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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Gardenia jasminoides?
If you know websites containing any information about Gardenia jasminoides please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Gardenia jasminoides and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Gardenia jasminoides.

 

Gardenia jasminoides basic info
Scientific Name: Gardenia jasminoides J. Ellis.
Family: Rubiaceae.
Genus: Gardenia.
Common names in English: danh-danh, gardenia, jasmin.
Description: Gardenia jasminoides is an evergreen flowering plant, originated in Asia and is most commonly found growing wild in Vietnam, Southern China, Taiwan, Japan, Myanmar and India. Also known as gardenia, cape jasmine, cape jessamine, danh-danh, or jasmin. The fruit is used as a yellow dye, which is used for clothes and food and it is also used within Traditional Chinese Medicine to "drain fire" and thereby treat certain febrile conditions. - for more info about Gardenia jasminoides See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Gardenia jasminoides
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link

 

Gardenia jasminoides in other websites
Gardenia jasminoides common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Gardenia jasminoides - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Gardenia jasminoides - See link.

 

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