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NTBG Plant Name:
Cordyline fruticosa
Barcode:
PTBG1000000966
Specimen ID:
053018
Collector ID:
27
Collector Name:
A. Dores
Collection Date:
October 3, 2002
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Determiner:
Tim Flynn 2004
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Pohnpei
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
U Municipality
Elevation:
15
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Shrub, stem 2 cm in diameter, 3 m tall, flowers reddish. N.V. dihng weitahta [Pohnpeian].
Ethnobotanical Notes:
leaves: Analgesic. Back pain, muscle pain, headache, and joint pain. Take two shoots of the young leaves, pound and wrap in a piece of cloth, squeeze in 1 liter of water. Drink this amount of medicine every day until it cures these pains. Informant: Alfred Dores: Pohnpei. Unknown.
Date of Last Update:
July 14, 2015

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