F.M. Bailey (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Flora of Tropical Africa (1930)
· Flora (1841)
· Hooker’s Icones Plantarum (2374)
· Grasses of Ceylon (1956)
· Tentamen Florae Abyssinicae … (1850)
· The World’s Grasses (1929)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Blinkgras, for example side effects, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, extract dosage, chemical composition, health benefits, have a look at these references.
This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Full-text: Natal blinkgras.
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