General Information. Albizia adianthifolia is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree with a flat-topped, spreading crown; it can grow 4 – 30 metres tall[. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe River, at edge of golf course, Aberfoyle Lodge. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe . Abstract. The bark, leaves, and roots of Albizia adianthifolia are highly sought after in tropical Africa as herbal medicines. Therefore, the aim of.

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It is also suitable for light flooring, joinery, interior trim, furniture, cabinet work, boat building, vehicle bodies, toys and novelties, tool handles, baseball bats, boxes, crates, hardboard and particle board.

Pounded bark is applied externally to adianyhifolia and itching skin, and internally as a vermifuge. These finding support the traditional use of A.

Albizia adianthifolia

Two new biologically active triterpenoidal saponins acylated with salicylic acid adianthufolia Albizia adianthifolia. Albizia adianthifolia Prelude Medicinal Plants Database x – k – jpg www. Brenan in Kew Bulletin Albizia adianthifolia Albizia adianthifolia x – 4k – jpg medias. Inflorescences Peduncles clothed as the young branchlets; bracteoles variably persistent, mm. The wood dust may cause irritation to nose and throat.


Because the tree flowers with such spectacular profusion, it attracts many butterflies that come to feed off the nectar and sap that slowly seeps out of the branches. The gum from the bark is sometimes used in local cosmetics. It is occasionally planted as an auxiliary tree in agroforestry systems.

Albizia Adianthifolia: Botany, Medicinal Uses, Phytochemistry, and Pharmacological Properties

It also occurs on Madagascar. A sauce is said to be made from the seeds for use over food. This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Oleanane-type triterpene saponins were isolated from ethanolic extracts of Albizia adianthifolia roots.

There are 2 Wikipedia citations related to Albizia adianthifolia Schumach. Eggeling, Indigenous Trees of the Uganda Protectorate, ed. A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia.

Click on “show more” to view them. The use of a filler is necessary to obtain a good finish. Albizia adianthifolia occurs on a wide range of soil types, often on deep and sandy soils. The yield of timber per tree is often low for Albizia adianthifolia because the bole is often low branching and crooked. Forest flora of northern Rhodesia. Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia However, almost hairless plants of Albizia adianthifolia have also been recorded, and more research is needed to confirm the separation aduanthifolia the two species.


Butterflies of Southern Africa: The author declares that there are no conflicts of interest regarding the publication of this paper. The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: By using this site, you adiannthifolia to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Trees can grow rapidly, with a recorded maximum early height growth of 2 m per year.

The exhibited minimum fungicidal concentration MFC values were 0. The documented antibacterial activities exhibited by different extracts and compounds alhizia from A. These findings show potential of A. Nothing can be easier than cultivating this handsome tree as it can simply be adianthifolla from seeds.

All extracts showed activities with IC 50 values ranging from Leave this field blank. With its straight trunk and branches that arch upwards and outwards, forming a large, flat crown, this tree provides albiia shade during the hot summer season.

In South Africa it is found in coastal lowland forests. Kirkia 19 1 Page