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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Cymbopogon martini?
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Here is some basic information about Cymbopogon martini and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Cymbopogon martini.


Cymbopogon martini basic info
Scientific Name: Cymbopogon martini (Roxb.) Will. Watson.
Family: Poaceae.
Genus: Cymbopogon.
Common names in English: motia grass, rosha grass, rusa grass, sofia grass.
For common names of Cymbopogon martini in different languages - See link
Description: Cymbopogon martinii is a species of grass in the lemon grass genus native to India and Indochina but widely cultivated in many places for its aromatic oil which contains the active compound geraniol. This essential oil is valued for its scent and for a number of traditional medicinal and household uses. The plant is best known by the common name palmarosa. - for more info about Cymbopogon martini See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Cymbopogon martini
*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


Cymbopogon martini in other websites
Cymbopogon martini 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 Cymbopogon martini - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Cymbopogon martini - See link.


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