Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) Week: Ammi majus from Delhi

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Gurcharan Singh

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Jul 31, 2011, 9:08:06 PM7/31/11
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Ammi majus L., Sp. Pl. 243 1753.
syn: Carum majus (L.) Koso-Pol.; Cuminum regium Royle

Common names: Bishop's weed, bullwort, lady;s lace, laceflower

Annual herb used in skin diseases,  vitiligo and psoriasis.It is being studied for potential cancer and AIDS treatments. 
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Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired  Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089
http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/

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Ushadi micromini

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Aug 2, 2011, 1:43:02 AM8/2/11
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Ah, beautiful AJWAIN.....

of my grandma's must have medicine in the kitchen....

to this day even I keep it in the kitchen...
allopathic medicine's dogmas not withstanding...
Usha di

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On Aug 1, 6:08 am, Gurcharan Singh <singh...@gmail.com> wrote:
> *Ammi majus* L., Sp. Pl. 243 1753.
> *syn: Carum* *majus* (L.) Koso-Pol.; *Cuminum regium* Royle
>
> Common names: Bishop's weed, bullwort, lady;s lace, laceflower
>
> Annual herb used in skin diseases,  vitiligo and psoriasis.It is being
> studied for potential cancer and AIDS treatments.
> --
> Dr. Gurcharan Singh
> Retired  Associate Professor
> SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
> Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
> Phone: 011-25518297  Mob: 9810359089http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/
>
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