Ailanthus altissima


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Ailanthus altissima

Chinese medicine
A rapid-growing tree used in traditional Chinese herbal medicine, every part of which has been used for some ailment, including mental illness, insomnia, boils and abscesses, dysentery, intestinal haemorrhage, menorrhagia, spermatorrhea, malaria, arrhythmias, asthma and epilepsy. It is said to downregulate the immune system.
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Ailanthus altissima and Acacia pycnacantha and protect 10 ha of Juniperus-dominated habitat (5210), and 1 ha each of sandy habitat (2110) and coastal rocky habitat (1240) at locally-important spots.
Ailanthus altissima (Simaroubaceae) is an invasive tree from China that has spread throughout North America since its introduction in 1784 Several mechanisms contribute to its success, including: production of phytotoxic compounds, prolific seed production, and rapid growth on nutrient poor soils.
An exotic species found across the United States is the tree-of-heaven, Ailanthus altissima (Miller) Swingle, family Simaroubaceae, order Sapindales.
The invasive tree Ailanthus altissima Swingle (stinking ash, Tree-of-Heaven, Chinese sumac) is an increasing component of U.
KLEIN (1993): The role of Ailanthus altissima (Tree of Heaven) in patients with allergic Rhinitis.
Woody species occurring at this site that are common to abundant include Ailanthus altissima, Gleditsia triacanthos, Lonicera maackii, Morus alba, Toxicodendron radicans ssp.
Neighborhood analyses of the allelopathic effects of the invasive tree Ailanthus altissima in temperate forests.
Stimulated Growth of Azotobacter vinelandii by Root Extracts of Ailanthus altissima.
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The exotic woody species with the highest visual abundances are Lonicera maackii, Rosa multiflora, Euonymus alatus, Ligustrum obtusifolium, and Ailanthus altissima.
Background: The invasive alien plant species (IAS), Ailanthus altissima (commonly known as tree of heaven, or ailanthus), is one of the most harmful and widespread invasive tree species in Europe.