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


Galega officinalis basic info
Scientific Name: Galega officinalis L..
Family: Leguminosae.
Genus: Galega.
Common names in English: goat's-rue.
Description: Galega officinalis, is an herbaceous plant, native to the Middle East, but it has been naturalized in Europe, western Asia, and western Pakistan. Commonly known as galega, goat's-rue, French lilac, Italian fitch, or professor-weed. It has been known since the Middle Ages for relieving the symptoms of diabetes mellitus. - for more info about Galega officinalis See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Galega officinalis
*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


Galega officinalis in other websites
Galega officinalis 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 Galega officinalis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Galega officinalis - See link.


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