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


Chamaelirium luteum basic info
Scientific Name: Chamaelirium luteum (L.) A. Gray.
Family: Melanthiaceae.
Genus: Chamaelirium.
Common names in English: devil's-bit, fairy-wand, false unicorn, false unicorn-root, helonias.
Description: Chamaelirium is a genus of flowering plants containing the single species Chamaelirium luteum, commonly known as Blazing-Star, It is a perennial herb native to the eastern United States. - for more info about Chamaelirium luteum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Chamaelirium luteum
*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


Chamaelirium luteum in other websites
Chamaelirium luteum 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 Chamaelirium luteum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Chamaelirium luteum - See link.


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