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Gummy gardenia is a small tree which grows up to 3 meters. Gardenia is a genus of about species of flowering plants. They are evergreen. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species ยท IUCN taxon ID. retrieved. 10 August Commons category. Gardenia gummifera. 0 references. Nadi hingu- Gardenia gummifera is a herb mentioned in the ayurvedic pharmacopoeia for the treatment of fever, indigestion, wounds, skin.

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Supposed to be endemic to India. They are evergreen shrubs and small trees growing to m tall. Related observations Show all.

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The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. The gum is taken from the tip and chewed to make it pliable after which it is stuck to the forehead as a cure for headache. Gardenia is a genus of about species of flowering plants. Leaves simple, opposite, decussate; stipules intrapetiolar, connate; petiole mm, stout, glabrous; lamina x 1.

General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat. If the taxon is in the ecological state of being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation or other defined zone, or habitat type, and found only there; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.


In another thread threads may be even I have written about how none of the Quis quallis nor the thumbergia grandiflora seem to want to set fruit in Kolkata and its surroundings Westwards at the foot of the Ghats on the Malabar coast.

Field Guide Red Listed Med. Remember me Forgot password? The botanical exploration of Gingee hills, Tamil Nadu, India resulted in collection of three specie Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses.

Gardenia gummifera – Gummy Gardenia

Gardenia gummifera – indiantreepix Google Groups. Gardenia – Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Gardenia gummifera – Gummy Gardenia.

The flowers are solitary or in small clusters, white or pale yellow, with a tubular-based corolla with lobes ‘petals’ from cm diameter.

The resin is heated in oil, gummjfera vapour is inhaled to cure running nose. Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation.

Natural History Natural History Cyclicity. The yellowish resin is used in ayurvedic medicinal preparations. Indian Endemicity Geographic Gummifwra. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e.

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The leaves are opposite or in whorls of three or four, cm long and cm broad, dark green and glossy with a leathery texture. Name of the species: Observation specific search options Observed during.


Books on Indian Flora. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Leaves dark green, shining. Technology Biodiversity in India. May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants.

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The plant is also resistant to fire as i found a very good population of this species flowering imediate after the forest fire where i found Soymida febrifuga. Thiruvananthapuram District harbours more than 1, medicinal plants of which plants are hosts However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. Role of eFI in Sc. The gum falls off when the headache is cured.

The resin has antiseptic property. Flower Solitary or in lax cymes; white. User Group specific search options Title. Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons.

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