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The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines

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Published: 1901
Language: English
Wordcount: 71,143 / 258 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: -73.8
LoC Category: QK
Downloads: 2,643
Added to site: 2008.08.23 21844
Genres: Nature, Health

The medical knowledge represented in this book is over a century old. The publication of this book is for historical interest only, and is not to be construed as medical advice by Project Gutenberg or its volunteers. Medicinal plants should not be used without consulting a trained medical professional. Medical science has made considerable progress since this book was written. Recommendations or prescriptions may have been superseded by better alternatives, or invalidated altogether.

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h, Dysoxylum Blancoi, Sandoricum Indicum, Carapa Moluccensis, Cedrela Toona 75-80 Celastraceæ--Celastrus paniculata 80-81 Rhamnaceæ--Zizyphus Jujuba, Rhamnus Wightii 81-82 Anacardiaceæ--Mangifera Indica, Anacardium occidentale, Odina Wodier 82-86 Moringeæ--Moringa pterygosperma 86-88 Leguminosæ (Papilionaceæ)--Agati grandiflora, Abrus precatorius, Mucuna pruriens, Erythrina Indica, Clitoria ternatea, Pterocarpus santalinus, P. Indicus, P. erinaceus, Pongamia glabra 88-95 Leguminosæ (Cæsalpineæ)--Cæsalpinia Bonducella, C. Sappan, C. pulcherrima, Cassia fistula, C. occidentalis, C. alata, Tamarindus Indica, Bauhinia malabarica 96-106 Leguminosæ (Mimoseæ)--Entada scandens, Parkia Roxburghii, Acacia Farnesiana 106-109 Crassulaceæ--Kalanchoe laciniata 109-110 Combretaceæ--Terminalia Catappa, T. Chebula, Quisqualis Indica 110-113 Myrtaceæ--Psidium pomiferum, Eugenia Jambolana 113-116 Melastomaceæ--Melastoma malabatrichum



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