Monochoria vaginalis (Burm.f.) C.Presl

Nota de alcance (en)

Range. Throughout China, Bhuton, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam; Russia (Sibe­ria); Africa; and Australia. In Myanmar, the species in found in Taninthayi and Yangon.

Uses
Whole Plant: Provides a medicine used to treat diseases of the digestive organs, asthma, and toothache.

Leaf: Juice used for fever.

Flower: Edible and has a cooling effect.

Root: Used for toothache and asthma; juice used to treat stomach and liver problems.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

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

Monochoria vaginalis (Burm.f.) C.Presl
Término aceptado: 25-Oct-2019