Poppy: The Genus Papaver (Medicinal and Aromatic Plants - by Jeno Bernáth, Jeno Bernath

By Jeno Bernáth, Jeno Bernath

Offers updated info on Poppy and comparable species, emphasizing its value and giving a historic assessment. within the chapters describing the botany and taxonomy of the genus a few novel facets are mentioned, e.g., exact morphological, structural differentiation. The chapters about the body structure and cultivation of Poppy and substitute uncooked fabrics supply a exact presentation of this complicated factor. past the exact research of ecological components affecting the buildup of opiates, either the fundamental tools of illicit and licit cultivation are mentioned. during this quantity, for the 1st time, an review of Australian Poppy creation is gifted. additionally mentioned are the pharmacological effectiveness and alertness of opiates, in addition to the overseas keep an eye on in their processing and exchange, and the fashionable method of compiling either the chemical and biotechnological details referring to Poppy.

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Published by license under the Harwood Academic Publishers imprint, part of The Gordon and Breach Publishing Group. Published by license under the Harwood Academic Publishers imprint, part of The Gordon and Breach Publishing Group. 40 ERZSÉBET MIHALIK Table 12 (continued) The geographical distribution was used for intraspecific classification of P. somniferum by Basilevskaja (1928). She separated eight subspecies. Seven of them— ssp. songoricum, ssp. tarbagaticum ssp. turcicum, ssp. austro-asiaticum, ssp.

3 Species and Geographical Distribution About 16 species and their allies have been reconized in this section (Table 9). P. postii and P. rumelicum may be biennial (Günther, 1975). The native distribution area of this group is bicentral: species occur in South West Europe and North West Africa, and in areas from the East Mediterranean to Central Asia. According to Kadereit (1988a, 1990), P. rhoeas and P. dubium were introduced to Europe along with cereal crops. )=Oxytona Bernh. 1 Morphology and Kaiyology The species in this section are characterized by their scapose perennial habit.

In P. , 1989). This section is heterogenous not only in the morphology of its species, but also in chemical characteristics. At least three chemical races exist: benzylisoquinolineproaporphine type, morphinane type and rhoeadane type (Preininger, 1986). Published by license under the Harwood Academic Publishers imprint, part of The Gordon and Breach Publishing Group. 3 Species and Geographical Distribution Meconidium section comprises about ten species (Table 5). The section is distributed in North West Iran, Caucasus, and the Middle East.

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