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

 

Chaenomeles speciosa basic info
Scientific Name: Chaenomeles speciosa (Sweet) Nakai.
Family: Rosaceae.
Genus: Chaenomeles.
Common names in English: flowering-quince, Japanese-quince.
For common names of Chaenomeles speciosa in different languages - See link
Description: Chaenomeles speciosa is a thorny deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub native to eastern Asia. The fruit has been part of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) for thousands of years, used to treat arthritis, leg edema, and cramping in the calf muscle. Commonly known as flowering quince, Chinese quince, or Japanese quince, or as zhou pi mugua in traditional Chinese medicine. - for more info about Chaenomeles speciosa See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Chaenomeles speciosa
*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

 

Chaenomeles speciosa in other websites
Chaenomeles speciosa 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 Chaenomeles speciosa - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Chaenomeles speciosa - See link.

 

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