Welcome to Who's Who Herald-news Q&A, where you can ask questions and receive answers. Get a FREE answer to any question.


0 votes

Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Cestrum nocturnum?
If you know websites containing any information about Cestrum nocturnum please link to them.
asked in Ethnobotany by (64.1k points)

1 Answer

0 votes

Here is some basic information about Cestrum nocturnum and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Cestrum nocturnum.


Cestrum nocturnum basic info
Scientific Name: Cestrum nocturnum L..
Family: Solanaceae.
Genus: Cestrum.
Common names in English: night-jessamine.
Description: Cestrum nocturnum is a species of Cestrum, native to the West Indies, but naturalized in South Asia . - for more info about Cestrum nocturnum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Cestrum nocturnum
*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


Cestrum nocturnum in other websites
Cestrum nocturnum 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 Cestrum nocturnum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Cestrum nocturnum - See link.


answered by (164k points)