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Official name : Samolus valerandi L.
Family : Theophrastaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HV 51
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title : A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms : H(013), H(037)
Recipes : Samolus valerandi for tea for H(037) lung ailments; H(013) skin rash (species that are mainly of historical interest) from Smith (1895); from Dykman (1908) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : bronkors (Africaans)