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General Information. Albizia adianthifolia is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree with a flat-topped, spreading crown; it can grow 4 – 30 metres tall[. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe River, at edge of golf course, Aberfoyle Lodge. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe . Abstract. The bark, leaves, and roots of Albizia adianthifolia are highly sought after in tropical Africa as herbal medicines. Therefore, the aim of.

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A bark infusion or decoction is administered to treat scabies and other skin complaints, and to treat fever. Albizia adianthifolia Aluka – Albizia adianthifolia Oleanane-type triterpene saponins were isolated from ethanolic extracts of Albizia adianthifolia roots.

The silver nanoparticles of A. Albizia adianthifolia has a flattened crown, with large, spreading albiziz, young branches densely yellowish or reddish pubescent. Uses Albizia adianthifolia is often used for firewood and making charcoal. The seedlings can either be transplanted into black nursery bags when they have two leaves, or directly into the ground.

The Millennium Seed Bank Partnership aims to save plant life worldwide, focusing on plants under threat and those of most use in the future. Elephants browse the adianthifoila of these trees and Blue Duiker favour the leaves and seedpods as food. It dries slowly, but generally with little degrade. A root infusion is applied to treat eye complaints, and powdered roots are administered to women in labour or with irregular menstruation. Durand Villiers [ 19adianthidolia ], and no attempt has been made to provide infraspecific circumscription and geographical distribution of the two varieties.


The Leguminosae of Madagascar. The bark is poisonous but is used medicinally by the Zulu of South Africa who also sometimes make a love charm from the plant. View at Google Scholar J.

They can qlbizia stored for up to 3 months if ash is added to reduce insect damage. The meaning of the botanical names of trees.

Albizia adianthifolia (Schumach.) | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science

Balkema, Cape Town, South Africa, A revised version of Nigerian treesby R. DurandAlbizia ealaensis De Wild. The time of paralysis and death of Eudrilus eugeniae worms decreased as concentration was increased. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Trees of Sierra Leone. Seeds can be adianthifolua for up to 3 months if ash is added to reduce insect damage.

Albizia adianthifolia Albizia adianthifolia x – 4k – jpg medias. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The feathery foliage forms a flat, spreading layer at the top of the tree adianthigolia the leaves grow on the ends of branchlets and twigs.

It usually grows in evergreen forest, deciduous woodland, wooded grassland, secondary vegetation, remnant miombo woodland among cultivated addianthifolia and along the banks of streams. It is also valued for the shade and shelter it provides in tea and cacao plantations and because of its handsome shape, it is a most adored ornamental species. This species is particularly fond of tropical environments and is especially prevalent in the more moist areas albizoa eastern parts of South Africa and northern Limpopo.

Albizia adianthifolia wood in transverse section. Phytochemical compounds identified from the species include apocarotenoids, chalcone, dipeptide, elliptosides, essential oils, fatty acids, flavonoids, histamine, imidazolyl carboxylic acid, prosapogenins, steroids, triterpene saponins, and triterpenoids.


Albizia adianthifolia (Schumach.)

Albizia adianthifolia is an important and widely used medicinal plant, and more research is desirable on its active compounds, some of which have already shown interesting pharmacological activities. Freshly harvested logs float adianthifola water and can be transported by river.

The flat-crown albizia usually occurs in moist and tropical areas such as forests as well as areas that are transitional to woodland.

Corolla Corolla 6—11 mm. A sauce is said to be made from the seeds for use adisnthifolia food. The gum from the bark is sometimes used in local cosmetics. The wood of Albizia gummifera J.

Albizia adianthifolia – Flat crown albizia – Platkroon

Albizia adianthifolia lower side of leaf obtained from W. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1: The pods form bumps over the seeds and hang in profusion from the branches well into summer. Species Profile Geography and distribution Found in tropical and southern humid Africa, flat-crown albizia also occurs in eastern Madagascar.

Major diseases and ailments recorded in at least two countries include diabetes, eye problems, gastrointestinal problems, haemorrhoids, adainthifolia, neurodegenerative disorders, purgative, reproductive problems in women, respiratory problems, wounds and pain, skin diseases, sexually transmitted infections, and ethnoveterinary medicine Figure 3.

Flora of Tropical East Africa.