Journal of
Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy

  • Abbreviation: J. Pharmacognosy Phytother.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2502
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPP
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 234

Table of Content: November 2009; 1(5)

November 2009

A review on prospects of essential oils as biopesticide in insect-pest management

Plant essential oils in general have been recognized as an important natural source of pesticides. They represent a market estimated at US $ 700.00 millions and a total world production of 45000 tons. The genera capable of elaborating the compounds that constitute essential oils are distributed in a limited number of families but the widespread range of activities of essential oils is being considered for both...

Author(s): Arun K. Tripathi, Shikha Upadhyay, Mantu Bhuiyan and P. R. Bhattacharya

November 2009

Pharmacognostic profiles of bark of Careya arborea Roxb

In the present study, we have carried out pharmacognostic evaluation of the bark of Careya arborea Roxb (Lecythidaceae). Initially, organoleptic evaluation was carried out followed by detail microscopical evaluation including the study of transverse section and microscopic characteristics of powdered bark of C. arborea (Lecythidaceae). Under physical evaluation; total ash, sulphated ash, water...

Author(s): A. Wadkar Kiran and S. Magdum Chandrakant