Salvia coccinea Juss.

Nota de alcance (en)

Herb 60 cm, pathside, San Andrés.

Uses: chop leaves with leaves of other species, mix with Agua Florida, Vicks VapoRub, oil, alcohol, apply as poultice for aire. Comerford 60, 21 Sep 1994.



Cultivated in Indian gardens.


Decoction—used in renal diseases, also for lumbago. Contraindicated during pregnancy.


Contraindicated during pregnancy.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

2) Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p 576.

Salvia coccinea Juss.
Término aceptado: 22-Feb-2017