Determination of Lipid and Alkaloid Content in some Medicinal Plants of Genus Sesbania
The seasonal variation ofÃ‚Â alkaloids have been investigated in leaf, bark and wood of SesbaniaÃ‚Â grandiflora, Sesbania bispinosa andÃ‚Â Sesbania cannabina which are medicinally important in Marathwada region .TheÃ‚Â leaves ofÃ‚Â Ã‚Â SesbaniaÃ‚Â grandiflora showed high level of Lipid(range 29.75 to 33.75mg/g dry wt.) than Sesbania bispinosa andÃ‚Â Sesbania cannabina (Ã‚Â 22.95 to 27.85 and 21.85 to 23.60 mg/g dry wt.) respectively. The leaves ofÃ‚Â Ã‚Â Sesbania grandiflora showed high level of (3.7 to 4.6 mg/g dry wt.) alkaloid than Sesbania bispinosa and Sesbania cannabina (3.4 to 3.75 and 2.15 to 2.75 mg/g dry wt.) respectively.