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


Epigaea repens basic info
Scientific Name: Epigaea repens L..
Family: Ericaceae.
Genus: Epigaea.
Common names in English: mayflower, trailing-arbutus.
Description: Epigaea repens is a low, spreading shrub, found from Newfoundland to Florida, west to Kentucky and the Northwest Territories. - for more info about Epigaea repens See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Epigaea repens
*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


Epigaea repens in other websites
Epigaea repens 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 Epigaea repens - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Epigaea repens - See link.


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