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


Cymbopogon flexuosus basic info
Scientific Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus (Nees) Will. Watson.
Family: Poaceae.
Genus: Cymbopogon.
Common names in English: East Indian lemongrass, lemongrass, Malabar grass, Malabar lemongrass.
For common names of Cymbopogon flexuosus in different languages - See link
Description: Cymbopogon flexuosus is a perennial grass native to India, Sri Lanka, Burma, and Thailand. An essential oil is produced by steam distillation of the freshly cut leaves and it is believed to help with stress-related disorders, and has been shown to have antifungal and antimicrobial properties. - for more info about Cymbopogon flexuosus See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Cymbopogon flexuosus
*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


Cymbopogon flexuosus in other websites
Cymbopogon flexuosus 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 Cymbopogon flexuosus - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Cymbopogon flexuosus - See link.


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