The plant grows best in the subhumid and frost free tropics, where it can be found at elevations up to 1,000 metres200. Before requesting germplasm, scientists should consider their capacity to. Effect of drying methods on the physicochemical and thermal properties of mexican plum spondias purpurea l. An imbalance between formation and neutralization of free radicals leads to. Jocotes are cultivated throughout the tropics and subtropics for their fruits, which are eaten fresh, sold in local markets, and made into jams and beverages 34, 35.
If there is a potential for flooding, plant the tree on a berm mound made up of native soil 2 to 3. Translucent juicy pulp clings to the white center stone. The yellow form uncommon has been identified by some botanists as s. Regeneration beneath a dioecious tree species spondias. Spondias purpurea love while the night still hides. Spondias purpurea common tropical american shrub or small tree with purplish fruit jocote, mombin, mombin tree mombin. Philippine herbal mediciines an illustrated compilation by dr godofredo umali stuart, with botanical information, chemical properties, folkloric uses and medicinal study. Ars germplasm resources information network sppu integrated taxonomic information system sppu. Pdf economic botany of spondias purpurea anacardiaceae. Department of agriculture agricultural research service. Gcms analysis and antioxidant activity of spondias. Integral utilization of seriguela fruit spondias purpurea. In spondias purpurea flowers and fruits occur along the stem, while in spondias mombin theyre clustered at the end of the branch. It has been confused with the true yellow mombin, s.
They are commonly named hog plums, spanish plums, libas in bikol and in some cases golden apples for their brightly colored fruit which resemble an apple or small plum at a. Ce genre comporte dixsept especes decrites, dont sept sont originaires. Phytochemical profile was evaluated via thin layer chromatography tlc and hplc. Sphe was screened for antioxidant activities using. Pdf antioxidant capacity in vitro and in vivo of various ecotypes. The flowers of spondias are pentamerous and isomer ous. Usda, ars, germplasm resources information network. Spondias purpurea synonyms, spondias purpurea antonyms. The objective of this study was to evaluate the phytochemical profile and antioxidant and antiulcer activities of the hexane extract of the leaves of s. Spondias purpurea is a species in flowering plant in the cashew family, anacardiaceae, that is native to tropical regions of the americas and can be found from mexico to brasil. Spondias definition of spondias by the free dictionary.
A downloadable pdf document of a book in prepublication awaiting illustration. The plant grows best in the subhumid and frost free tropics at an elevation up to 2,000 metres200. Spondias purpurea is one of three spondias species native to mexico and central america. National plant germplasm system covid19 update, march 23, 2020. Characterization of odoractive compounds in three varieties of ciruela spondias purpurea l. Effect of drying methods on the physicochemical and. Spondias tropical trees having oneseeded fruit genus spondias dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons. It is most commonly known as jocote, which derives from the nahuatl word xocotl, meaning any kind of sour or acidic fruit. Maturegreen golden apples spondias cytherea sonnerat are used in the french west indies for the preparation of a nectar. Browse pictures and read growth cultivation information about purple mombin spondias purpurea supplied by member gardeners in the plantfiles database at daves garden. Showy, fragrant flowers appear from dormant, leafless branches in red, purple or yellow indicating the color of the fruit to come.
This page was last edited on 20 december 2019, at 15. Spondias purpurea fruit and spice park homestead, florida dsc08925. Therefore, what we have above is the yellowfruited form of spondias purpurea. Article pdf available in international journal of plant research 294. Mombin is fast growing, spreading tree with thick branches. Integral utilization of seriguela fruit spondias purpurea l. Spondias purpurea synonyms, spondias purpurea pronunciation, spondias purpurea translation, english dictionary definition of spondias purpurea.
Economic botany of spondias purpurea anacardiaceae in ecuador. These are members of the cashew family, in which we also find mangos, sumacs and poison ivy. Gcms analysis and antioxidant activity of spondias purpurea l. Spondias synonyms, spondias pronunciation, spondias translation, english dictionary definition of spondias. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license. Root dry mass a and b and shoot dry mass c and d of spondias purpurea cuttings of different sizes treated with four concentrations 0, 15, 30 and 45 g l1 of pure sucrose or refined sugar. The genus consists of 17 described species, 7 of which are native to the neotropics and about 10 are native to tropical asia. Report by oxidative medicine and cellular longevity. Anacardiaceae purple mombin, hog plum, ciruela, jocote origin.
Whole fruit and stem bark of spondias purpurea were collected, dried, extracted with methanol and. Whole fruit and stem bark of spondias purpurea were collected, dried, extracted with methanol and concentrated in vacou before assessing them for their total phenolic content by folinciocalteus phenol reagent method. Spondias purpurea in the germplasm resources information network grin, u. Antioxidant and antiulcer activities of the leaf hexane extract. Spondias purpurea is used in folk medicine to treat diarrhea and diuresis. Potentially spondias cytherea, spondias dulcis, spondias mombin, spondias pinnata listed as naturalized or weeds. Pdf antimicrobial compounds from spondias purpurea. Antioxidant activity and in vitro antiglycation of the. Red jocote mombin, ciruela huesito spondias purpurea fast, grows up to 10 feet per season. Red jocote mombin, ciruela huesito spondias purpurea. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page.
Diverse pharmacological activities were reported for the genus spondias. In this study the seed of spondias purpurea sineguelas as a waste biomaterial was applied. Spondias purpurea definition of spondias purpurea by the. Biological sciences physiological aspects properties antioxidants antioxidants nutrients antiulcer agents antiulcer drugs diarrhea herbal medicine isoflavones materia. Spondias is a genus of flowering plants in the cashew family, anacardiaceae. It is also very common in most of the caribbean islands. Cream colored, fragrant flowers precede the clusters of deliciously tasty fruit. Preparation of iron nanoparticlesloaded spondias purpurea.845 1130 859 637 610 158 875 1375 1019 1023 743 1199 1311 1409 541 343 1487 257 1092 414 1234 1340 264 949 1174 1231 1225 909 395 1132