Syngonium podophyllum Schott.

Nota de alcance (en)

Epiphyte, secondary forest, 1 km southwest of San Andr6s.

Uses: boil leaves in water, bathe for rheumatism. Comerford 107, 1 Nov 1994.


The Surinam Wayana swab the sap into the cavity of an aching tooth to relieve pain.

Leaf: Decoction of crushed and boiled leaf is employed by the Surinam Tirio for a wash to treat stomachache.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

1) COMERFORD, Simon C. Economic Botany. vol. 50 . --p. 327 - 336 1996

2) Robertt, A., et al.. Medicinal Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guyana)/Smithsonian NMNH. cited online: 17-08-2017.

Syngonium podophyllum Schott.
Término aceptado: 16-Feb-2017