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


Geum urbanum basic info
Scientific Name: Geum urbanum L..
Family: Rosaceae.
Genus: Geum.
Common names in English: Bennet's-root, cloveroot, herb-bennet, wood avens.
Description: Geum urbanum, is a perennial plant, which grows in Europe and the Middle East. Also known as wood avens, herb Bennet, colewort and St. Benedict's herb. Wood avens was stated to be a treatment for poison and dog bites. Paracelsus suggested its use against liver disease, catarrh and stomach upsets. - for more info about Geum urbanum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Geum urbanum
*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


Geum urbanum in other websites
Geum urbanum 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 Geum urbanum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Geum urbanum - See link.


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