The present cross-sectional before/after clinical trial was carried out to investigate the antioxidant properties of the decoction of the flowers of Echium amoenum. Traditionally, the dried flower of Echium amoenum (Boraginaceae) has been used in Iran as an anxiolytic and mood enhancer. This study. Echium amoenum (E. amoenum) Fisch. and Mey (Boraginaceae), an important Iranian traditional remedy, is widely used as a tonic.

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Just don’t plant it in a location where it may be sitting in water for more than a day. Introduction Acute pancreatitis is an inflammatory condition of pancreas which is characterized by increased serum level of digestive enzymes, sudden onset, high mortality rate, and multiple organ failure characteristics [ 1 ].

Acute pancreatitis is a morbid inflammatory condition of pancreas with limited specific therapy. Rosmarinic acid inhibits lung injury induced by diesel exhaust particles.

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Plant Material Flowers of E. This is the mechanism by which they protect the human body from several diseases attributed to the reactions of radicals. Its narrow leaves remain bluish-green in colour throughout the year.

Evaluation of hepatotoxicity of common dosed of decoction of Echium amoenum Fisch and CA Mey in rats. Introduction Free radicals, like reactive oxygen species ROSnitrogen RNS and chlorine RCSare normal by-products of metabolism and they are introduced into the body from outside sources of harmful chemicals in the environment, unhealthy foods, stress, certain drugs, cigarette smoke, etc.


The study was conducted in complete accordance with the declaration of Helsinki. No regular maintenance is needed on the foliage.

ECHIUM amoenum ‘Red Feathers’

P -value is represented in graph. This website uses cookies and by using our site you agree to this. Plants that work well with Echium amoenum California fescue Festuca californica.

Efficacy of borage oil in patients with atopic eczema. Red Feathers is a small, compact, evergreen perennial. International Journal of Immunopharmacology.

In recent years the importance of oxidative stress in the pathophysiology of many human disorders has been highlighted 35 — 44thus use of this plant as a dietary supplement is highly recommended 45 Thank you to all our customers! In addition, flavonoids and RA have been introduced as the main constituents of E. Deep infrequent watering encourages plant roots to grow deeper in search of water and will help them become more drought-tolerant.

Note that when growing plants in outdoor containers and baskets, they may require more frequent waterings than they would in the yard or garden. In conclusion, the present findings well indicate that E. Cyanidin 3-glucoside, the most common anthocyanin, which is present in petals of E. A Phytocosmetic Desk Reference. Open in a separate window. In addition, RA inhibited lung injury in mice that is regularly induced by diesel exhaust particles.

The online version of this article has been published under an open access model. They suggested that this antioxidant potential of E. Red feathers was a introduction by Plant Selecta collaborative program between the Univeristy of Colorado and the Denver Botanic Garden.


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Plant Profile for Echium amoenum ‘Red Feathers’ – Red Feathers Perennial

Table 1 Demographic characteristics of study subjects. Critter resistance Deer resistant Rabbit resistant. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Administration of medicinal herbs that possess anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties is a new approach to attenuate inflammatory-related disorders [ 35 ]. In Western medicine, the flowers and the leaves of borage have been similarly used as antifebrile, antidepressant, anxiolytic, ameliorant of heart and pulmonary disturbances, poultice for inflammatory swellings, diuretic, laxative, emollient and demulcent, and recently as a possible protective factor against cancer 10 — Photo courtesy of Plant Select.

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It produces a mound of dark green, linear leaves. The fruit is not amoenu, significant. Assay for lipid peroxides in animal tissues by thiobarbituric acid reaction. The test tube was capped, and the color was developed for 15—20 min, followed by centrifugation at g for 10 min at ambient temperature.