Elaeocarpus is a genus of tropical and subtropical evergreen trees and shrubs. The seeds of Elaeocarpus ganitrus are used to make rudraksha, a type of. Elaeocarpus sphaericus (rudraksha), belonging to the family Elaeocarpeaceae is popular in indigenous system of medicine including Ayurveda, Siddha and. The genus, Elaeocarpus, is believed to have more than sps. It is distributed from Madagascar in the west, to India, SE Asia, Malaysia, south China, Japan.

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Role of eFI in Sc. The Rudraksha berry is used in a variety of treatment including indigestion, vomiting, injuries, epilepsy etc. Indian Flora facebook group.

As the tree matures, the leafy crown obtains a pyramidal shape in spuaericus and the roots rise up narrowly near the trunk and radiate out along the ground-surface. This tree is in a private bunglow in the Pune city. These include elaeocarpidine, elaeocarpine, isoelaeocarpine, epiisoelaeocarpiline, epialloelaeocarpiline, alloelaeocarpiline, pseudoepiisoelaeocarpiline.

The tree attains a height of about feet Singh et al. Sphaeericus angustifolius Blume syn: Research Journal of Medicinal Plants, 7: Traditional medicinal knowledge about medicinal herbs used with Rudraksh in different forms in shock treatment by the Traditional Healers of Indian state Chhattisgarh. Besides, conventional vegetative propagation methods using branch cuttings may result in plagiotropic growth Joshi et al.


Scientific appraisal of rudraksha Elaeocarpus ganitrus: Khare Elaeocarpus ganitrus Roxb. Elaeocarpus sylvestrisbranch with fruits. Soon after I sphafricus the message above, my mind would not let me rest, I went to flowers of India site and searched for WHITE flowers, found the picture I had in my mind Effect of alkaloidal fraction of Elaeocarpus ganitrus Roxb.

Elaeocarpus sphaericus

Views Read Edit View history. The tree is known for its varied medicinal and therapeutic properties.

I searched on the internet some of sphaeficus reference related to its origin for you. Many species are threatenedin particular by habitat loss.

Despite all attempts, there are no proven records of successful establishment of seedling-raised plants of E. Antimicrobial activity of Elaeocarpus sphaericus. I am hoping their coat would be as iridescent blue as some journals reported in the 90s and s. I was told that it is of Rudraksha but I doubt so. In ancient times, the fruits were employed to ward-off evil spirits and eelaeocarpus Acharya, which could have been spnaericus form of microbial infection.

While delayed fruiting and poor seed viability resist mass propagation via seeds, other vegetative propagation methods are also not very successful. Survival and growth of seedlings of Rudraksh Elaeocarpus ganitrus under varied canopy conditions after transplant. They are shining green on the upper side with and dull-fibrous on dorsal side Fig.


July 19, ; Accepted: The pictures are by our own Search in Google Scholar. The islands of Borneo and New Guinea have the greatest concentration of species. Delayed fruiting, poor seed viability less than 3 months and erratic seed-germination rates impede mass propagation via seeds Bhuyan et al.

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Elaeocarpus sphaericus – efloraofindia

Thank youyou are smart that you guessed what I had in mind Lord Shiva then used his deadly divine spuaericus known as Aghor and destroyed Tripurasur. Rudraksha seed apart from its religious significance has also medicinal properties. I think the salt resistant plant which you were mentioning is Scaveola taccada. A strong need is felt to screen the different chemo-types of Rudraksha growing at different phytogeographical locations. The genus, Elaeocarpusis believed to have more than sps.

Elaeocarpus is a genus of tropical and subtropical evergreen trees and shrubs.

Elaeocarpus sphaericus: A Tree with Curative Powers: an Overview

These important chemical constituents of the leaves, fruits and seeds of E. A standard fruit is about 1. Many years back I conducted field experiments on different aspects of Rudraksh with farmers and herb growers. Moreover, regeneration via seeds do not ensure true-to parent type populations.