Antimicrobial Activity of Leaf Extracts of Polyalthia longifolia

Y. Annapurna*, Sakti Mitra, D. S. Iyengar, S. Nagabushan Rao, U. T. Bhalerao

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Leaf extracts of P. longifolia with different solvents of increasing polarity were tested against some pathogenic fungi and bacteria. The nature of the active compound is briefly discussed in view of the observed activity in methanol extracts.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)183-185
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Phytopathology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1983
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physiology
  • Agronomy and Crop Science
  • Genetics
  • Plant Science


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