PDF | Dioscorea deltoidea is belongs to family Dioscoreaceae which produce rhizomes or bulbils, having rich medicinal and economic value. Dioscorea deltoidea is a perennial climbing plant, producing vigorous annual stems from a large underground tuber. The stems scramble over the ground and . Tubers ligneous, irregular. Stems glabrous, twining clockwise. Leaves alternate, simple, cm long, cm broad, ovate or subdeltoid-ovate, often.

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A comprehensive listing of Latin names with a brief list of edible parts. An essential aspect of almost all land plants is their dioscoeea lifestyle. Knuth Dioscorea haenkeana C. Although plant growth can be influenced by many environmental factors, three main guidance systems control the orientation of the plant axis—phototropism, gravitotropism and thigmotropism. Ting Dioscorea biloba Phil.

Dioscorea deltoidea

Knuth Dioscorea mucronata Uline ex R. To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately. Knuth Dioscorea smilacifolia De Wild. Mattos Dioscorea baya De Wild. Retrieved 10 June The evolving commercial importance of the secondary metabolites has in recent years resulted in a great interest, in secondary metabolism, and particularly in the possibility to alter the production of bioactive metabolites, by delroidea of cell culture technology.


Dioscorea holmioidea Maury Dioscorea hombuka H. Since the plants twine around the support, the measurements were taken directly lengthwise, assuming the twining to be constant around the iron rod and lesser in magnitude to affect the measurements.

In the phloem, bulk-solute flow is driven long distances by positive hydrostatic pressure gradients. It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade. Knuth Dioscorea deltoidea Wall.

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Fig 1 – 5 only. Knuth Dioscorea calderillensis R. You can unsubscribe at anytime. Knuth Dioscorea widgrenii R.

Dioscorea deltoidea Yam PFAF Plant Database

Dioscorea mollis Kunth Dioscorea monadelpha Kunth Griseb. Dioscorea intermedia Thwaites Dioscorea ionophylla Uline ex R.

Plants elaborate their forms throughout their lives through programs of vegetative development [ 27 ]. Perrier Dioscorea spectabilis R. Dioscorea dendrotricha Uline Dioscorea densiflora Hemsl. Some information on plant uses. Research Article Open Access. A line drawing of each plant is included plus colour photographs of about species.

Chang Dioscorea fandra H. In flowering plants, this transition involves the formation of specialized floral meristemsthat give rise to flowers [ 1 ]. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment.

There is substantial evidence that water moves from cell to cell, driven by gradients in water potential or its components [ 30 ].

Knuth Dioscorea ekmanii R. Seeds inserted near middle of capsule, ovate, winged all round.

The enlargement of plant organs involves uptake of water by the cells and expansion of the cell walls, because of the resulting turgor pressure internal hydrostatic pressure.


Clayton Dioscorea schwackei Uline ex R. Hydraulics of plant growth. While this adaptation can occur on a physiological level, it may also be achieved through a flexible pattern of development. Knuth Dioscorea pilosiuscula Bertero ex Spreng. Knuth Dioscorea macrothyrsa Uline Dioscorea macvaughii Diosocrea. Knuth Dioscorea caucasica Lipsky Dioscorea cavenensis Lam. Views Read Edit View history. The search for high-producing cell lines coupled to recent developments in immobilized cultures and the use of extraction procedures, which convert furostanol saponins to spirostanes such as diosgenin, should prove useful in increasing productivity in the years to feltoidea [ 13 ].

Dioscorea spiculoides Matuda Dioscorea spongiosa J. A very good section on fruits and vegetables with many little known species. The process of cell expansion involves cell wall relaxation, followed by the osmotic transport of water into the cell to maintain turgor pressure, and cell wall synthesis to maintain wall thickness.

Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. Dioscorea trachycarpa Kunth Dioscorea traillii R.