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


Arctium lappa basic info
Scientific Name: Arctium lappa L..
Family: Compositae.
Genus: Arctium.
Common names in English: burdock, edible burdock, great burdock, greater burdock, lappa.
Description: Arctium lappa (additional commonly names: greater burdock, gobō, edible burdock, lappa, beggar's buttons) is a Eurasian species of plants in the sunflower family, cultivated in gardens for its root used as a vegetable. - for more info about Arctium lappa See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Arctium lappa
*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


Arctium lappa in other websites
Arctium lappa 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 Arctium lappa - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Arctium lappa - See link.


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