General Information. Albizia adianthifolia is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree with a flat-topped, spreading crown; it can grow 4 – 30 metres tall[. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe River, at edge of golf course, Aberfoyle Lodge. Albizia adianthifolia. Photo: Mark Hyde By Nyamkombe . Abstract. The bark, leaves, and roots of Albizia adianthifolia are highly sought after in tropical Africa as herbal medicines. Therefore, the aim of.

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It behaves mostly as a pioneer species. Conservation checklist of the trees of Uganda: Eggeling, Indigenous Trees of the Uganda Protectorate, ed. Durand, Inga fastigiata E.

Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Albizia adianthifolia

Redrawn and adapted by Achmad Satiri Nurhaman. Corolla Corolla aidanthifolia. Brink, Plant Resources of Tropical Africa 7: Albizia adianthifolia is locally valued as a shade tree for crops, e. National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya. The leaves are used internally against diarrhoea and gonorrhoea, and externally to treat wounds and sore feet. The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: In burnt forest, seedlings are less abundant.


Three of the research articles were published beforewhile four were published adianthicolia andand seven articlesand 10and 32and and 30 articles. Albizia adianthifoliaa branch showing leaves and flowers photo: Preelectronic literature search of conference papers, scientific articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, and theses was carried out at the University library.

The wood is used as firewood, although adiathifolia burns quickly; it is also made into charcoal.

Albizia adianthifolia var. adianthifolia

Administration of the extract resulted in anxiolytic and antidepressant-like effects which included a decrease of the exploratory activities, the percentage of the time spent, and the number of entries in the open arm within elevated plus-maze tests and decrease of swimming time and increase of immobility time within forced swimming test [ 79 ].

Pod dehiscent, pale brown, oblong, not glossy, densely and persistently pubescent. However, growth of planted trees is often much less and even slow during the first years.

Its sweet-smelling gum or resin is used in cosmetics in some Adianthifolla countries. However, the Flat crown does not have any thorns. Trees of southern Africa.


Albizia adianthifolia occurs on a wide range of soil types, often on deep and sandy soils. Detailed studies on the pharmacokinetics, in vivoand clinical research involving compounds isolated from A.

Albizia adianthifolia – Wikipedia

Inflorescence an axillary head on a 2—6 cm long peduncle. However, small volumes may be mixed and sold with timber of other Albizia spp.

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. The wood nails satisfactorily, and gluing and staining properties are good.

The wood of Albizia gummifera J. There are 2 study abstracts related to Albizia adianthifolia Schumach.

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The heartwood is resistant to impregnation by preservatives, the sapwood moderately resistant to permeable. Useful trees and shrubs for Uganda: The Leguminosae of Madagascar. Albizia adianthifolia adianthifokia been used as herbal medicine in tropical Africa for several centuries and significant breakthrough has been made in the last 40 years elucidating the phytochemical and pharmacological properties of the species.