The bark of Kigelia
africana (Igi pandoro), Citrullus lanatus (bara), Allium ascalonicum (Alubosa or onion), Mondia whitei (Isirigun), Xylopia aethiopica (Eru), Piper guineense (Iyere), and Tetrapleura tetraptera (Adian) are boiled with fermented maize water (omidun).
Nagarathna et al (2014) who have reported the immunostimulant properties of Kigelia
africana T C/W Syphilis, (Lam.) Benth., Omufungedha Lethargy, / mwisa/ Naibele (NPK028) Easy labour 13.
Also look out for a new breed of hand serums, such as Liz Earle Superskin Hand Serum (PS17.50, lizearle.com) with skinfirming kigelia
Some plants like Crescentia Cujete (Calabash ), Kigelia
Africana (Sausage Tree ) and Haplophragma Adenophyllum (Ainthphalli ) are exclusively or heavily dependent on bats for pollination.
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, green coffee
(2010) Histomorphometric effects of Kigelia
africana (Bignoniaceae) fruit extract on the testis following short-term treatment with cisplatin in male Sprague-Dawley rats.
Aquino, "Anti-inflammatory activity of verminoside from Kigelia
africana and evaluation of cutaneous irritation in cell cultures and reconstituted human epidermis," Journal of Natural Products, vol.
An excellent example is that of Kigelia
pinnata, in which the previously reported cytotoxic activity was destroyed after fractionation.
Second, sub-cluster B consisted of 14 sample plots from Save-Runde Junction IBA and comprised of the following dominant species: Acacia tortilis, Adansonia digitata, Capparis tomentosa, Combretum imberbe, Combretum mossambicense, Dichrostachys cineria, Kigelia
africana, Maclura africana, Philenoptera violacea, Tabernaemontana elegans and Thilachium africanum.