cymbopogon citratus

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Looks like a ball of grass. The citrus-flavored blades (leaves) can be used in tea or soup, even dried and frozen or powdered. Roots can be chopped into stir fry or made into paste. Anti-fungal, anti-bacterial insect repellent, loosens mucus, coughs, colds, sinus congestion, cramps, stress. Drink tea before bed to induce sleep.
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Test: control; DEM: manual defoliation in early maturation; D15: manual defoliation fifteen days after the first defoliation; S-ABA200: S-ABA 200 mg [L.sup.-1]; S-ABA400: S-ABA 400 mg [L.sup.- 1]; S-ABA600: S-ABA mg 600[L.sup.-1]; SC: Stachytarpheta cayennensis vegetal extract 100 g [L.sup.-1]; CC: Cymbopogon citratus vegetal extract 100 g [L.sup.-1].
Antimicrobial activity of the essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus (DC) Stapf, on Staphylococcus spp., Streptococcus mutans and Candida spp.
Evaluation of the antimicrobial activity of Cymbopogon citratus. Brazilian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences [online], vol.
Ogunlana, "Investigating biochemical constituents of Cymbopogon citratus leaf: Prospects on total corrosion of concrete steel-reinforcement in acidic-sulphate medium in," in Proceedings of the TMS 2017146th Annual Meeting Exhibition Supplemental Proceedings, pp.
Picture S8: lemon grass powder, Cymbopogon citratus, view of used sample (scale is in centimeters).
Louis, MO, USA), whereas the essential oils of Cymbopogon citratus and Tagetes lucida were obtained from plant tissues by steam distillation as per Ames and Matthews [31].
Alzate ODA, Mier MGI, Afanador KL, Durango RDL, Garcia PCM (2009) Evaluacion de la fitotoxicidad y la actividad anti fungica contra Colletotrichum acutatum de los aceites esenciales de tomillo (Thymus vulgaris), limoncillo (Cymbopogon citratus), y sus componentes mayoritarios.
In an another study we have found that lower rate of amendment application in fly ash such as 2-5% farmyard manure as well as 5-10% topsoil enhances the growth and biomass of perennial aromatic grass Cymbopogon citratus. C.
Yeast was sub cultured on three Petri dishes to assess the antifungal activity of extracts of Aloe vera, Cymbopogon citratus and terbinafine by disc diffusion method.
Sessou, "In vitro acaricidal effect of Syzygium aromaticum and Cymbopogon citratus essential oil on engorged female of cattle tick Rhipicephalus microplus in Benin," Scientific Journal of Veterinary Advances, vol.