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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 Berberis vulgaris (Barberry)
P Berberis repens (Creeping Barberry; Oregon Barberry; Oregon Grape; Oregon Grape-Holly)
P Berberis aquifolium (Blue Barberry; Holly Barberry; Holly Mahonia; Mountain Grape; Oregon Grape)
E Berberis vulgaris (Agracejo; Amberparis; Epine Vinette)
E Berberis asiatica (Haridra)
E Berberis lycium (Indian Lycium)
E Berberis thunbergii (Hsiao Po; Megi; Shan Shih Liu; Tzu Po)
E Berberis aristata (Hint Amberparisi; Indian Lycium)
P Hyacinthus orientalis (Hyacinth)
P Liquidambar orientalis (Oriental Storax; Oriental Styrax)
P Siegesbeckia orientalis (Hsi Chien; Saint Paul'Swort)
E Nauclea orientalis (Bangkal)