Pdf reproductive ecology of rhodomyrtus tomentosa myrtaceae. Browse pictures and read growth cultivation information about rhodomyrtus species, downy rosemyrtle, rose myrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa supplied by member gardeners in the plantfiles database at. The plant was introduced to florida circa 1920 and is spreading throughout the state, forming thickets. Isolation and synthesis of novel meroterpenoids from. Hassk, was found to show a good inhibitory effect on rsvinduced no production, with a halfmaximal inhibitory concentration of 37.
Phytochemical analysis of leaf powder extracts of rhodomyrtus. Hence, the aim of this study was to evaluate both in. The website also provides access to a database and images of herbarium specimens found at the university of south florida and other herbaria. Prohibited from use in florida according to the federal noxious weed list, the florida department of agriculture and consumer services fdacs 5b64. To download all available records in eddmaps for this species click here click here. Fruit used for making pies, jellies, jams, and fruit salads. The atlas of florida plants provides a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state and taxonomic information. Investigation of in vitro and in vivo antioxidant activities of flavonoids rich extract from the berries of rhodomyrtus tomentosaait.
The green synthesis of silver nanoparticles agnps was performed as previously described. The objective of this study was to determine the antioxidant activity of rhodomyrtus tomentosa fruit extract and its effect on triacylglycerides tg, total cholesterol tc, low density lipoprotein ldl. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa in phnom bokor national park, cambodia. What links here related changes upload file special pages permanent link page information wikidata item. Select the fruits that are darkest in color for the sweetest, mellowest taste. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa leaf extract was studied as an alternative approach to reduce the bacterial infections. A potent natural antioxidant article pdf available in evidencebased complementary and alternative medicine 201219. Rhodomyrtosones g and h, minor phloroglucinols from the. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa downy rosemyrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa. Show all show tabs rhodomyrtus general information. Opposite, simple, entire, ellipticoval, to 7 cm 3 in long. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa also known as rose myrtle, is a flowering plant in the family myrtaceae, native to southern and southeastern asia, from india, east to southern china, hong kong, taiwan and the. Every part of the berry is edible, including the skin and seeds. Rhodomyrtus is a group of shrubs and trees in the family myrtaceae described as a genus in.
Activity of karamunting rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton hassk leaf extract and fractions download download pdf. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. The antilisterial activity of the plant extract was better under microwave condition and enhanced as storage temperature increased. Optimization of the extraction of anthocyanins from the fruit skin of rhodomyrtus tomentosa ait. In the present study, watsonianone a, isolated from the fruit of rhodomyrtus tomentosa ait. Controlling foodborne pathogen in readytoeat food is important in food safety. The other two are 3acetoxyurs20 enal from stemmadenia donellsmithii 3 and filic3 drm. Two new phloroglucinols named rhodomyrtosones g 1 and h 2 were isolated from the crude hexane extract of the leaves of rhodomyrtus tomentosa along with three known compounds, rhodomyrtone. Dec, 2017 rhodomyrtus tomentosa is a medicinal plant that shows biological effects including immunomodulatory activity on human and other mammals but not in fish. I stumbled upon a group of straw hat covered folks gathering these fruits in the hot sun of july in punta gorda. Introduced to many areas as an ornamental plant, it. It is listed as a state noxious weed in hawaii and in florida usdanrcs, 2012 and has also been shown to be a problem in raiatea, french polynesia. Manual of the flowering plants of hawaii, honolulu, hawaii, usa. Immoderate inflammation plays a great role in causing rsvinduced diseases.
Antibacterial activity of rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton hassk. These results suggested that the antioxidant activity of rfe may contribute to the depression of mast cell degranulation. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa also known as rose myrtle is a flowering plant in the family myrtaceae, native to southern and southeastern asia, from india, east to southern china, hong kong, taiwan and the. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa in the germplasm resources information network grin, u. The ethanolic extract of this plant demonstrated antibacterial activity with minimum inhibitory concentration mic values as low as 1664. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa myrtaceae has been employed in traditional thai medicine to treat colic diarrhoea, dysentery, abscesses, haemorrhage, and gynaecopathy.
Antibacterialactivityofrhodomyrtustomentosaaitonhassk. The family myrtaceae includes several important fruit crops such as guava psidium guajava l. The indian vegan blog writes, the jamlike flesh contains many small, tasteless seeds, none of which require. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa rose myrtle ceylon hill gooseberry edible fruits. Investigation of a reactive enetrione intermediate dr. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa downy rose myrtle myrtaceae forest starr, kim starr, and lloyd loope united states geological surveybiological resources division haleakala field station, maui, hawaii january. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa is an evergreen shrub growing up to 4 m 12 feet tall. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa downy rose myrtle myrtaceae forest starr, kim starr, and lloyd loope united states geological surveybiological resources division haleakala field station, maui, hawaii january, 2003 overview downy rose myrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa is an attractive ornamental plant with edible fruit and pretty rose colored flowers. Two new triterpenoids from rhodomyrtus tomentosa sciencedirect. Jan 25, 2019 isolation and synthesis of novel meroterpenoids from rhodomyrtus tomentosa.
Rhodomyrtus species, downy rosemyrtle, rose myrtle. Family myrtaceae is an ornamental, evergreen shrub grows up to four meters tall. A new flavellagic acid derivative and phloroglucinol from rhodomyrtus. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa, an attractive member of the myrtaceae family with densely tomentose. Leaves 2 to 3 inches long, 3veined from the base, oval, obtuse to sharp pointed at the tip, densely gray or rarely yellowishhairy beneath, entire, with wide leafstalk. This plant species is native to southern and southeastern asia. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa leaf extract and rhodomyrtone, an antibacterial compound from r.
Hardwood trees shrub or subshrub rhodomyrtus tomentosa ait. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa is a nonnative, woody, evergreen shrub in family myrtaceae myrtle family. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. In this study, antioxidant activities of rhodomyrtus tomentosa and its effect is investigated on the lipid profile in inducedcholesterol new zealand white rabbits. R hodomyrtus tomentosa is a common wood, prevalent in areas with undemanding soil conditions and resistant toward pests and diseases.
Rhodomyrtus tomentosa ufifas assessment university of. Evergreen shrub to 2 m 6 ft tall, with dense, short, soft hairs on young stems. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa, myrtus canescens, myrtus tomentosa. Downy rose myrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa, native to asia, is spreading unchecked in florida, taking over the understory of native pinelands, and probably altering the natural fire regimes of southern.
Rhodomyrtus tomentosa, farmakognostik, identifikasi a pharmacognostic study of karamunting leaves rhodomyrtus tomentosa from pelaihari, south kalimantan abstract karamunting has been used as a traditional medicine. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa ufifas center for aquatic and. Pdf rhodomyrtus tomentosa is a common wood, prevalent in areas with undemanding soil conditions and resistant toward pests and. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa also known as rose myrtle is a flowering plant in the family myrtaceae, native to southern and southeastern asia, from india, east to southern china, hong kong, taiwan and the philippines, and south to malaysia and sulawesi. It turned out that they were of vietnamese decent, and ate these fruits that are native to vietnam and beyond. Recently, the plant has been commercially used for treatment of urinary tract infections 9. Strangely 1 some of the names are not common at all, and we may find them not known to us 2 some of the common plants have no name at all. Ethnomedical activities of this plant may be due its antioxidant property. This plant has been used to treat diarrhoea 7, and for wound healing 8.
Scott is an accepted name this name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon of the species rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton hassk. University of florida researchers areinvestigating rhodomyrtus tomentosas role in florida ecosystems, especially its seed germination and life history flower, fruit and seed set phenology, and how it reacts to fire. The common names are just as important as the scientific names. This page was last edited on 26 november 2014, at 04. The health beneficial properties of rhodomyrtus tomentosa as. Repetition of an investigation of the petrol extracts of rhodomyrtus tomentosa has led to the isolation of two new triterpenoids, r 4 from the leaves and r 5 from the stems besides r 1, r 2, r 3 and the other. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa, an attractive member of the myrtaceae family with densely tomentose leaves and showy rosepink flowers, is cultivated as an ornamental and occasionally for its edible fruits. In this study, we evaluated the in vitro immunomodulatory effects of r. It has been often used in traditional thai medicine to treat colic diarrhoea, dysentery, abscesses, haemorrhage, and gynecopathy. They told me of a gourmet wine that they made in their kitchen, named sim, or ruou sim wine, a treasured wine back in. Immunomodulatory effects of rhodomyrtus tomentosa leaf. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa is a common wood, prevalent in areas with undemanding soil conditions and resistant toward pests and diseases.
The ethyl acetate extract of the leaves of rhodomyrtus tomentosa ait. Considering its potential prospect as crude drug, a study for quality control and authenticity is needed. Its texture is richer than most berries and resembles a guava. This is a wellbranched shrub growing to 6 feet tall. Jie qin state key laboratory of phytochemistry and plant resources in west china, kunming institute of botany, chinese academy of sciences, kunming, 650201 p. Materials and methods preparation of fruit extraction the fruits of rhodomyrtus tomentosa were collected from kuala rompin, pahang. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa noxious weeds botany entomology. Hassk and identification of anthocyanins in the extract using highperformance liquid chromatographyelectrospray ionizationmass spectrometry hplcesims. The website also provides access to a database and images of herbarium.
Respiratory syncytial virus rsv is one of the most common respiratory pathogens. The pdf file you selected should load here if your web browser has a pdf. Hill gooseberry, also called ceylon hill gooseberry or cherry, rose or downy myrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa origin. Hill gooseberry hg is native to india, south east asia and the. Isolation, structure elucidation, and absolute configuration. Ethanol extract of rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton hassk. The plant can be found in china, taiwan, philippines, malaysia. The objective of this study was to determine the antioxidant activity of rhodomyrtus tomentosa fruit extract and its effect on triacylglycerides tg, total cholesterol tc, low density lipoprotein ldl, high density lipoprotein hdl and lipid peroxidation in inducedcholesterol new zealand white rabbits. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa, downy myrtle, leaves and flower. Antioxidant activity of rhodomyrtus tomentosa kemunting. The plant rhodomyrtus tomentosa is native to southern and southeastern asia.
Mic, the extract inhibited the bacterial growth until 10h, reached log phase and stationary phase after 10 and 14h, respectively. View the herbarium specimen image from the university of florida herbarium digital imaging projects. Leaves opposite, simple, entire, ellipticoval, to 7 cm 3 in long, glossy. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa was first described by aiton in the kew bulletin in 1789 as myrtus tomentosa. Browse pictures and read growth cultivation information about rhodomyrtus species, downy rosemyrtle, rose myrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa supplied by member gardeners in the plantfiles. It is one of the herbal plants that is commonly used in traditional medicine in southeast asia. Their structures and absolute configurations were determined by a combination of nmr and. It grows in coasts, natural forest, riparian zones, wetlands, moist and wet forests, bog margins.
Rhodomyrtus is a group of shrubs and trees in the family myrtaceae described as a genus in 1841. The minimum inhibitory concentration mic was evaluated using broth micro. Media in category rhodomyrtus tomentosathe following 80 files are in this category, out of 80 total. Introduced to many areas as an ornamental plant, it has spread, forming large, monospecific thickets that displace native flora and fauna. The preliminary study has revealed that the crude ch 2 cl 2 and. H 9r0 1741 1742 wh hui and mm li table l nmr spectra of the tnterpenoids from rhodomyrtus tomentosa compound c23 c24 c25 c26 c27 c28 l 096 076. Chemical constituents from rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton. Three new syncarpic acidconjugated sesquiterpenoids, tomentodiones eg, and six new syncarpic acidconjugated monoterpenoids, tomentodiones hm 49, were isolated from the leaves of rhodomyrtus tomentosa. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton hasskarl, flora 25beibl. The leaves are opposite, leathery, 57 cm long and 23. Department of agriculture agricultural research service.
Downy rose myrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa vro agriculture. In addition, it has been used to formulate skinwhitening, antiaging and skin beautifying agents. A large shrub to small twiggy tree, up to 10 feet high. The genus is native to southern china, the indian subcontinent, southeast asia, melanesia, and australia. Plants profile for rhodomyrtus tomentosa rose myrtle.
Two phloroglucinols named tomentosones a and b 1 and 2 that each possess a novel hexacyclic ring system were isolated from the ch2cl2 extract of rhodomyrtus tomentosa leaves. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa downy rosemyrtle rhodomyrtus. Antibacterial activity of rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton. Ekstrak etanol 70% daun karamunting rhodomyrtus tomentosa ait. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa is a large evergreen shrub native to southeast asia that has become an invasive species in other tropical and subtropical countries. This site makes an attempt to gather and share common names of the plants found in india. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa aiton hassk is a small shrub belonging to the myrtaceae family. Rhodomyrtus tomentosa downy rosemyrtle rhodomyrtus tomentosa downy rosemyrtle appearance. The plant can be found in china, taiwan, philippines, malaysia, indonesia, and vietnam.872 1228 670 1488 246 1371 727 879 993 406 1236 1037 717 352 731 1017 1057 1606 1302 678 986 265 389 1501 1448 1298 931 427 976 375 964 1251 1106 85 769 158