Pseudima frutescens (Aublet) Radlkofer

Nota de alcance (en)

Leaf: Surinam Tirio men bathe the scrotum in a decoction of boiled leaves in order to treat "checkball", a condition involving the testicles. Leaves are also put into a fire and the smoke allowed to bathe the testicles.

Fruit: Same soap properties as given for Sapindus saponaria.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Pseudima frutescens (Aublet) Radlkofer
Término aceptado: 23-Ago-2018