The plant Kaempferia rotunda Linn. has been explored for its anti oxidant potential in the present study. The antioxidant property was assessed by lipid. Rhizome short, stout, x 2 cm strongly aromatic; roots stout, fleshy, often terminating in ovoid or spindle-shaped, x cm, yellow-white tubers. Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients in Kaempferia Rotunda. List of various diseases cured by Kaempferia Rotunda. How Kaempferia Rotunda is.

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It is reportedly naturalized in JavaMalaysia and Costa Rica. National Center for Biotechnology InformationU.

This is the “common” form but many more highly patterned forms will be available. Photos by Michelle Davis and Alani Davis. There are at least a dozen undescribed species grown by collectors in the US alone.

This plant is also called [4] bhumi champaIndian crocus, peacock ginger, and round-rooted galangale. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. To get email Alert]. Document specific search options Title. It kaenpferia hardy at least to zone 8.

The antioxidant property of extract was compared with standard antioxidant ascorbic acid. Kaempferia pulchra ‘Roscoe’ is now considered a large white-flowered form of Kaempferia pulchrabut at one time was distributed as K.


Recent Changes – Search: Seasonal migration and reproduction are kamepferia treated separately. Turn off flame when it is reduced to half.


Kaempferia pulchra a form known as mansoniiwhich doesn’t seem to be a published variety or subspecies, quickly grows into dense clumps. Seasonal butterfly diversity in the adjacent areas of the upper Neora Valley National Park, a part Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh Do it for 8 days. The scavenging of the radicals by the methanol extract of Kaempferia rotunda in the above study has thus been correlated with the antioxidant potential of the plant and this information can be used to control the age dependent diseases mentioned above.

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Evaluation of Antioxidant Potential of Kaempferia rotunda Linn

The plant produces a larger leaves than more “typical” K. Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Photos by Alani Davis. Kaemmpferia using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

The generated MDA reacts with thiobarbituric acid at pH 3. You may also consume 2 ml of it once a day. Related observations Show all.

Kaempferia rotunda

The Medicinal plants of Sikkim Himalaya. Zerumbet zeylanica Garsaultopus utique oppr. Flowers either emerge in the spring just prior to the foliage or with the foliage continuing flowering through the summer. Two aspects of antioxidant protection. Some are white flowered, some are lavender flowered, but this form seems to be more distinct than others though it freely hybridizes with other K.


Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you. It grows up to 30 Cm. Antioxidant Potential of Kaempferia rotunda Linn. Enter 10 digit mobile number.

Kaempferia rotunda – Wikipedia

Support Center Support Center. Nath; Nihar Bhuyan; G. Assay of lipid peroxide in animal tissue by thiobarbituric acid reaction. Views Read Edit View history. Boil 50 gotunda Kaempferia Rotunda tuber in ml water. The antioxidant property has inverse relationship; it may be due to the presence of crotepoxide, which increases the peroxidation.