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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Combretum apiculatum?
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I didn't find in Dr. Duke's database, any information about the uses of Combretum apiculatum
Here is some basic information about Combretum apiculatum.


Combretum apiculatum basic info
Scientific Name: Combretum apiculatum Sond..
Family: Combretaceae.
Genus: Combretum.
Description: Combretum apiculatum is known by the common name red bushwillow. It is native to the mesic to semi-arid savanna regions of Africa, southwards of the equator. There are two subspecies, the southern ssp. apiculatum, and ssp. leutweinii, which occurs from Namibia to Malawi and northwards, which is differentiated by its hairier leaves. The bark has been used in leather tanning. Medicinal uses for the species include the treatment of conjunctivitis and stomach ailments. It contains a number of antioxidant compounds, such as cardamonin, pinocembrin, quercetin, and kaempferol. - for more info about Combretum apiculatum See link



Combretum apiculatum in other websites
Combretum apiculatum 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 Combretum apiculatum - See link.
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