Asclepias Tuberosa L.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origins: Sandy, dry open soils, pastures, and roadsides.

Uses: The plant has been used as an expectorant, diaphoretic, and emetic, and to treat rheumatism. Indians of Appalachia made a tea of the leaves to induce vomiting.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

A guide to medicinal plants of Appalachia/ Krochmal, Arnold; Walter, Russel S.; Doughty, Richard M.: USA: U.S.D.A Forest Service:,1959

Asclepias Tuberosa L.
Término aceptado: 31-Ene-2019