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


Crateva religiosa basic info
Scientific Name: Crateva religiosa G. Forst..
Family: Capparaceae.
Genus: Crateva.
Common names in English: March dalur, sacred barma, sacred garlic-pear, templeplant.
Description: The flowering tree Crateva religiosa, is called the sacred garlic pear and temple plant, and many other names in a variety of dialects, including Balai Lamok, abiyuch, barna, varuna, and bidasi. It is native to Japan, Australia, much of Southeast Asia and several South Pacific islands. The fruit of the tree is edible. - for more info about Crateva religiosa See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Crateva religiosa
*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


Crateva religiosa in other websites
Crateva religiosa 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 Crateva religiosa - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Crateva religiosa - See link.


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