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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Glechoma hederacea?
If you know websites containing any information about Glechoma hederacea please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Glechoma hederacea and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Glechoma hederacea.


Glechoma hederacea basic info
Scientific Name: Glechoma hederacea L..
Family: Lamiaceae.
Genus: Glechoma.
Common names in English: ground-ivy.
Description: Glechoma hederacea is an aromatic, perennial, evergreen creeper, native to Europe and southwestern Asia but has been introduced to North America and is now common in most regions other than the Rocky Mountains. It is commonly known as ground-ivy, gill-over-the-ground, creeping charlie, alehoof, tunhoof, catsfoot, field balm, and run-away-robin. has been used in the traditional medicine of Europe going back thousands of years. - for more info about Glechoma hederacea See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Glechoma hederacea
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Glechoma hederacea in other websites
Glechoma hederacea common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Glechoma hederacea - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Glechoma hederacea - See link.


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