Synonyms: Cola, Kola Nut, Colae Semina, Goro Nuts Botanical source: Cola seeds are obtained from Cola vera Sch., a large handsome tree of the family Sterculiaceae. Geographical source: The plant is indigenous to tropical African countries and is cultivated in other tropical countries West...
Tamarind Synonyms Tamarindus, Tamarind Pulp, Fructus Tamarindi Botanical Source of Tamarind Tamarind consists of the ripe fruits of the ripe fruits of Tamarindus indica Linn., freed from the brittle outer part of pericarp and preserved with sugar. The plant is a tree of the...
Synonyms: Guaiacum Wood, Lignum Guaiaci, Lignum Vitae Botanical source: Guaiacum consists of the wood (both heartwood and sapwood) of Guaiacum officinale Linn. and Guaiacum sanctum Linn. of the family Zygophyllaceae. Geographical Source of Guaiacum Guaiacum officinale is a native of the West Indian Islands...
Synonyms: Jalapa, Jalapae Radix Botanical source: Jalap consists of the dried tubercules of Ipomoea purga Hayne, a climbing, twining plant of the family Convolvulaceae. Geographical source: The plant is indigenous to Mexico and cultivated in India from where most of the commercial supply comes. Macroscopical...
Synonyms: Cannabis Indica, Indian Hemp, Marijuana Botanical source: Cannabis consists of the flowering and fruiting tops of the female plants of Cannabis saliva Linn, an annua1 dioecious herb of the family Cannabinaceae. Geographical source: Cannabis plant is indigenous to Central and...