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NTBG Plant Name:
Hedychium coronarium
Barcode:
PTBG1000037639
Specimen ID:
043660
Collector ID:
188
Collector Name:
A. Dores
Collection Date:
October 13, 2003
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Determiner:
Tim Flynn (PTBG) 7 sept 2005
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Pohnpei
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
U Municipality
Elevation:
11
Locality:
Nanisou.
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Herb, 1m tall, flowers white. N.V. "Sinser [Pohnpeian]."
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Tuber: Eyewash. Medicine for eye pain, red eye (to clean the eye). Take the tuber, clean it and scrape, wrap in piece of cloth. Squeeze in the eye, doesn't matter how much or how many drops in the eye. Informant: Elery Donre, Pohnpei, Female.
Date of Record Creation:
April 13, 2013
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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