Herbarium Sheet Detail
NTBG Plant Name:
Vine, flowers white, fruits greenish. N.V. Tektek (Pohnpeian)
Medicial Use Notes:
Analgesic for headache, back pain, muscle pain, and joint pain. Pound 4 or 8 leaves, wrap it in coconut fiber and squeeze in 1/2 gallon (of water?) . Drink for 4-8 days. Half gallon should be drunk each day.
Informant : Stewo Gallen, Pohnpei, school teacher, male, 58 years old.
Date of Record Creation:
May 20, 2013
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022
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