Nicotiana


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Related to Nicotiana: Nicotiana glauca, Nicotiana rustica

Nicotiana

a genus of plants in the family Solanaceae; contain nicotine which causes dyspnea, incoordination, tremor and convulsions; includes N. amplexicaulis, N. attenuata, N. debneyi, N. exigua, N. glauca (tree tobacco), N. gossei, N. megalosiphon, N. suaveolens, N. suaveolens var. parviflora (N. debneyi), N. trigonophylla, N. velutina. Most of the species are also called wild or native tobacco.

Nicotiana tabacum
ingestion of the leaves or stalks of this plant by sows in early pregnancy causes congenital arthrogryposis of their piglets. Cows may also be affected. The teratogen is the alkaloid anabasine. Called also tobacco—the commercial tobacco plant.
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Plant material material Nicotiana plumbaginifolia was grinded and soaked in methanol for a period of 15 days.
Contudo, nas Areas Diretamente Afetadas (ADA) das obras do Projeto de Integracao do Rio Sao Francisco com Bacias Hidrograficas do Nordeste Setentrional (PISF) (MIN, 2004), particularmente no Eixo Leste do mesmo, Nicotiana glauca apresenta comportamento agressivo, diferindo completamente do que era apontado para ela ate o momento.
Next to them, nicotiana dangles its lime green bell-shaped flowers.
The flowers tower above the leaves on long stems with umbels of flowers cascading into a star burst of long white typical nicotiana flowers.
AP), en los sedimentos de un fogon y en columnas de muestreo con restos ceramicos caracteristicos de los contextos culturales de los grupos del periodo Alfarero temprano del valle y de la costa de Chile central (Sanhueza, 2004; Jara, 2012), se recuperaron, mediante flotacion con malla de 0,16 mm, 90 semillas carbonizadas y 28 desecadas de Nicotiana, pero en esa oportunidad no fue posible asignarlas a una especie en particular (Planella et al.
The word nicotiana (as well as nicotine) is in honor of Jean Nicot.
Crude plant extracts evaluated comprised of Azadirachta indica, Tagetes minuta, Nicotiana tobacum and Vinca rosea and Benomyl 1 was used as control.
Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) is a larval specialist herbivore on solanaceous plants including Nicotiana species (e.
Plant out half-hardy annuals such as Aster, Cosmos, Nicotiana, Phlox, Verbena and Zinnia as soon as possible.
For your house in Virginia, try annual vinca, marigolds, poppies, verbena, nicotiana, and petunias.
Nicotiana germplasm includes species with important traits for PMP-oriented plant variety development, such as high biomass production (Mundell and Chambers, personal communication, July 2004), high shoot-organogenic potential (Li et al.