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


Drimys winteri basic info
Scientific Name: Drimys winteri J. R. Forst. & G. Forst..
Family: Winteraceae.
Genus: Drimys.
Common names in English: Winter's-bark.
Description: Drimys winteri is a slender tree, native to the Magellanic and Valdivian temperate rain forests of Chile and Argentina. Also known as winter's bark or canelo. For centuries before vitamin C was isolated, "Winter's Bark" was esteemed as a preventive and remedy for scurvy. - for more info about Drimys winteri See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Drimys winteri
*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


Drimys winteri in other websites
Drimys winteri 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 Drimys winteri - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Drimys winteri - See link.


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