Juniperus Virginiana L.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origins: Pasture land; dry, rarely wet, open woods; or calcareous rocky slopes and barrens.

Uses: The leaves have been used as a stimulant, emmenagogue, and taeniafuge. In Appalachia, a mixture of nuts, leaves, and twigs is boiled and inhaled as a treatment for bronchitis. In New Mexico, some Spanish-speaking people use a boiled mixture of bark and water to treat skin rash.

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

Juniperus Virginiana L.
Término aceptado: 05-Feb-2019