Edible Medicinal and Non Medicinal Plants: Volume 8, Flowers

Edible Medicinal and Non Medicinal Plants: Volume 8, Flowers

by T. K. Lim

Hardcover(2014)

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Overview

Volume 8 is part of a multicompendium Edible Medicinal and Non-Medicinal Plants, on plants with edible flowers from Geraniaceae to Zingiberaceae (tabular) and 82 species in Geraniaceae, Iridaceae, Lamiaceae, Liliaceae, Limnocharitaceae, Magnoliaceae, Malvaceae, Meliaceae, Myrtaceae, Nyctaginaceae, Nymphaeaceae, Oleaceae, Onagraceae, Orchidaceae, Paeoniaceae, Papaveraceae, Plantaginaceae, Poaceae, Polygonaceae, Primulaceae, Proteaceae, Ranunculaceae, Rosaceae, Rubiaceae, Rutaceae, Solanaceae, Theaceae, Tropaeolaceae, Tyhpaceae, Violaceae, Xanthorrhoeaceae and Zingiberaceae in detail. This work is of significant interest to medical practitioners, pharmacologists, ethnobotanists, horticulturists, food nutritionists, botanists, agriculturists, conservationists and general public. Topics covered include: taxonomy; common/ vernacular names; origin/ distribution; agroecology; edible plant parts/uses; botany; nutritive/medicinal properties, nonedible uses and selected references.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401787475
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 04/24/2014
Edition description: 2014
Pages: 1024
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.09(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Geraniaceae
Pelargonium crispum
Iridaceae
Crocus sativus
Freesia leichtlinii
subsp. Alba
Gladiolus dalenii
Gladiolus grandiflorus
Lamiaceae
Agastache foeniculum
Lavandula angustifolia
Lavandula dentate
Lavandula stoechas
Salvia elegans
Sideritis scardica
Liliaceae
Lilium lanceolata
Tulipa gesneriana
Limnocharitaceae
Limnocharis flava
Magnoliaceae
Magnolia denudate
Magnolia grandiflora
Malvaceae
Abutilon indicum
Abutilon megapotamicum
Alcea rosea
Hibiscus mutabilis
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis
Hibiscus sabdariffa
Hibiscus schizopetalus
Hibiscus syriacus
Hibiscus tawainensis
Hibiscus tiliaceus
Malva sylvestris
Malva arboreus
Meliaceae
Azadirachta indica
Myrtaceae
Corymbia calophylla
Syzygium aromaticum
Nyctaginaceae
Bougainvillea glabra
Bougainvillea spectabilis
Mirabilis jalapa
Nymphaeaceae
Nymphaea lotus
Nymphaea nouchali
Oleaceae
Forsythia x intermedia
Jasminum sambac
Syringa vulgaris
Onagraceae
Fuchsia x hybrid
Oenothera speciosa
Orchidaceae
Dendrobium biggibum
Paeoniaceae
Paeonia lactiflora
Paeonia x suffructicosa
Papaveraceae
Eschschlozia californica
Plantaginaceae
Antirrhinum majus
Poaceae
Saccharum spontaneum var. edulis
Polygonaceae
Antigonon leptopus
Primulaceae
Primula x polyantha
Proteaceae
Banksia grandis
Banksia integrifolia
Telopea speciosissima
Ranunculaceae
Aquilegia caerula
Rosaceae
Rosa x hybrid
Rosa x rugosa
RubiaceaeGalium odoratum
Gardenia jasminoides
Ixora chinensisIxora coccinea
Ixora javanica
Rutaceae
Boronia megastigma
Solanaceae
Petunia x hybrid
Theaceae
Camellia japonica
Tropaeolaceae
Tropaeolum majus
Typhaceae
Typha orientalis
Violaceae
Viola hederacea
Viola odorata
Viola tricolor
Viola x wittrockiana
Xanthorrhoeaceae
Hemerocallis flavus
Hemerocallis liloasphodelus
Zingiberaceae
Etlingera elatior
Etlingera hemisphaerica
Hedychium coronarium
Zingiber zerumbet
Author’s Blurb
Medical Glossary
Scientific Glossary
Common Name Index
Scientific Name Index

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