Sentence Examples with the word calisaya

Cinchona Calisaya has also been cultivated extensively in Bolivia and in Tolima, United States of Columbia.

The calisaya trees of Bolivia rank among the best, and their bark forms an important item in her foreign trade.

Calisaya, known as the calisaya of Santa Fe, was strongly recommended for cultivation, because the shoots of felled trees afford bark containing a considerable amount of quinine; C. Pitayensia has been introduced into the Indian plantations on account of yielding the valuable alkaloid quinidine, as well as quinine.

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Quina or calisaya is a natural product of the eastern Andes, and is found at an altitude of 3000 to 9000 ft.