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tulasi

, tulsi (too-lah'se, tul'a-, tul'a) (tul'se, tul') [Sanskrit, tulasi, tulsi, incomparable (epithet of the goddess Lakshmi)] See: holy basil
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(16) Sundarrajan, M., A, J., S, J.: 'Morphology studies on silver nanoparticles synthesized bt green method using Tridax procumbens and Ocimum tenuiflorum leaf extracts.'Int.
In addition, essential oil of Australian-grown Ocimum tenuiflorum (Tulsi) showed antibacterial activity against selected microbial pathogens including methicillin-resistant S.
Quantitative and Qualitative analysis of Phenolic and Flavonoid content in Moringa oleifera Lam and Ocimum tenuiflorum L.
This new approach to blood sugar support formulated by internationally renowned clinical herbalist, educator and author David Winston RH(AHG) contains: hydroalcoholic extracts of bitter melon fruit (Momordica charantia), cinnamon bark (Cinnamomum verum), fenugreek seed (Trigonella foenum-graecum), olive leaf (Olea europaea), artichoke leaf (Cynara scolymus), holy basil herb (Ocimum tenuiflorum), and lycium fruit (Lycium barbarum).
Effects of Azadirachta indica, Allium cepa and Ocimum tenuiflorum extracts on biofilm inhibition and degradation.
It is surprising to see groves of sacred tulsi (Ocimum tenuiflorum or basil) more than 80cm high below champa trees (Michelia champaca) at almost every house, near stairs leading to the main entrance.
For fever treatment, 50g of leaves and stems of Andrographis paniculata was dried and powdered along with 20g leaves of Ocimum tenuiflorum. One spoon of the powder was added to 1 glass of water and the water advised to be taken after straining.
Essential oil yield and quality of methyl eugenol rich Ocimum tenuiflorum Lf (syn.
Ocimum tenuiflorum (or Ocimum sanctum L.) includes 2 botanically and phytochemically distinct cultivars that include Rama or Sri tulsi (green leaves) and Krishna or Shyama tulsi (purplish leaves) [6, 7], while Ocimum gratissimum is a third type of tulsi known as Vana or wild/forest tulsi (dark green leaves) [8, 9].
Larvicidal and IGR potential of Ocimum tenuiflorum and Datura alba leaf extracts against Malaria vector, European Journal of Experimental Biology, 2012; 2(4):1370-1375.
The comparative concentrations of Copper and Lead scavenged by in vitro grown Ocimum tenuiflorum were estimated with respect to its in vivo grown counterparts using Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy.In vitro plants were grown on 2.5 mg/l 2, 4-D in MS basal medium.