ANTI MICROBIAL AND ANTI OXIDANT ACTIVITY EVALUATION OF ROSA DAMASCENA MILL FLOWERS
Velpula Rajesh, Vallam Ramadevi, Mukiri Ratnakumari, Bojja Hosannacrown and N. Naidu*
Rosa damascena mill L, commonly known as Damask rose, is known as Gole Mohammadi in Iran. It is one of the most important species of Rosaceae family. Rosaceae The alcoholic extract of the Rosa damascene flowers shows the significance anti microbial and anti oxidant activity in a concentration of 500μg/ml and 30μg/ml respectively. The results were compared with standards like ofloxacin and ascorbic acid respectively.
Keywords: Rosa damascene, anti microbial activity, anti oxidant activity, DPPH activity.
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