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


Crinum asiaticum basic info
Scientific Name: Crinum asiaticum L..
Family: Amaryllidaceae.
Genus: Crinum.
Common names in English: poisonbulb.
Description: Crinum asiaticum (Common names: Poison Bulb, Giant Crinum Lily, Grand Crinum Lily, Spider Lily) is a plant native to southern China, Hong Kong, Jeju-do in South Korea, India, Nansei-shoto (Ryukyu Islands), Ogasawara-shoto (Bonin Islands), Mainland Japan, Taiwan, Assam, Bangladesh, India, the Maldive Islands, Sri Lanka, the Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar (Burma), the Paracel & Spratly Islands, Thailand, Vietnam, Mauritius, Borneo, Cocos Island, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Peninsular Malaysia, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Philippines, Christmas Island, the Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Norfolk Island, Australia, Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa and Vanuatu. - for more info about Crinum asiaticum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Crinum asiaticum
*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


Crinum asiaticum in other websites
Crinum asiaticum 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 Crinum asiaticum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Crinum asiaticum - See link.


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