Ipomoea dissecta (Jacq.) Pursh.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origin

Jamaica

Folk medicinal uses

Said by Steggerda to be used as a cathartic. An undetermined species of Ipomoea, called by Steggerda hog meat, is said to be used as a poultice. Browne stated that a decoction of the leaves of I. jamaicensis Don (wild potato slip) forms a moderate purge and removes worms.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Asprey, G.F; Phylis Thornton/ Medicinal plants of Jamaica. Parts I & II. – p. 11.

Ipomoea dissecta (Jacq.) Pursh.
Término aceptado: 17-Sep-2021