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Genus Syzygium : Syzygium Cumini and Other Underutilized Species (Hardcover)
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Syzygium is the largest genus in the myrtle family (Myrtaceae). Some species are economically important and widely cultivated. This book on Syzygium provides an updated account on S. cumini and other less known Syzygiums from a multidisciplinary perspective. It covers all relevant aspects, including botany, systematics, phylogeny, life history, traditional medicinal uses, phytochemical constituents, pharmacology, pharmacopeia standards, horticulture, genetic resource conservation, bio-control and bio-remediation values, and economics of cultivation and trade of S. cumini and related species.