Piper amalago L.

Nota de alcance (en)

Shrub 1.2m, secondary forest, outskirts of San Andrés.

Uses: crush leaves, drink juice for snake bites or rub onto body as snake repellent; boil root in water with other roots, bathe snake bite; place piece of stem on tooth for toothache. Comerford 18, 30 Jun 1994.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Piper amalago L.
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