Acanthospermum Hispidum (Family:Asteraceae) is an annual plant which is native to tropical America. This plant is cited as a weed in cotton culture in Brazil, . Zona Tea Estates, near Mt Selinda. Acanthospermum hispidum. Photo: Bart Wursten Along Zvishavane – Mbalabala road. Acanthospermum hispidum. Common Name: Bristly Starbur. Acanthospermum hispidum. Leaves and developing fruits. Photograph by: Wallace, R.D.. Image credit to Australian National.

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This probably accounts for its reduced competitiveness in mixed cropping systems compared with crop monocultures Shetty et al.

Acanthospermum Hispidum Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

In southern India, it was first noted around railway stations, and it seems clear that railways have been an important means of spread within countries. Occurrence Acanthowpermum Occurrence Records.

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The whole plant is used in medicinal preparations. Impact Top of page A. Taste acanthospefmum Acanthospermum Hispidum. The interaction of soyabean Glycine max L. User specific search options User. Henderson M; Anderson JG, Acanthospermum Hispidum is a good herbal treatment for boosting Immunity thereby, promoting a healthy life.


Tadulingam C; Venkataryana G, The origin and means of introduction are generally unknown, but in Florida and at other points along the eastern USA, it is believed to have been introduced in ship ballast Hall and Vandiver, and in most other areas it is assumed to have come in accidentally, as a crop seed contaminant, or adhering to imported wool, skins and furs, rather than deliberately. The spiny achenes burrs are readily dispersed hiepidum the wool and fur of animals and through contamination of hay and crop residues.

Can include ecosystem services. It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”.

Acanthospermum Hispidum Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

Natural Histories and Distribution. Subsequent growth is rapid, the first fruit appearing days after emergence, seed maturation occurring days later Parsons and Cuthbertson, Merill and upright starbur Acanthospermum hispidum. Characterisation of viruses affecting weeds – 1. Department of Agriculture Chilanga Zambia, pp. Proceedings of an international conference, Brighton, UK, November More information about modern web browsers can be found at http: Sheldon Navie spiny mature fruit Photo: Although mainly tropical and sub-tropical in distribution, it is also recorded from temperate Northeast Russia, near Vladivostok Buch and Shvydkaya,and from France Ballais, Flowering occurs mostly during summer and autumn i.


It belongs to Asteraceae family. Distribution Table Top of page The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available.

Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Send a request for permission.

The two seed-leaves i. It is an effectual Abortifacient, as it helps in actuating Abortions.

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