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

 

Heimia salicifolia basic info
Scientific Name: Heimia salicifolia Link.
Family: Lythraceae.
Genus: Heimia.
Common names in English: willow-leaf heimia.
Description: Heimia salicifolia is a flowering plant, native to the Americas, ranging from the southwestern United States (Texas and New Mexico) through Mexico and Central America to Argentina. The plant has been used for shamanic purposes by native peoples in Central America and Mexico. - for more info about Heimia salicifolia See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Heimia salicifolia
*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

 

Heimia salicifolia in other websites
Heimia salicifolia 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 Heimia salicifolia - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Heimia salicifolia - See link.

 

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