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


Asarum canadense basic info
Scientific Name: Asarum canadense L..
Family: Aristolochiace.
Genus: Asarum.
Common names in English: Canada snakeroot, wild ginger.
For common names of Asarum canadense in different languages - See link
Description: Asarum canadense, commonly known as Canada wild ginger, Canadian snakeroot and broad-leaved asarabaccais, is a herbaceous perennial native to deciduous forest in eastern North America, from the Great Plains east to the Atlantic Coast, and from southeastern Canada south to approximately the fall line in the southeastern United States. - for more info about Asarum canadense See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Asarum canadense
*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


Asarum canadense in other websites
Asarum canadense 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 Asarum canadense - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Asarum canadense - See link.


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