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Official name : Rhipsalis cassytha Gaertn.
Family : Cactaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 39
Author(s) : De Wildeman, É.
Title : A Propos de Médicaments Indigènes Congolais Institut Royal Colonial Belge. Section des Sciences naturelles et Médicales Mémoires.-Collection in-8°. Tome III, fascicule 3. (1935)
Symptoms : H(034)
Recipes : H(034) tachycardia; skin incision, cardiac region. Rub the incisions with a mixture of 3 drops of Rhipsalis cassytha (niando), a pinch of powder of (?) zimfula, of crushed leaves of Ageratum conyroides (tuvi a makoko)
Region : West and Central Africa
Country : Belgian Congo
Vernacular name : niando