The plant has a long history of medicinal use and is also the source of an essential oil. It is often harvested from the wild, whilst it is also grown in gardens and. Blumea appendiculata DC. Synonym. Blumea balsamifera var. balsamifera. Synonym. Blumea balsamifera var. microcephala Kitam. Synonym. Blumea grandis. PDF | Leaves of Blumea balsamifera (Lin.) DC. are used in traditional Thai and Chinese medicine for the treatment of septic wounds and other infections.
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Or, Login with your user account:. The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance. Nomenclature and Classification Nomenclature and Classification. Data correspond to usage on the plateform after Dry fields, thickets, grasslands, mountain slopes, riverbanks; below m. Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you.
Two types of discoid flowers: Poultices of the pounded leaves are applied to treat haemorrhoids, and an alcoholic maceration serves as a liniment for rheumatism.
Document specific search options Title. Leaves simple, alternate, spiral; petiole lyrately lobed; lamina ca. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or balssmifera.
Induction time decreased with increasing concentration of Blumea balsamifera tea. User Group specific search options Title. Overview Overview Diagnostic Diagnostic Keys.
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The lobes are papillate, with sessile glands and sparse multicellular hairs. The leaves are 15—18 x 3. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately. A diuretic and kidney-stone medicine is prepared commercially from the plant in the Philippines. A weedthis plant is a ruderal species that often grows on disturbed land,  and in grasslands. Related observations Show all. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation.
Camphor is an important component of the oil, but its content may vary strongly. The current usage metrics is available hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days. The current map showing distribution of species is only indicative. Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3. Anther cells tailed at base. For the Korean writer, see Jeong Do-jeon. Retrieved 29 January In the Philippines, where it is most commonly known as sambongBlumea balsamifera is used in traditional herbal medicine for the common cold and as a diuretic.
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This explains the therapeutic benefits of consuming Blumea balsamifera tea as stone formers would form smaller stones that are easier to eliminate by urination. Flower head small, sessile. Flowering during October to November.
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Blumea balsamifera – Wikipedia
Simple, alternate, broadly elongated leaves, cm long, with toothed margin and appendaged or divided base. In most of the Philippines, B.
A decoction of the fresh leaves, alone or in combination with other plant preparations, is used as a bath for women after childbirth and also for young children.