- JERUSALEM ARTICHOKE. Foster, Steven; Duke, James A. // Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants & Herbs of Eastern & Ce;2000, p147
This article provides information on Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus L.). This perennial belongs to composite family. The leaves are oval, thick and hard. American Indians drank leaf and stalk tea or ate flowers to treat rheumatism. Folk use has suggested that the edible tubers, which...
- MORPHOLOGICAL AND ANATOMICAL RESEARCH OF HELIANTHUS TUBEROSUS L. INFLORESCENCE. GONTOVAYA, TATYANA; KICHIMASOVA, YANA; SOKOLOVA, OLGA // Modern Phytomorphology;2013, Vol. 4, p69
For the first time the features of an external and internal structure of inflorescences of Jerusalem artichoke's (Helianthus tuberosus L.) from Asteraceae family has been investigated. As a result of researches macro-and microscopic diagnostic signs which can be used for the identification of...
- TRIAGEM PRELIMINAR DA PRESENÃ‡A DE INULINA EM PLANTAS ALIMENTÃCIAS. Rossi, Daniele Misturini; Magalhães, Cris Rocha Pinto; Kinupp, Valdely; Flôres, Simone Hickmann // Brazilian Journal of Food & Nutrition / Alimentos e NutriÃ§Ã£o;Mar2011, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p247
Inulin and oligofructose are polymers of fructose found in different vegetal species and intensively investigated, regarding their health benefits and technological properties in the food industry. Currently, the chicory (Cichorium intybus) is the main source of inulin for industrial...
- The Perspective of Cultivation and Utilization of the Species Silphium Perfoliatum L. and Helianthus Tuberosus L. in Moldova. ŢÂŢEI, Victor; TELEUŢĂ, Alexandru; MUNTEAN, Alexandru // Bulletin of the University of Agricultural Sciences & Veterinary;2013, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p160
The species of Asteraceae family, sylph or cap plant, Silphium perfoliatum, cv.Vital and Jerusalem artichoke, Helianthus tuberosus, cv. Solar from the collection of nontraditional fodder plants, Botanical Garden (Institute) of Academy of Sciences of Moldova, as study objects. The annual...
- Discover Jerusalem artichokes. // Country Living;Mar1989, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p152
Discusses Jerusalem artichokes in the market now. What's in a name?; Versatile vegetable; Tips from a gardener; Sunchoke suggestions.
- Sunroots. Adams, William D. // Flower & Garden;Mar1995, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p20
Features the perennial sunflower Jerusalem artichokes or `sunroot' (Helianthus tuberosus). Varieties; Planting; Harvest time.
- Jerusalem artichoke. // Conservationist;Feb95, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p7
Focuses on the Jerusalem artichoke or Helianthus tuberosus. Folklore; Cookery; Indian cultivation; Reintroduction into North America.
- My favorite plant. Atkinson, Anne // Flower & Garden;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p6
Provides information on the Helianthus tuberosus, or Jerusalem artichoke. Description of the plant; Information on the plant's edible tuber; Suggestions on planting.
- MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATIONS AND ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITIES OF CHICORY AND JERUSALEM ARTICHOKE PLANTS. El Gengaihi, S. A.; Enein, A. M. Aboul; Elalla, F. M. Abou; Baker, D. H. Abou // International Journal of Academic Research;Nov2009, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p66
In this study the molecular characterizations of Chicory and Jerusalem artichoke plants was determined using random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) technique, the protein profile using SDS- PAGE technique and isoenzymes detection. The antibacterial activity of water extract of two plants...