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Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical databases facilitate in-depth plant, chemical, bioactivity, and ethnobotany searches using scientific or common names. Search results can be downloaded in PDF or spreadsheet form. Of interest to pharmaceutical, nutritional, and biomedical research, as well alternative therapies and herbal products.


Key: A= Biological Activity C= Chemical E= Ethnobotany Plant P= Plant S= Syndrome U= Ethnobotany Use
P Abelmoschus manihot (Manioc Hibiscus)
P Abelmoschus moschatus (Ambrette; Musk Okra; Tropical Jewel Hibiscus; Muskmallow)
P Abies alba (Silver-Fir)
P Abies balsamea (Balsam Fir)
P Abies sachalinensis (Japanese Fir; Shin-Yo-Yu)
P Abrus precatorius (Crab's Eye; Jequerity; Coral Beadplant; Indian Licorice; Licorice Vine; Love Bean; Lucky Bean; Minnie-Minnies; Prayer Be)
P Acacia catechu (Black Cutch; Catechu)
P Acacia decurrens (Green Wattle)
P Acacia farnesiana (Cassie; Huisache; Sweet Acacia; Opopanax; Popinac)
P Acacia leucophloea (Pilang Bast)
P Acacia melanoxylon (Blackwood)
P Acacia nilotica (Babul)
P Acacia senegal (Gum Arabic; Gum Arabic Tree; Kher; Senegal Gum; Sudan Gum Arabic)
P Acacia tortilis (Umbrella Thorn)
P Acalypha indica (Cancer Herb; Indian Acalypha; Copperleaf; Indian Nettle; Three-Seeded-Mercury)