Samiksha Jaiswal

Epimedium wushanense

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Berberidaceae
Rank  Species
Order  Ranunculales
Genus  Epimedium
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Similar  Epimedium koreanum, Epimedium sagittatum, Barrenwort, Berberidaceae, Epimedium grandiflorum

Epimedium wushanense, the Wushan fairy wings, is a flowering plant species in the genus Epimedium.

Chemistry

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E. wushanense contains a number of flavanoids. 37 compounds were characterized from the underground and aerial parts of the plant. Among them, 28 compounds were prenylflavonoids. The predominant flavonoid, epimedin C, ranged from 1.4 to 5.1% in aerial parts and 1.0 to 2.8% in underground parts. It also contains wushanicaritin and wushankaempferol.

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Seven flavonoids named diphylloside A, epimedoside A, epimedin C, icariin, epimedoside C, icarisoside A, desmethylanhydroicaritin, as well as oleanolic acid can be isolated from the roots.

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References

Epimedium wushanense Wikipedia


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