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Useful Tropical Plants

Clematis heynei

M.A.Rau

Ranunculaceae

+ Synonyms

Clematis triloba B.Heyne ex Roth

Common Name:

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General Information

Clematis heynei is a perennial climber with somewhat woody stems
The plant is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine and tying material.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

E. Asia - central and southwest India

Habitat

Deciduous forests

Properties

HabitClimber
Height0.00 m

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

In the Indian system of medicine ‘Ayurveda’ this plant is used to eliminate malarial fever and headache.

Roots are given orally for the secretion of bile. Traditional medicine practitioners prescribe the root decoction orally or small pieces placed in mouth in the treatment of bilious vomiting[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
]. A decoction of the root with boiled rice water is given at night to children as an anthelmintic[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].

The leaf juice is used for treating boils, leprosy, blood diseases and cardiac disorders[
387
Title
Economic Products of India. Volume 1.
Publication
 
Author
Watt. G.
Publisher
Government of India: Calcutta.
Year
1883
ISBN
 
Description
Although over 100 years old, it still contains a wealth of information on useful plants. Many of the botanical names have been changed since then, so you have to check for up to date names. The book can be downloaded from the Internet.
,
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].
The leaf paste is applied externally for itches, in wounds and skin allergies[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].
The juice of the leaves, combined with that of the leaves of Holarrhena antidysenterica, is dropped into the eye for the
relief of pain in staphyloma; about 2 drops being used[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].

Flower juice applied externally for acne, black heads and black spots on face[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
]

Clematis species has many different pharmacological effects such as antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antitumor, analgesic and diuretic functions[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].

The plant contains medicinally active triterpenoid saponins[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].
The plant has also been shown to be a rich source of anioxidant compounds[
1886
Title
Extraction, Qualitative and Quantitative Determination of Secondary Metabolites of Aerial Parts of Clematis heynei a
Publication
Journal of Drug Delivery & Therapeutics. 2019; 9(1-s):260-264
Author
Morankar P. & Alok Pal Jain
Website
http://dx.doi.org/10.22270/jddt.v9i1-s.2346
Publisher
 
Year
2019
ISBN
2250-1177
Description
 
].

Other Uses

The stems, or the fibres obtained from them, are used as a tying material[
387
Title
Economic Products of India. Volume 1.
Publication
 
Author
Watt. G.
Publisher
Government of India: Calcutta.
Year
1883
ISBN
 
Description
Although over 100 years old, it still contains a wealth of information on useful plants. Many of the botanical names have been changed since then, so you have to check for up to date names. The book can be downloaded from the Internet.
].

Propagation

Seed -
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