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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Selenicereus grandiflorus (L.) Britton & Rose [Cactaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist: unpublished records ( Two stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
cactus grandiflorus Other Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
cardón Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
cemmarakasi Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
cereus Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
königin der nacht Other E-Kommission: Unapproved Status (1984-1994)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
large-ed cactus Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
moon cereus Other U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
nattens drottning Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
night blooming cereus Other Herbal Medicines, 3rd edn. (Barnes et al., 2007)
night flowering cactus Other Indian Med. Pl. Database (TDU, 2020)
night-blooming cereus Other Commonly Traded CITES-Listed Species in Primer (AHPA, 2013)
GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
night-flowering cactus Other Med. Pl. of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
queen of the night Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
queen-of-the-night Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
reina de la noche Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
selenicereus grandiflorus Pharmaceutical E-Kommission: Unapproved Status (1984-1994)
sweet-scented cactus Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
vanilla cactus Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)