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

 

Cynodon dactylon basic info
Scientific Name: Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers..
Family: Poaceae.
Genus: Cynodon.
Common names in English: Bermuda grass, Bermuda grass, common couch, devil's grass, giant Bermuda grass, green couch, hariali grass, Indian couch, plain couch, quick grass.
For common names of Cynodon dactylon in different languages - See link
Description: Cynodon dactylon, is a grass that originated in the Middle East. lthough it is not native to Bermuda, it is an abundant invasive species there. It is presumed to have arrived in North America from Bermuda, resulting in its common name. - for more info about Cynodon dactylon See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Cynodon dactylon
*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

 

Cynodon dactylon in other websites
Cynodon dactylon 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 Cynodon dactylon - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Cynodon dactylon - See link.

 

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