Phytochemicals are chemical compounds produced by plants, generally to help them thrive or thwart competitors, predators, or pathogens. The name comes from gre φυτόν (phyton) 'plant'. Some phytochemicals have been used as poisons and others as traditional medicine.
Pages in category "Phytochemicals"
The following 35 pages are in this category, out of 35 total.
- Phytochemical (chemistry)
- List of phytochemicals in food (chemistry)
- Brydioside (chemistry)
- Gomisin A (chemistry)
- Kairomone (biology)
- Nardosinone (chemistry)
- Tannin (chemistry)
- Vinyldithiin (chemistry)
- Yuanhunine (chemistry)