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Ethnobotany is the study of plants that can be used for medicinal purposes 1Datura innoxia-Thorn Apple Some chemicals found in this plant are Scopolamine Betulinic acid Daturadiol and Atropine The chemical Scopolamine which is found in most parts of the plant contains an anesthetic property which can be used to num and ease pain 2Ananas comosus-Pineapple Some chemicals found in pineapple are Iodine IsobutanolGlutamine and Histidine The chemical Iodine which is found in the fruit itself contains one ppm of Iodine which is used as an antiseptic 3Daucus carota-Carrot Some chemicals found in the carrot are Acetone Epoxydihdrocaryophyllene Glycine and Heraclenin Acetone which is found in the root of the carrot is used as an allergenic 4Apium graveolens-Celery Some chemicals found in Celery are Eugenol Fiber Foliacin and Glucose Eugenol which is found in the plant itself can be used as a depressant 5Citrus limon-Lemon Some of the chemicals found in lemon are Carvone Citric acid Decanol Coniferin and Geraniol Carvone which is found in the essential oils of the lemon can be used as a sedative 6Narcissus tazetta-Daffodil Some chemicals found in the daffodil are Lycorine Indol Heptyl alchohol and Galanthamine Lycorine which is found in the stem of the daffodil can be used as part of an anti-tumor medication 7Ricinus communis-Castorbean Some of the chemicals found in the castorbean are Ricin Invertase Glutamic acid Hyperoside and Fucose Ricin which is found in the seed of the plant can be used as an immuno-stimulant
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