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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 Anogeissus latifolia (Gum Ghatti)
P Aquilaria agallocha (Lignum Aloe)
P Arctium lappa (Burdock; Gobo; Great Burdock)
P Areca catechu (Betel Nut; Pin-Lang)
P Arnica montana (Leopard's-Bane; Mountain Tobacco)
P Asparagus lucidus (Lucid Asparagus)
P Atractylodes lancea (Cang Zhu)
P Averrhoa bilimbi (Bilimbi; Limon chino)
P Balanites aegyptiacus (betu (India); dattier du desert (Fr.); dattier sauvage (Fr.); Desert Date; heglik (Fr.); hingotia (India); lalo (India);)
P Belamcanda chinensis (Blackberry Lily; Iris Tigre (Fr.); Leopard Lily; Leopardenblume (Ger.); Maravilla (Sp.); Mariposa (Sp.); Shenan)
P Betula lenta (Cherry Birch)
P Bixa orellana (Achiote; Annato; Annatto; Annoto; Arnato; Bija; Lipstick Pod; Lipsticktree)
P Boswellia serrata (Indian Frankincense; Indian Olibanum-Tree; Kundur Luban; Salai; Salai Guggal; Salaki)
P Brassica oleracea var. capitata l. (Cabbage; Red Cabbage; White Cabbage)
P Brassica oleracea var. viridis l. (Collards; Cow Cabbage; Spring-Heading Cabbage; Tall Kale; Tree Kale)
P Bursera delpechiana (Lignaloe; Linaloe)
P Calathea allouia (Leren; Lleren)