Calceolaria brasiliensis Britton
Hybanthus tarapotinus Ule
Ionidium album A.St.-Hil.
Ionidium nanum A.St.-Hil.
Hybanthus albus is a shrub.
The plant is sometimes gathered from the wild for local medicinal use.
- Flora of Peru
- Macbride. J.F.
- Field Museum of Natural History
- An excellent attempt at a Flora of Peru, though it is clear that many of the plants were imperfectly known at that time and so information on them was sketchy. Available for download from the Internet.
S. America - Argentina, Uruguay, Brazil, Peru.
The plant is emetic and purgative[
- Dictionary of Economic Plants.
- Uphof. J. C. Th.
- An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants. Not for the casual reader.
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