calendula officinalis

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Related to calendula officinalis: Chelidonium majus, Echinacea angustifolia
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A great flower for eating, calendula blossoms are peppery, tangy, and spicy. Beautiful golden color. Sharp taste similar to saffron. Use to add yellow color to dishes. Anti-viral, anti-inflammatory, acne, controls bleeding, menstrual cycle, soothes irritated tissues, rashes, sunburn, radiation pain, abdominal cramps, constipation, anti-tumor, duodenal ulcers. Used on slow-healing wounds (helps grow new healthy cells). Some people may have reactions. Do not take while pregnant.
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Banarase, "Phytochemical constituents and pharmacological activities of Calendula officinalis Linn (Asteraceae): a review," Tropical Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, vol.
4) confirmed the causal agent of yellow vein net symptoms of Calendula officinalis as a strain of Tomato leaf curl New Delhi virus.
The lowest in vitro inhibitory activity was observed for the Mentha piperita, Chamaemelum nobile, Melissa officinalis, Thymus vulgaris, Plantago lanceolata, Calendula officinalis, Tilia europaea, Aloysia citrodora, Syzygium aromaticum, Coriandrum sativum, Cinnamomum verum, Papaver rhoeas, Aframomum, Helianthus annuus, Cuminum cyminum L., Sesamum indicum, Coffea arabica, Curcuma longa, Equisetum arvense, Hypericum perforatum, Origanum vulgare, Rosmarinus officinalis, Camellia sinensis, and Vaccinium myrtillus plant extracts, all being inactive as antiproliferative agent toward the human cell lines (Table 1).
Entre estas, sete (Polygonum punctatum, Maytenus ilicifolia, Arctium lappa, Malva sylvestris, Calendula officinalis, Achyrocline satureioides e Plantagomajor), das 19 plantas citadas pelos informantes, sao indicadas por possuirem efeito cicatrizante (39).
Plant materials diet substrates and chemical analyses: The following seven dry medicinal plants from commercial sources were used: roots of dandelion (Taraxacum officinale L.) and calamus (Acorus calamus L.) flowers of marigold (Calendula officinalis L.) and whole overground herbs of St.
A great diversity in anatomical features was perceived among these herbal species as multi-celled trichomes were located in Cassia angustifolia and Cassia occidentalis While absent in Calendula officinalis. Palynological examination revealed the highest pollen fertility in Parthenium integrifolium whereas lowest value was observed in Calendula officinalis.