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Table 1 Phytochemical screening of the aqueous extracts of Leea coccinea leaves

From: Biosynthesis of fluorescent silver nanoparticles from Leea coccinea leaves and their antibacterial potentialities against Xanthomonas phaseoli pv phaseoli

No. Phytochemical Test Result Qualitative reaction
1 Flavonoids Shinode  + 
2 Triterpenes and steroids Liebermann–Burchard  + 
3 Saponins Froth
4 Alkaloids Mayer (M)
Dragendorff (D)
Hager (H)
Wagner (W)



5 Phenols Ferric chloride
Gelatin
 + 
 + 

6 Lactonic rings Kedde
7 Free amino acids Ninhydrin  + 
8 Leucoanthocyanidins Rosenheim  + 
9 Quinones Borntrager
  1. - absent; + present
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