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  Carica papaya
The quantity of the compounds, as previously indicated, differ in the fruit, latex, leaves, and roots and vary with the extraction method, age of the plant part, and the cultivar and sex of the tree.
Induction of reversible antifertility with a crude ethanol extract of Carica papaya seeds in albino male rats.
Thomas, O.O. Re-examination of the antimicrobial activities of Xylopia aethiopica, Carica papaya, Ocimum gratissimum and Jatropha curcas.
www.ansci.cornell.edu /plants/medicinal/papaya.html   (2232 words)

  
 Sex Determination In Ficus Carica
carica, and states that the chromosome-bearing sex-determining alleles are indistinguishable (at least by shape and size).
Wild populations of Ficus carica are gynodioecious with male trees (caprifigs) and female trees.
Short-style female flowers and male flowers are determined by a pair of dominant genes on the same chromosome [GA]; recessive alleles result in long-style female flowers and suppression of male flowers [ga].
waynesword.palomar.edu /pljun99b.htm   (3516 words)

  
 CARICA PAPAYA
Carica is a genus of about 20 species of evergreen trees native to tropical America.
Carica papaya contains an enzyme known as papain, present in the fruit, stem and leaves.
The dense, short-trunk, feather-leaved, blue-green palm bears large bunches of 1" yellowish or pink fruits that are used for wine or jelly.
userwww.sfsu.edu /~adang/rfga/fruit/glos46.html   (715 words)

  
 Carica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Carica is a genus of flowering plants in the family Caricaceae.
Formerly treated as including about 20-25 species of short-lived evergreen pachycaul shrubs or small trees growing to 5-10 m tall, native to tropical Central and South America, recent genetic evidence has resulted in the genus being restricted to the single species Carica papaya (Papaya; syn.
A phylogenetic analysis of the genus Carica L. (Caricaceae) based on restriction fragment length variation in a cpDNA intergenic spacer region.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Carica   (163 words)

  
 Ficus carica fact sheet
Moraceae Ficus carica L. Leaf: Simple, alternate, deciduous; 5 inches in diameter, but sometimes larger; palmately lobed with (usually) 5 finger-like lobes, dark green above and lighter green below, petiole exudes a milky sap, somewhat scabrous, margins entire and wavy.
Flower: Either male and female or all female, flowers not showy, green, fleshy and rounded, the actual flowers minute, located on the inner surface of a hollow receptacle.
Form: A broadly spreading shrub or small tree with a height of 25 feet and a width greater than or equal to the height.
www.cnr.vt.edu /dendro/dendrology/Syllabus2/fcarica.htm   (202 words)

  
 carica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Libbre 25 al peso grosso di Trabisconda fanno in Vinegia carica 1, che è lib.
Twenty-five libbre of the heavy weight of Trebizond [city on the Black Sea, in present-day Turkey] makes 1 carica in Venice, which is 400 Venetian libbre sottile to the carica.
Carica una di grano di Baruti fa in Venegia staia vj e mezo in septe.
www.sizes.com /units/carica.htm   (125 words)

  
 Carica - Wikipedia
Carica è un termine che può assumere diversi significati:
la carica è una antica unità di misura francese, sia di capacità (1 carica ~ 160 litri) che di peso (1 carica ~ 120 chili)
in chimica una carica è una aggiunta di materiale inerte al prodotto
it.wikipedia.org /wiki/Carica   (129 words)

  
 PLANTS Profile for Carica papaya (papaya) | USDA PLANTS
Carica papaya L. Click on a thumbnail to view an image, or see all the Carica thumbnails at the PLANTS Gallery
Carica papaya L. View 2 genera in Caricaceae, 4 species in Carica
Carica papaya L. This plant is introduced to the United States from another country or countries.
plants.usda.gov /java/profile?symbol=CAPA23   (182 words)

  
 Carica ::: Tamaya Gourmet ::: Chilean Carica
Chilean Carica (botanical name: Caricacea Pubescens) from Tamaya Gourmet is a rare fruit from a semi desert area in the North of Chile, called Limarí Valley.
The Chilean Carica, also known as Chilean Golden Papaya and Chilean Mountain Papaya, is a boutique fruit used as an extremely versatile gourmet product.
The Carica enhances any dish from a simple appetizer to a green salad, a cold or hot dish, a special dessert, or even, an exotic drink or juice.
www.tamayagourmet.cl /carica.htm   (78 words)

  
 Botany Photo of the Day: Carica pubescens
Apologies to other BPotD contributors, but I use a high percentage of Andreas's photographs because they are from the tropics, and plants from that area are sorely underrepresented on BPotD relative to all of plant diversity.
Carica pubescens is closely related to papaya (Carica papaya).
Commonly known as mountain papaw, its similar biochemistry to papaya means it can also be used as a meat tenderizer.
www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org /potd/2006/07/carica_pubescens.php   (618 words)

  
 CARICA LEAP.... Your one haus supply for Training and Livelihood Technology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Carica Herbal Teas are made from dehydrated leaves, blossoms, flowers, roots and fruits of edible plants and herbs that are naturally-growing.
Carica Capsules are processed from various edible plants and herbs that have long history of use in the folkloric and traditional medicine in Asia (China, India, Philippines, Thailand, etc), Polynesia, Hawaii, South America, Middle East and other parts of the world.
All the plants used for the supplements are naturally grown without the use of fertilizers and pesticides.
www.caricaleap.org   (461 words)

  
 Carica papaya main menu
There are many Carica papaya cultivars and a few species worth mentioning, Dr. Moi of the San Antonio Botanical Gardens, has developed one such cultivar (hybrid) that will produce ripe fruit within a San Antonio growing season, and it is quite hardy, but still requires lots of summer heat to grow and produce fruit.
This may prove to be a much hardier papaya, although one must have a cutting or a plant to start with.
Carica pubescens (Mountain Papaya), is a large shrub that grows to 10-12 feet and it's fruit must be cooked before eaten.
www.texasriviera.com /greenthumbs/caricapapaya.html   (482 words)

  
 RemedyFind: patient ratings of Papaya Seeds (Carica) for   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Papaya seeds (carica papaya) have traditionally been used in some countries to prevent conception.
A number of early studies suggest that the chloroform extract of the seeds of unripe papaya have deleterious effects on the male sperm.
“Chloroform extract, benzene chromatographic fraction of the chloroform extract, its methanol and ethyl acetate sub-fractions and the isolated compounds from the sub-fractions i.e., ECP 1 & 2 and MCP 1 &2, of the seeds of Carica papaya were used at concentrations of 0.1%, 0.5%, 1% and 2%.
remedyfind.com /treatments/0/2711   (335 words)

  
 CARICA PENTAGONA Heilborn
Related Species: Papayuelo (Carica goudotiana) Orange Papaya (C. monoica), Papaya (C. papaya), Toronchi (C. pubescens), Chamburro (C. stipulata).
Origin: The babaco is presumed to have originated in the central south highlands of Ecuador and is believed to be a naturally occurring hybrid of Carica stipulataandC.
Growth Habits: The babaco is a small, herbaceous shrub, that grows to about 6 feet in height, with an erect softwood trunk lined with leaf scars typical of other caricas.
userwww.sfsu.edu /~naha/web/rfga/fruit/glos47.html   (506 words)

  
 Erwinia papayae sp. nov., a pathogen of papaya (Carica papaya) -- Gardan et al. 54 (1): 107 -- International Journal of ...
nov., a pathogen of papaya (Carica papaya) -- Gardan et al.
Guevara, Y., Rondon, A., Maselli, A., Salcedo, F. and Betancourt, J. Marchitez bacteriana del lechosero Carica papaya L. en Venezuela.
Nelson, M. and Alvarez, A. Purple stain of Carica papaya.
ijs.sgmjournals.org /cgi/content/full/54/1/107   (1878 words)

  
 Ficus carica risk assessment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
"Effects of extracts from fig (Ficus carica) organs on the germination of seeds and the growth of seedlings of several vegetables and legume crops." Journal of Fruit Science 18(1): 39-42.
AB: "The allelopathy of fig (Ficus carica) on vegetable and legume crops was studied.
"The fertilization biology of fig (Ficus carica L.)." Ondokuz Mayis Universitesi 15(3): 126-130.
www.hear.org /Pier/wra/pacific/ficus_carica_htmlwra.htm   (1520 words)

  
 Carica Milica | Super Import, LLC. USA | Wholesale Distributor
The Serbian wine in the region Krusevac with old wine-making traditions, known since the Roman epoch.
Carica Milica is refined red wine made from a variety of carefully selected grapes from the outstanding Rubin vineyards.
Carica Milica wine is bottled in 0.75 liter bottles.
www.super-import.com /rubin_carica_milica_wine.htm   (209 words)

  
 PLANTS Profile for Ficus carica (edible fig) | USDA PLANTS
Ficus carica L. Click on a thumbnail to view an image, or see all the Ficus thumbnails at the PLANTS Gallery
Ficus carica L. Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Ficus carica L. This plant is introduced to the United States from another country or countries.
plants.usda.gov /java/profile?symbol=FICA   (285 words)

  
 Carica papaya (Caricaceae) - HEAR species info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Information on Carica papaya as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).
Nomenclatural information about Carica papaya is provided by ITIS.
The Global Compendium of Weeds: Carica papaya L. The Global Compendium of Weeds provides worldwide citations of potential weediness of Carica papaya.
www.hear.org /species/carica_papaya   (321 words)

  
 carica - Dizionario Inglese-Italiano WordReference.com
'carica': 2nd Person singular present imperative of the verb 'caricare'
'carica': 3rd Person singular present indicative of the verb 'caricare'
Ask a question yourself./Poni tu stesso una domanda.
www.wordreference.com /iten/carica   (68 words)

  
 Fig (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
While the ancient history of the fig centers around the Mediterranean region, and it is most commonly cultivated in mild-temperate climates, it nevertheless has its place in tropical and subtropical horticulture.
Botanically identified as Ficus carica L. (family Moraceae), it is unique in a genus embracing perhaps over 1,000 species, mostly giant "rubber trees", and mostly tropical.
It is almost universally known simply as fig, common fig, or edible fig.
www.hort.purdue.edu.cob-web.org:8888 /newcrop/morton/fig.html   (3078 words)

  
 Carica papaya
Fungi reported on papaya include: Alternaria tenuis, A. tenuissima, Armillaria mellea, Ascochyta caricae, Aspremisporium caricae, Asterina caricarum, Botrydiplodia caricae, B. papayae, B. theobromae, Cephaleuros mycoidea, C. virescens, Cercospora caricae, C. mamanois, C.
Emeruwa, A.C. 1982., Anti bacterial substance from Carica papaya fruit extract.
Flath, R.A. and Forrey, R.R. Volatile components of papaya (Carica papaya L., Solo variety).
www.hort.purdue.edu /newcrop/duke_energy/Carica_papaya.html   (2300 words)

  
 Ray's Figs (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.unc.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Figs of Israel and The Sycomore Fig pages were inspired, edited and photographed by Daniel Yakir of Haifa, Israel.
the sycomore fig is a tropical relative of the common fig, Ficus carica.
It has been grown in Egypt and frost-free areas along the eastern Mediterrean Sea for thousands of years.
home.planters.net.cob-web.org:8888 /~thegivans   (356 words)

  
 PAPAYA (Carica papaya) - ORAL side effects, medical uses, and drug interactions.
PAPAYA (Carica papaya) - ORAL side effects, medical uses, and drug interactions.
USES: Papaya has been used for digestive problems and intestinal worms.
MedicineNet does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
www.medicinenet.com /papaya_carica_papaya-oral/article.htm   (342 words)

  
 PlantFiles: Detailed information on Fig Tree, Higo Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey'
PlantFiles: Detailed information on Fig Tree, Higo Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey'
Additional cultivar information: (aka California Brown Turkey, San Pedro, San Piero)
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