Quiabo: 1 definition
Quiabo 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)
1) Quiabo in South and Central America is the name of a plant defined with Abelmoschus esculentus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Hibiscus longifolius Sessé & Moc. (among others).
2) Quiabo is also identified with Hibiscus esculentus It has the synonym Hibiscus longifolius Willd. (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Fl. Mexic., ed. 2 (1894)
· Santeria Yoruba. (1995)
· Notulae ad Plantas Asiaticas (1854)
· Species Plantarum, ed. 4 (1800)
· Ewé: the use of plants in Yoruba society. (1995)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Quiabo, for example extract dosage, health benefits, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, side effects, chemical composition, 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)
Starts with: Quiabo azedo, Quiabo rosado, Quiabo roxo.
Full-text: Quiabo rosado, Quiabo azedo, Quiabo roxo, Quiabo d'angola.
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