trifoliate orange

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trifoliate orange

Chinese medicine
A deciduous tree, the resinous wood of which is antidiarrhoeal, diuretic, carminative and expectorant; it is used for abdominal and chest pain, bloating, cholecystitis, diarrhoea and haemorrhoids.
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As shown in Table 1, methanol extracts of Poncirus trifoliata fruits showed to have antibacterial activities against six animal pathogens such as E.
A simple and efficient gene transfer system of trifoliate orange (Poncirus trifoliate Raf.).
(2014) tambem encontraram valores superiores, que variaram de 32,1[+ or -]3,5 % a 59,1[+ or -]4,8 % em plantas de Poncirus trifoliata L.
Wu, "Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi alleviate iron deficient chlorosis in Poncirus trifoliata L.
Another plausible factor leading to invasion by these exotic plants was location of the floodplain vegetation adjacent to a town where all exotic species except bitter orange (Poncirus trifoliata), a minor woody species (Table 2), had been used as introduced landscape plants.
Specifically, they tested the plant constituents berberine, curcumin, and hesperidin from Coptis japonica, Curcuma longa, and Poncirus trifoliata, respectively.
Wu Q, Xia R, Hu Z (2006) Effect of arbuscular mycorrhiza on the drought tolerance of Poncirus trifoliata seedlings.
Hummel, 1985.influence of Mycorrhizal and drought stress on growth of poncirus x citrus seedlings.Hortic sci., 20: 754-755.