Nasturtium fontanum Aschers.

Nota de alcance (en)

Origin

Jamaica

Folk medicinal uses

The plant is antiscorbutic. slightly stimulant. diuretic and expectorant. In Jamaica it is used as a salad. in soup and as tea: it is thought to be good for the heart. The Flora of Cuba records that it is of value for constipation. chronic catarrh and pyorrhoea.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Asprey, G.F; Phylis Thornton/ Medicinal plants of Jamaica. Parts III & IV. – p. 55.

Nasturtium fontanum Aschers.
Término aceptado: 19-Oct-2021