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

 

Arbutus unedo basic info
Scientific Name: Arbutus unedo L..
Family: Ericaceae.
Genus: Arbutus.
Common names in English: Irish strawberry-tree, strawberry-tree.
For common names of Arbutus unedo in different languages - See link
Description: Arbutus unedo (strawberry tree) is an evergreen shrub or small tree in the family Ericaceae, native to the Mediterranean region and western Europe north to western France and Ireland. Due to its presence in southwest and northwest Ireland, it is known as either "Irish strawberry tree", or cain or cane apple (from the Gaelic name for the tree, caithne), or sometimes "Killarney strawberry tree". - for more info about Arbutus unedo See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Arbutus unedo
*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

 

Arbutus unedo in other websites
Arbutus unedo 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 Arbutus unedo - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Arbutus unedo - See link.

 

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