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Amomum hochreutineri

Valeton

Zingiberaceae

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General Information

Amomum hochreutineri is a perennial plant producing leafy stems up to 100cm tall from a long, stout rhizome[
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The plant is harvested from the wild for local medicinal use.

Known Hazards

None known

Botanical References


Range

Southeast Asia - Indonesia (Java.)

Habitat

Not known

Properties

Medicinal Rating *  *
HabitPerennial
Height0.80 m
Cultivation StatusWild

Cultivation Details

Not known

Edible Uses

None known

Medicinal

The rhizomes and fruits are used as a poultice to treat lumbago[
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Title
Plant Resources of Southeast Asia
Publication
 
Author
 
Website
http://proseanet.org/
Publisher
 
Year
0
ISBN
 
Description
Lots of information on the uses of the plants of SE Asia.
].

Other Uses

None known

Propagation

Seed -
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