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

 

Ageratum conyzoides basic info
Scientific Name: Ageratum conyzoides L..
Family: Compositae.
Genus: Ageratum.
Common names in English: billygoat-weed, bluebonnet, bluetop, goatweed, tropical whiteweed, whiteweed.
Description: Ageratum conyzoides (Billygoat-weed, Chick weed, Goatweed, Whiteweed) is native to Tropical America, especially Brazil, and considered an invasive weed in many other regions. Herb 0.5–1 m. high, with ovate leaves 2–6 cm long, and flowers are white to mauve. - for more info about Ageratum conyzoides See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Ageratum conyzoides
*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

 

Ageratum conyzoides in other websites
Ageratum conyzoides 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 Ageratum conyzoides - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Ageratum conyzoides - See link.

 

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