Herbarium Sheet Detail
NTBG Plant Name:
Michael J. Balick
August 2, 2007
! David H. Lorence 2008
Yadana Desmond, Ann Kitalong, Roberta Lee, Nicholas Penna, Sachi Singeo, Kiblas Soaladaob
Oikull Village, Meeting House 'bai', Beluu, Oikull.
Tree. 5m, dbh 8cm. Flowers are cream-yellow. Fruits are green with spikes.
Medicine- Used as a medicine for heartburn. Two or more young leaves are picked and chewed with water. The water should be warm or room temperature. This draught should settle the heartburn. If heartburn continues, take the treatment again. (ES) Food- Cultivated as an edible fruit. Local experts: Diladelbai Raphaela Sumang (f) (RS), Dirabelluu Kerengel Tesei (f,72) (KT), Eriko Singeo (f) (ES)
Mangrove forest and nearby stone path.
Date of Record Creation:
May 9, 2013
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022
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