Herbarium Sheet Detail
NTBG Plant Name:
September 8, 2003
Tim Flynn (PTBG) Aug. 2004
Herb, 1m tall, flowers red. N.V. "Oangenpele [Pohnpeian]."
Tuber: Antipruritic. Medicine to cure itchy skin. Take the tuber clean it and then scrape the inner part and miz with scraped coconut meat. Wrap in a piece of cloth. Rub on skin.
Informant: Pihpe Oscar, Pohnpei, Female.
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022
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