1. Chemical composition, herbicidal, antifeedant and cytotoxic activity of Hedychium spicatum Sm.: A Zingiberaceae herb

Avneesh Rawat; Payal Thapa; Om Prakash; Ravendra Kumar; A.K. Pant; R.M. Srivastava; D.S. Rawat

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 123-136

Abstract
  Essential oils have been used traditionally as herbal medicine in various ailments and can be used as a strong alternative to chemical pesticides. The yield of essential oil from Hedychium spicatum Sm. was 0.9 mg kg−1 regarding its fresh weight. The essential oil was then subjected to column chromatography ...  Read More

Chemical composition, herbicidal, antifeedant and cytotoxic activity of <i>Hedychium spicatum</i> Sm.: A Zingiberaceae herb