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NTBG Plant Name:
Cordyline fruticosa
Barcode:
PTBG1000026239
Specimen ID:
043622
Collector ID:
208
Collector Name:
A. Dores
Collection Date:
November 5, 2003
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Determiner:
Tim Flynn 7 Sept 2005
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Pohnpei
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
U Municipality
Elevation:
6
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Herb, 2 m tall, stem 3 cm diameter, white flower. N.V. dihng pwetepwet [Pohnpeian].
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Leaves. Antidepressant. Medicine to heal depression. Take four shoots of the young leaves, pound and wrap in a piece of cloth, squeeze in 1/2 gallon of water. Drink. Take this amount of medicine every day for four to eight days. Informant: Anna Mark, Pohnpei, Female.
Date of Record Creation:
May 7, 2012
Date of Last Update:
July 14, 2015

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