Hibiscus cannabinus L.

Nota de alcance (en)

Range. Probably Africa. Cultivated in Myanmar.


Leaf: Used a as a laxative.


Native to tropical America and Africa; cultivated in West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Bihar and Punjab.

Seed—nervine tonic, analgesic.
The juice of flowers, mixed with sugar and black pepper, is given for biliousness.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

1) DeFilipps, Robert A.; Krupnick, Gary A. / PhytoKeys, v. 102. - - p. 1 - 314,  2018.

2) Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p. 836.

Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Término aceptado: 12-Sep-2019