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

 

Dodonaea viscosa basic info
Scientific Name: Dodonaea viscosa Jacq..
Family: Sapindaceae.
Genus: Dodonaea.
Common names in English: Florida hopbush, giant hopbush, hopshrub, narrow-leaf hopbush, sticky dodonea, sticky hopbush, sticky hopbush, wedge-leaf hopbush.
Description: Dodonaea viscosa is a species of flowering plant that has a cosmopolitan distribution in tropical, subtropical and warm temperate regions of Africa, the Americas, southern Asia and Australasia. The wood is extremely tough and durable and it has been used for making weapons, carved walking staves, axe-handles, weights on drill shafts, house building and as firewood. Its leaves may also be used as plasters for wounds. - for more info about Dodonaea viscosa See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Dodonaea viscosa
*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

 

Dodonaea viscosa in other websites
Dodonaea viscosa 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 Dodonaea viscosa - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Dodonaea viscosa - See link.

 

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