Family • Fabaceae - Parosela glandulosa (Blanco) Merr. - FOXTAIL PRAIRIE CLOVER
|Amorpha glandulosa Blanco|
|Parosela glandulosa (Blanco) Merr.|
|Parosela nigra Rose|
|Dalea alopecuroides Blanco|
|Dalea nigra Mart. & Gal.|
|Dalea glandulosa Merr.|
|Dalea leporina (Alton) Bullock|
|Prairie clover (Engl.)|
Kamañgi is an erect, branched, nearly smooth herb, 30 to 60 cm high. Stems are reddish or purplish. Leaves are about 3 cm long. Leaflets are linear to narrowly oblong, 4 to 10 mm long, prominently glandular-punctate beneath. Spikes are dense, capitate ovoid to oblong, 1 to 2 cm long. Flowers are very numerous, each subtended by a lanceolate, long-acuminate, hairy, glandular
Leaves, stems, roots.
– Decoction of roots taken as a cold drink for hemoptysis.
– Juice of fresh leaves used as vulnerary, the baggase applied as cataplasm on wounds.
– Ash of leaves and stems used as cicatrizant.
• No studies found.