*  Cistanche tubulosa - Wikipedia
Cistanche tubulosa is a holoparasitic desert plant species in the genus Cistanche. The plant lacks chlorophyll and obtains ... The plant is grown in the Taklamakan desert, and is traditionally used for medicines and foods in China. A recent study found a ... The main sources of the Chinese herbal medicine cistanche (Chinese: 肉苁蓉, pinyin ròucongróng) are Cistanche salsa and Cistanche ... 1850 Data related to Cistanche tubulosa at Wikispecies Media related to Cistanche tubulosa at Wikimedia Commons. ...
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*  Cistanche - Wikipedia
Cistanche is a worldwide genus of holoparasitic desert plants in the family Orobanchaceae. They lack chlorophyll and obtain ... Cistanche deserticola has been placed on CITES Appendix 2, a list of endangered species not banned from trade but requiring ... The main sources of cistanche are Cistanche salsa and Cistanche deserticola, although it may also be obtained from Cistanche ... extracting water and nutrients from the roots of the host plant. Cistanche is native to the Taklimakan desert region of ...
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*  Cistanche deserticola - Wikipedia
Cistanche deserticola is a holoparasitic member of the Orobanchaceae family of plants, commonly known as desert-broomrape. The ... Picture of Cistanche deserticola[permanent dead link] from the Documentation Center for Species Protection Cistanche and ... Cistanche deserticola has been placed on CITES Appendix 2, a list of endangered species not banned from trade but requiring ... With increased consumption of cistanche, the population of the species has decreased and its area of distribution has shrunk. ...
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*  Women Health: March 2015
Cistanche is also known as rou cong rong. It is a holoparasitic desert plant belonging to the family Orobanchaceae. It has been ... Fertility is a natural process to insure the survival of human species. Through natural selection, we produce many offspring ... The effects of cistanche 1. Sexual desire. It is said that cistanche helps to improve kidney function in regulating the ... Bupleurum also known as Bei Chai Hu, is a very large genus of plants and belongs to the family Apiaceae (Umbelliferae). It has ...
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*  Orobanchaceae - Wikipedia
... holoparasitic) Cistanche Desert broomrape, Rou cong rong, (Chinese: 肉苁蓉, pinyin ròucongróng) (holoparasitic) Clevelandia ( ... are parasitic on the roots of other plants-either holoparasitic or hemiparasitic (fully or partly parasitic). The holoparasitic ... In most holoparasitic species there is a swollen mass of short, bulky roots or one big swollen haustorial organ, which may be ... holoparasitic) Graderia (hemiparasitic) Harveya (holoparasitic) Hedbergia (hemiparasitic) Hyobanche (holoparasitic) Lamourouxia ...
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