Author: Jan Scholten
663.25.07 Mirabilis jalapa
Names: Clavillia, four-o’clocks, jalap, maravilla, bonina, boa-noite, bonita, a’bbass.
English: Beauty of the night; False jalap; Morning rose; Marvel of Peru; Purple jasmine; Flower of a’bbas.
French: Belle de nuit.
Italian: Bella di notte.
Spanish: Buenas tardes; Noche buena.
Tamil: anthi Mandhaarai; Telugu: Chandrakantha; Kerala Naalu mani poovu; Marati Gulabantidysentericakshi; Assamse Godhuli Gopal, 'godhuli' meaning evening; China: Shower flower; Pinyin; Xizao hua; Rice boiling flower, zhufan hua; Bunga pukul empat; Dondiego de noche; Gecesefase; Geje safa; Gulabbas; Gulbank; Gulbas; Isabelitta nodja, numera, pathrachi, sanji phuli, segerat, slavelilla; Tiare moe, tzu mo li; Ubat jerawat; Zi mo li.
Use: cosmetic, dye.
Botany: flowers usually open from late afternoon onwards, then producing a strong, sweet-smelling fragrance, hence the first of its common names.
DD: Muriaticum, Phosphorus, Iron series, Lanthanides.
Content: triterpenes, proteins, flavonoids, alkaloids, steroids; amino acid-based proteins, called mirabilis antiviral proteins (MAPs); ricin, alanine, alpha-amyrins, arabinose, beta amyrins, betalamic acid, betanin, brassicasterol, beta-sitosterols, 2-carbosyarabinitol, campesterol, daucosterol, d-glucan, dopamine, hexacosan-1-ol, indicaxanthin, isobetanin, 6-methoxyboeravinone C, methylabronisoflavone, mirabilis antiviral proteins, mirabilis peptides, miraxanthins, n-dotriacontane, n-hentriacontane, n-heptacosane, n-hexacosane, n-nonacosane, n-octacosane, n-pentacosane, n-pentatriacontane, n-tetracosane, n-tetratriacontane, n-triacontane, n-tricosane, n-tritriacontane, oleanolic acid, stigmasterol, tartaric acid, trigonelline, tryptophan, ursolic acid, vulgaxanthin I.
Source: Sense provings.
They feel like normal people but still want to be special, to be someone and they do not want to be belittled. They do not show themselves, do not really tell about themselves for fear of being hurt.
They are cantankerous when things do not go all the way they want, when they have diseases. They try everything but do not know how to shake off the problems, like a dog shaking the water from his hair.
Big mouth, shouting, but a small heart, little courage.
Nurse, working hard, a bit rough, not so soft.
Desire for context and doing a lot for it.
General: inflammation, dropsy; spasms.
Infection: viral; bacterial, leprosy; fungi, candida.
Nervous: trembling, jerking, chorea.
Nose: colds, flu, influenza, mumps.
Abdomen: gas, flatulence, colic, constipation, intoxication, diarrhoea, dysentery, parasites, worms; liver affections, hepatitis.
Urinary: urine scanty, oedema.
Genital: aphrodisiac, syphilis.
Female: vaginal discharge, leucorrhoea, infections and sexually transmitted diseases, abortion, candida albicans.
Limbs: bone fractures.
Skin: infected wounds, abscesses, eczema, dermatitis, acne, rashes, liver spots, skin fungi, ringworm, itch, herpes, infections; << bee and scorpion stings.