International Journal of Botany Studies

International Journal of Botany Studies


International Journal of Botany Studies
International Journal of Botany Studies
Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2018)

Ethanobotanical Uses and Phytochemical analysis of Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik


Arangale KB, Dhanwate AK, Shinde RN, Aher UB

Abelmoschus genus belong to the family of flowering plants called Malvaceae this genus, also known as okra is composed of numerous species of flowering plants in the mallow family and they are native to tropical and sub-tropical areas. This plant has various local names such as Raan bhendi. The plant having great ethanobotanical values. The present study deals with the Ethnobotanical values, morphological characters and phytochemical values. The preliminary study shows the presence of alkaloids, carbohydrates, tannins, steroids and glycosides. Phytochemical investigation of Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik Leaves, stem, and root including determination of ash value and total moisture value.
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How to cite this article:
Arangale KB, Dhanwate AK, Shinde RN, Aher UB. Ethanobotanical Uses and Phytochemical analysis of Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik. International Journal of Botany Studies, Volume 3, Issue 2, 2018, Pages 149-151
International Journal of Botany Studies