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Useful Temperate Plants

Dipcadi erythaeum

Webb.&Benth.

Liliaceae


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+ Synonyms

Common Name: Snakeroot

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General Information

Dipcadi erythaeum is a Bulb
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine..

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

N. Africa - Egypt to Arabia.

Habitat

Mobile and stable sands of the Negev desert in Israel.

Properties

Medicinal Rating *
HabitBulb
Height0.00 m
PollinatorsMoths
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

240

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

Cardiac stimulant, expectorant[
61
Title
A Dictionary of Plants Used by Man.
Publication
 
Author
Usher. G.
Publisher
Constable
Year
1974
ISBN
0094579202
Description
Forget the sexist title, this is one of the best books on the subject. Lists a very extensive range of useful plants from around the world with very brief details of the uses. Not for the casual reader.
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Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
Cite as: Temperate Plants Database, Ken Fern. temperate.theferns.info. 2019-10-16. <temperate.theferns.info/plant/Dipcadi+erythaeum>

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