Thevetia


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Thevetia

shrub in the plant family Apocynaceae. Contains cardiac glycosides, e.g. thevetin. Causes sudden death in animals eating any part of the plant. Includes T. peruviana, T. nereifolia (yellow oleander, cook tree, daffodil tree, be-still tree).
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Several glycosides have been extracted from various parts of Thevetia peruviana plant, with the major one being thevetin [22, 23].
Thevetia ahouai se distingue de las especies de Cascabela, por sus corolas hipocraterimorfasmorfas, asi como por sus frutos de color rojo intenso al madurar.
Efecto del tipo de almacigo y de la maceracion de la semilla, en la germinacion de Thevetia peruviana (Pers) Schum.
The present work is to compare the properties, performance, combustion and emission characteristics of methyl ester of thevetia peruviana seed oil with other methyl esters of vegetable oils namely jatropha, pungamia, mahua, neem, corn, palm, cotton, mustard, sunflower and rice bran oils at a blend ratio of 1:5 (B20).
lntoxicacion por la administracion de tabletas de Thevetia peruviana como tratamiento para bajar de peso: presentacion de un caso.
Aparte de las incautas que arriesgan la salud consumiendo semillas de Thevetia, los mas perjudicados por el auge del "codo de fraile" resultaron los concheros, quienes no adquieren el fruto para bajar de peso sino para hacer sonajas: hace un ano el kilo de semillas con cascara costaba 3 pesos en el mercado del DF; actualmente lo venden a 100.
The only genus in the Rauvolfioideae in which the style head is united with any other structure is Thevetia.
Bougainvillea, hibiscus, lantana, Natal plum, thevetia, and other heat-loving plants can go in pots.
Adsorption of reactive dye by a novel activated carbon prepared from Thevetia peruviana," Int J Chem Res, 3(2): 36-41.
Important plant species in this family are Thevetia peruviana, Allamanda cathartica, Nerium oleander, Catharanthus roseus, Rauwolfia serpentina etc.
The inhibition of carboxylesterases has been employed as a biosensor for the detection of selenium compounds in Thevetia peruviana seeds (SARITHA; NANDA KUMAR, 2001).
En este trabajo se sigue la propuesta de Alvarado-Cardenas y Ochoterena (2007), en la cual se reconoce el genero Cascabela caracterizado por la presencia de apendices supraestaminales digitiformes, separado de Thevetia que los tiene deltoides.