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

 

Acanthospermum hispidum basic info
Scientific Name: Acanthospermum hispidum DC..
Family: Compositae.
Genus: Acanthospermum.
Common names in English: goat's-head, starbur.
Description: Acanthospermum hispidum (bristly starbur, goat's head, hispid starburr, starbur) is an annual plant in the family Asteraceae, which is native to Central and South America. - for more info about Acanthospermum hispidum See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Acanthospermum hispidum
*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

 

Acanthospermum hispidum in other websites
Acanthospermum hispidum 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 Acanthospermum hispidum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Acanthospermum hispidum - See link.

 

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