Herbarium Sheet Detail
NTBG Plant Name:
November 9, 2004
Tim Flynn (PTBG) 13 sept 2005
A. Dores, P. Raynor, & E. Albert
Herb, 3 ft, no flower, long green fruit turning black when ripe. N.V. "Oangen Pele [Pohnpeian]."
Tuber: Labor. For pregnant women during labor. Take 4 pieces of tuber and pound. Squeeze in a glass of water and have the lady dip during labor. Drink up to 4 cups throughout the day if the labor is tough.
Informant: William Louis, Pohnpei, Male.
Date of Record Creation:
April 14, 2013
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022
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