[Pharmacognostic studies on mangrove Acanthus ilicifolius].

  title={[Pharmacognostic studies on mangrove Acanthus ilicifolius].},
  author={Li-sha Xie and Yue-kui Liao and Quan-fang Huang and Mao-chun Huang},
  journal={Zhongguo Zhong yao za zhi = Zhongguo zhongyao zazhi = China journal of Chinese materia medica},
  volume={30 19},
OBJECTIVE In order to prove a basis for rational exploitation and utilization of the herb, the charaeteristic feature for Acanthus iliciflius was studied. METHOD The botanical and pharmacognostic features of the collected original plant were stadied. RESULT A. ilicifolius showed obvious pharmacognostic characters. The aerate cells of the root were upgrowth. and four vascular bundles were found in leaf venation. CONCLUSION The distinct characteristic features revealed in this studies can… CONTINUE READING