This page was created on 4/25/2008 and was last updated on 4/25/2008. Economic botany october 1972 , volume 26, issue 4 , pp 364–372 | cite as chemistry of the aroids i dieffenbachia seguine, amoena and picta. Dieffenbachia seguine the large-leafed cultivars are usually included among this species the large-leafed cultivars are usually included among this species a trunk-like stem develops, like that of a hanana, with large leaves which don't usually conceal the foot of the plant. This article is within the scope of wikiproject plants, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of plants and botany on wikipedia if you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks stub this article has been rated as stub-class on the project's quality scale mid. Plants reported from yangon or as widely distributed in the union of myanmar [from a checklist of the trees, shrubs, herbs, and climbers of myanmar.
Search millions of objects in the collections including photographs, artworks, artifacts, scientific specimens, manuscripts, sound records, and transcripts these. An idioblast is an isolated plant cell that differs from neighboring tissues they have various functions such as storage of reserves, excretory materials, pigments, and minerals they have various functions such as storage of reserves, excretory materials, pigments, and minerals. Dieffenbachia seguine (dumb cane, mother-in-law plant) native to brazil, members of the dieffenbachia genus are extremely common houseplants reaching usually one meter tall in homes, these are prized for their unique foliage and tolerance of low light levels.
What is dieffenbachia like it is a perennial tropical plant up to 2,5 m erect stems, thick and fleshy with big leaves ending in pointed apex largely petiolated, marbled with white or yellow. Dieffenbachia seguine produces a diverse variety of crystal-containing cells in every organ, suggesting that crystals play a variety of roles in the plant, but the roles remain unknown. The floral development of dieffenbachia seguine (n j jacquin) schott is analysed in relation to the molecular phylogeny of the spathicarpae by cusimano et al (am j bot 98:654–668, 2011) the initiation of discoid floral primordia occurs acropetally on the surface of the spadix female flowers.
Dieffenbachia may well be the most toxic genus in the araceae calcium oxalate crystals, a protein and a nitrogen-free compound have been implicated in the toxicity, but the available evidence is unclear. Dumb cane dieffenbachia 'camille' dieffenbachia seguine syn: dieffenbachia maculata ok this one is a little twisted let me start this one with how i came about this plant in the first place i was at lowe's buying plants in august 2012 and the employee at lowe's was unpacking boxes of mixed planters that had arrived. Dieffenbachia seguine schottaroideaedumb cane tropical america a wholesome starch is prepared from the stem, although the juice of the plant is so excessively acrid as to cause the mouth of any one biting it to swell and thus to prevent articulation for several days. Dieffenbachia seguine (jacq) schott schott říše plantae - rostliny » oddělení magnoliophyta - rostliny krytosemenné » třída liliopsida - rostliny jednoděložné » řád alismatales - žabníkotvaré » čeleď araceae - áronovité » rod dieffenbachia - difenbachie.
The dumb cane plant dieffenbachia seguine, is a common and popular, exotic indoor ornamental plant in nigeria it is reported to be invasive in asia and the pacific islands. Дмитрий козьяков added text to диффенбахия пятнистая on dieffenbachia seguine (jacq) schott диффенбахия пятнистая (лат. Dieffenbachia seguine, dumb-cane watercolour no13 by ralph stennett, 1807 held in the botany library at the natural history museum, london date. Studies on the calcium oxalate crystals (raphides) and idioblast of some selected members of araceae in eastern india-saadi and mondal-2012. A number of large infestations of dieffenbachia seguine (spotted dieffenbachia or dumb cane), a common house and yard plant, were noted in the vailima reserve and elsewhere, particularly in stream bottoms and other moist areas.
2012 - nigerian journal of botany 25 (2): in press 2 abstract the dumb cane plant dieffenbachia seguine, is a common and popular, exotic indoor ornamental plant in nigeria it is reported to be. Dieffenbachia seguine, also known as dumbcane, is a species of dieffenbachia native to the tropical americas —from southern mexico, through central america, to northern south america and brazil [1. Dumb cane: dumb cane, (genus dieffenbachia), any of about 30 species of herbaceous plants valued as indoor foliage for their ability to tolerate low light intensities the name mother-in-law’s tongue, sometimes used for these plants, is also applied to sansevieria species dumb cane (especially d seguine. Araceae, sj mayo flora of tropical east africa 1985 habit erect to decumbent herb with fleshy green stem to 1 m tall bearing annular scars.
Dieffenbachia maculata perfection compacta i've had this plant for several months, recently it developed a seed sprout, white in color, two to three inches long after a few days the seeds were rewraped to what appears now to be a nine inch seed pod. Anatomy and morphology paulina, matias , cote, gary  isolation and scanning electron microscopy of calcium oxalate crystals from tissues of dieffenbachia seguine (araceae) microscopic calcium oxalate crystals are found widely throughout the plant kingdom. Kwantlen polytechnic university school of horticulture plant database langley british columbia.
The botanical society of america (wwwbotanyorg) is a non-profit membership society with a mission to promote botany, the field of basic science dealing with the study and inquiry into the form. Henriette's herbal is one of the oldest and largest herbal medicine sites on the net it's been online since 1995, and is run by henriette kress, a herbalist in helsinki, finland. Chemistry of the aroids i dieffenbachia seguine, amoena and picta 1 w g walter 2 and p n khanna :~ dieffenbachia seguine tincture is men- 366 economic botany concentrated in a porcelain dish on a stream bath until about 50 ml remained (complete removal of ammonia was checked) to this concentrate was added.