Clerodendrum phlomidis: 2 definitions


Clerodendrum phlomidis means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

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Agriculture (Krishi) and Vrikshayurveda (study of Plant life)

Source: Shodhganga: Drumavichitrikarnam—Plant mutagenesis in ancient India

Clerodendrum phlomidis (identified with Tarkārī) is used by certain bio-organical recipes for plant mutagenesis, according to the Vṛkṣāyurveda by Sūrapāla (1000 CE): an encyclopedic work dealing with the study of trees and the principles of ancient Indian agriculture.—Accordingly, “A tree gets destroyed if it is besmeared with the salty water extract of Payasya, Terminalia arjuna and Clerodendrum phlomidis [e.g., Tarkārī] and if scratched by the bone of a hog all over the bark”.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Biology (plants and animals)

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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Latin names; Binomial nomenclature)

Clerodendrum phlomidis L.f. is the name of a plant defined in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in modern medicine, Ayurveda, and other local traditions or folk medicine. It has the following synonyms: Clerodendrum multiflorum (Burm.f.) Kuntze, nom. illeg., Clerodendrum multiflorum G. Don, Clerodendrum phlomides L.f., Clerodendrum phlomidis f. rubrum (Roxb. ex Voigt) Moldenke, Clerodendrum phlomidis f. rubrum (Roxb.) Moldenke, Clerodendrum phlomidis var. rubrum Roxb. ex Voigt, Clerodendrum phlomoides Hort. Ital. ex DC., Clerodendrum phlomoides L., Clerodendrum phlomoides L.f., Volkameria multiflora Burm.f..

References regarding Clerodendrum phlomidis L.f. for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:

· Flora Indica (1768)
· Supplementum Plantarum (1782)
· Edinb. Phil. Journ. (1824)
· Prodr. (DC.) (1836)
· Hortus Suburbanus Calcuttensis (1845)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Phytologia (1971)
· Cytologia (1983)
· Glimpses of Cytogenetics in India (1992)

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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.

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