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NTBG Plant Name:
Psidium guajava
Barcode:
PTBG1000002455
Specimen ID:
052941
Collector ID:
4233
Collector Name:
Michael J. Balick
Collection Date:
August 23, 2001
Herbarium Name:
NY
Determiner:
M> J> Balick
Observers:
Elson Alten, Robert Gallen, Patrick Long, Ally Raynor
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Pohnpei
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
Madolenihmw Municipality
Locality:
Sapwerek. Home of Elson Alten.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree 7 m tall, dbh 15 cm; fruits green. N.V. kuapa [Pohnpian]
Ethnobotanical Notes:
young leaves Antidiarrheal. Pound 4 of the young shoots and squeeze into a cup of water, squeeze 4 times. Use with MB 4232 (Allophylus timoriensis sekesek.). If after drinking 1 cup does not stop diarrhea, another cup can be used.
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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