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


Eryngium planum basic info
Scientific Name: Eryngium planum L..
Family: Apiaceae.
Genus: Eryngium.
Common names in English: kok-bas.
For common names of Eryngium planum in different languages - See link
Description: Eryngium planum (flat sea holly) is a species of flowering plant in the family Apiaceae, native to the area that includes central and southeastern Europe and central Asia. It is an herbaceous perennial thistle growing to 50 cm (20 in) with branched silvery-blue stems, and numerous small blue conical flowerheads surrounded by spiky bracts in summer. - for more info about Eryngium planum See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Eryngium planum
*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 planum in other websites
Eryngium planum 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 planum - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Eryngium planum - See link.


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