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


Eryngium campestre basic info
Scientific Name: Eryngium campestre L..
Family: Apiaceae.
Genus: Eryngium.
Common names in English: field eryngo, sea-holly, white-devil.
For common names of Eryngium campestre in different languages - See link
Description: Eryngium campestre, is a species of Eryngium distributed mainly at Central and southern Europe, north to Germany and Holland. It is Rare in the British Isles. Used in herbalism as an infusion to treat coughs, whooping cough and urinary infections. Roots were formerly candied as sweets or boiled and roasted as a vegetable. Active Ingredients: Essential oils, saponins, tannins. - for more info about Eryngium campestre See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Eryngium campestre
*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


Eryngium campestre in other websites
Eryngium campestre 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 Eryngium campestre - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Eryngium campestre - See link.


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