Multipurpose Ornamental Plant Plumeria rubra Linn (Apocynaceae)

Authors(1) :-Sunita Verma

Plumeria rubra are commonly grown as ornamental plants in parks and home gardens because of their beautiful fragrant flowers of various color and size. Plumeria rubra is one of the plants which have been used in traditional medicine for many years. The plant is known to possess biological activities viz., antipyretic, antifungal, antiviral, analgesic, anticancer, antioxidative and hypolipidemic, proteolytic, cytotoxic activities etc.  The present review gives an account of updated information of the botanical, phytochemical and pharmacology aspects of Plumeria rubra.

Authors and Affiliations

Sunita Verma
Maharaja Ganga Singh University, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India

Ornamental, Ayurveda, Multipurpose

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 4 | July-August 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-08-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 646-649
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1624128
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Sunita Verma, " Multipurpose Ornamental Plant Plumeria rubra Linn (Apocynaceae), International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp.646-649, July-August-2016.
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