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


Helicteres isora basic info
Scientific Name: Helicteres isora L..
Family: Malvaceae.
Genus: Helicteres.
Common names in English: red isora, spiralbush.
Description: Helicteres isora is a species of small tree or large shrub found in Asia including Indian Subcontinent, South China, Malay Peninsula, Java and Saudi Arabia and in Australia too. Also called Indian screw tree. The plant possess an impressive range of nutritional and medicinal properties. - for more info about Helicteres isora See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Helicteres isora
*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


Helicteres isora in other websites
Helicteres isora 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 Helicteres isora - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Helicteres isora - See link.


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