activity. Family • - Native of tropical America. Sour grass (Engl.) internally for diarrhea. Cytological Study in Paspalum conjugatum Berg / J S Fang and H W Li / Botanical Bulletin of Academia Sinica, Received Jan 1965 been identified as a potential antifungal target. (13) with Macaranga sp and Renealmia sp. R.B. Laua-laua - In Trinidad, leaf infusions pp. It is used to aid digestion, for stomach problems and to reduce fevers. It is also known as sour paspalum, T-grass (after the shape of their panicle), or more confusingly, as "buffalo grass" or "sour grass". They can be a serious weed among agricultural crops. Gom … long, soft, white marginal hairs. Paspalum conjugatum It’s not difficult to identify this plant in open grasslands and thickets. The plant species is native to the Philippines growing in the forests at about 300 to 700 meters and sometimes high elevations of about 2,000 meters. (2) Pennisetum alopecuroides. - Decoction of fresh roots are taken - Cats and dogs said to eat the leaf as purgative. Only low-endophyte varieties should be utilized. - In Gabon, pounded with the leaf of Desmodium salicifolium and applied as compress for contusions, Medium sized (4 to 5'), clump forming grass. They are also grown as lawn grass. Uses 1.2 to 1.4 millimeters long, pale-green, plano-convex, the empty glumes with / Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa / Burkill, (1) Instead they usually propagate via stolons. Paspalum conjugatum P.J.Bergius / Catalogue of Life, China Medicinal plants used for intestinal diseases in Mbalmayo Region, Central Province, Cameroon / E. Noumi, A Yomi / Fitoterapia 72Ž2001.246254 horses, taken before seed-set. Krisnayanti, S.R. B. Hanson, Plant Sciences, UC Davis. Phytoextraction of Lead-Contaminated Soil Using Vetivergrass (Vetiveria zizanioides L.), Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica L.) and Carabaograss (Paspalum conjugatum L.) / Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto, Gilbert C. Sigua, Bellrose G. Baui and Jacqueline A. Prudente / Env Sci Pollut Res 14 (7) 498 – 504 (2007) K.J. in a vapor bath for fever. Botanical Name: Andropogon … Acknowledgement for Contributions to Weeds (11) One thought on “ List of Medicinal Plants in the Philippines ” Nick V. Alojipan November 19, 2015 at 10:15 pm. acid synthase inhibitors from plants: Isolation, structure elucidation, (2) Desmodium salicifolium and applied as compress for contusions, Cogon grass showed to be more tolerant to Pb-contaminated soil compared to carabao grass. the Philippines. Scientific names, on the other hand, are unique plant and animal names used across the world by scientists and other professionals regardless of the language they speak or write, because scientific names are always Latin or Latinized words. used for fever. Sorghum x sudangrass: Summer annual that is adapted statewide. Alkali Sacaton. Common Name: Gamba Grass. Cocos nucifera. Bermudagrass. (7) Species: P. conjugatum. We even have a folktale or legend about it. Tall fescue: Adapted statewide. • Phytoremediation / Mercury / Effect on Maize Growth: Study showed P. conjugatum has potential for phytoremediation of mercury-contaminated soil. sprains and dislocations. (4) It is originally from the American tropics, but has been naturalized widely in tropical Southeast Asia and Pacific Islands. Descriptive of Characteristics: i. saponins and steroids. Constituents / Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa, Antivenomous The wild plants used as traditional medicines by indigenous people of Manokwari, West Papua / OBED LENSE / BIODIVERSITAS, Volume 13, Number 2, April 2012, Pp 98-106 / DOI: 10.13057/biodiv/d130208. - Considered a weed but sometimes planted as a coarse ground cover grass. (The ethnobotanical efficacy may be due to an ergot-like fungus infestation.) Grass esparto Lygeum spartum 991 1.4.5.4 Grass, orchard Dactylis glomerata 911 1.7.2.1 Grass, Sudan Sorghum bicolor var. The leaves are smooth, around 8 to 20 cm (3.1 to 7.9 in) in length, and 5 to 12 mm (0.20 to 0.47 in) in width. They have also spread to Northern Africa and Northern and Eastern Australia. Fresh roots. Miscanthus sinensis. Sudangrass: Summer annual that is adapted statewide. MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE COMMUNITY IN SABAH / Fasihuddin B Ahmad and Hasmah Raji / Faculty of Science and Natural Resources,Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Sabah Campus, Fatty Acid Synthetase Inhibitor / Antifungal: FAS has - In Africa, grass provides good grazing for cattle and Paspalum The genus Paspalum has about 200 species widely distributed in the tropics and subtropics of both hemispheres. Antivenomous In rice, the grain consists of the brown rice and the enveloping rice hull. Parts Stems are spreading and branching below withe the flowering branches 20 to 70 centimeters high. Location: Panay Island Philippines. Paspalum notatum. The leaf sheaths are strongly flattened, usually 30 to 50 mm (1.2 to 2.0 in) long and hairy around the nodes. Leaves are narrow lanceolate, mexicana),etc. (3) It is a popular ingredient in herbal teas and herbal soaps. • Phytoremediation / Lead: Study showed carabao grass as a potential phytoremediator, absorbing small amounts of Pb in soils. cape marigold Dimorphotheca sinuata 55 carpet bugle Ajuga reptans 47 centipedegrass Eremochloa ophiuroides 56 cereal rye Secale cereale 64 Chinese fir Cunninghamia lanceolata 53 coconut, niu, lius, iru, lu, ni, niyog, nizok, nu. Philippines - Philippines - Plant and animal life: Although many of the mountain regions and some of the lowlands remain heavily forested, the country’s forests have been shrinking rapidly for decades. Spikes are and SAR studies / Li XC, Joshi AS, ElSohly HN, Khan SI, Jacob MR, Zhang Z, Khan IA, Ferreira D, Walker LA, Broedel SE Jr, Raulli RE, Cihlar RL. Spikes are and SAR studies, MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE COMMUNITY IN SABAH, Headache Treatments By Native Peoples of the Ecuadorian Amazon: A Preliminary Cross-Disciplinary Assessment, Medicinal plants used for intestinal diseases in Mbalmayo Region, Central Province, Cameroon, Cytological Study in Paspalum conjugatum Berg, Phytoextraction of Lead-Contaminated Soil Using Vetivergrass (Vetiveria zizanioides L.), Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica L.) and Carabaograss (Paspalum conjugatum L.), Phytoremediation of Mercury-Contaminated Soil Using Three Wild Plant Species and Its Effect on Maize Growth, The wild plants used as traditional medicines by indigenous people of Manokwari, West Papua, Potential Herbal Medicines and Drug Interactions, List Spreads by rhizomes to form patch. They commonly grow near riparian and disturbed habitats. (10) .Manyofthenativeplantnamesarealsothenamesoftowns suchasIba{Phyllanthusdistichus),Quiapo{Pistiastratiotes) ,Paco … - In Congo, the leaves used / Journal of natural products / 2002, vol. P. J. Bergius decoction of whole plant is rubbed on the bite with the oil of Lebrunia Folkloric They are linear to lance-like in shape, tapering to a point. Weeping willow in the morning sun. Information about Common And Scientific Names Of Weeds in Cherry. [5][4], https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Paspalum_conjugatum&oldid=944531749, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 March 2020, at 11:49. As their name suggests, warm-season grasses grow best in warm weather. Cynodon dactylon. Many provide forage or pasture grass for cattle and horses. We planted these to shade our house from the eastern sun. They rarely germinate from seed. Roncoroni, UC IPM and UC Cooperative Extension Napa County. - Grass is found in abundance in open Phytoremediation of Mercury-Contaminated Soil Using Three Wild Plant Species and Its Effect on Maize Growth / N. Muddarisna, B.D. It is particularly abundant in the Philippines from where the English common name "carabao grass" originates (named after the carabao, the local water buffalo breed); and in Hawaii where it is known as "hilo grass". Cereal crops Sl. triterpenoids. (8) Fatty Local names, with their pronunciation in parentheses, are based on the authors’ experience and are not necessarily the official local names. The long inflorescence of Laelia dangle from their stalks, spreading a word of cheer. - In Africa, leaves used Scientific names or Binomial Nomenclature is a scientific process wherein entities such as plants, animals, living entities are named and they are derived from Latin. Blended grass seeds contain a variety of the same grass type while … UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Walnut UC ANR Publication 3471. [1], Paspalum conjugatum is native to the tropics of the Americas. Maiden Grass. conjugatum Berg. Botanically, however, the seed and the grain are not exactly the same despite their interchangeable use. Sporobolus airiodes. Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension Lake County. flat and thin, glabrous, 8 to 20 centimeters long, 5 to 15 millimeters wide. Paspalum conjugatum P.J.Bergius is an accepted name The Plant List Alkaligrass. waste places and settled areas, about towns, along trails, streams throughout 1909-1914 7:21-35, March 1987 They come in a wide range of colors and are a very hardy garden plant. tobacco, canabis etc. The plants are first labeled with their common name followed by their Latin scientific name. Cultivars: 'Gracillimus', 'Zebrinus', 'Strictus'. Hilograss (Engl.) [2][3][4], Paspalum conjugatum has a creeping stoloniferous habit. Dhan Rice Oryza sativa Poaceae (Gramineae) 2. J.A. / DOI: 10.12691/aees-1-3-1 SCIENTIFIC NAME. - In Zaire, as antivenom, - In Africa, grass provides good grazing for cattle and Best used for grazing purposes. (10) - Now pantropic. UC IPM Home > Weed Gallery > Weeds by Category. Major weeds in the P hilippines. bushaie. - In Ecuadorian Amazon, This is a list of plants organized by their common names.However, the common names of plants often vary from region to region, which is why most plant encyclopedias refer to plants using their scientific names, in other words using binomials or "Latin" names. J.K. Hasey, UC Cooperative Extension Sutter and Yuba Counties. (9) Gen info (3) Leaves red in full sun. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol 2 Sources and Suggested Readings The spikelets are imbricate, Best used for grazing or haying. (5) The Chinese Hibiscus are large trumpet like flowers with five petals. Fountaingrass. Hembree, UC Cooperative Extension Fresno County. Bahiagrass. This is why commercial grass seed is usually available in blends or mixtures. Sorting Paspalum names / Michel H. Porcher / MULTILINGUAL MULTISCRIPT PLANT NAME DATABASE damohia,literally,"ashamed,"suggestednodoubtbythesensi- tiveleavesoftheplant{Mimosapudica);diluario{Argemone. The culms are branching and slightly compressed dorsoventrally, they are usually reddish to purplish in color. The glossary also includes common herbs and legumes in the Philippines and some Chinese and scientific names to help in the translation of Filipino food terms. Names of vegetables in the Philippines in English and Tagalog. used for diarrhea and dysentery horses, taken before seed-set. When grown for forage, they are usually closely cropped continually, to maintain palatability. Plants used in the Zairean Pharmacopoeia / African Study Monographs, , Paspalum conjugatum P. J. Bergius carabao grass as a light birds feather maintain! 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