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

 

Abies balsamea basic info
Scientific Name: Abies balsamea (L.) Mill..
Family: Pinaceae.
Genus: Abies.
Common names in English: balsam fir, Canada balsam, eastern fir, fir balsam.
For common names of Abies balsamea in different languages - See link
Description: Abies balsamea or balsam fir is a North American fir, native to most of eastern and central Canada (Newfoundland west to central British Columbia) and the northeastern United States (Minnesota east to Maine, and south in the Appalachian Mountains to West Virginia). - for more info about Abies balsamea See link

 

Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Abies balsamea
*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

 

Abies balsamea in other websites
Abies balsamea 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 Abies balsamea - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Abies balsamea - See link.

 

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