藥用植物

闊葉赤車使者Elatostema platyphylloides B. L. Shih & Yuen P. Yang

  • [Distribution]Distributed in Hainan of China, Badan islands of Philippines, and the shady, cold and moist mountain areas, at medium altitudes of Taiwan.
  • [Morphology]Perennial, monoecious herb. Leaves thick-chartaceous, scabrous, subsessile, obliquely elliptic-obovate to oblong, apex acute, base oblique, margin serrate. Flowers unisexual axillary, yellowish green, compressed- glomerules, with white flowers in spring.
  • [Efficacy]Taiwanese aboriginals decoct its roots together with Spiraea prunifolia var. pseudoprunifolia, Anthrophyum formosanum and Emilia sonchifolia radix to treat fevers. The leaves are mashed to cover wounds. The leaf decoction can be taken to treat venomous snake bites. The whole plant can clear heat and drain dampness, promote urination and disperse swelling. It is a cure when one accidentally touches Gonostegia pentandra or Pilea microphylla.

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