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


Citrus reticulata basic info
Scientific Name: Citrus reticulata Blanco.
Family: Rutaceae.
Genus: Citrus.
Common names in English: mandarin, mandarin orange, mandarine orange, Swatow orange, tangerine.
For common names of Citrus reticulata in different languages - See link
Description: The mandarin (Citrus reticulata), also known as the mandarine, is a small citrus tree with fruit resembling other oranges. Mandarin are usually eaten plain or in fruit salads. In traditional Chinese medicine, the dried peel of the fruit is used in the regulation of ch'i, and also used to treat abdominal distension, to enhance digestion, and to reduce phlegm. Mandarins have also been used in ayurveda (traditional medicine of India). - for more info about Citrus reticulata See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Citrus reticulata
*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


Citrus reticulata in other websites
Citrus reticulata 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 Citrus reticulata - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Citrus reticulata - See link.


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