Posts Tagged ‘halamang gamot’

Marigold Herbal properties

Monday, March 24th, 2014


Marigold’s scientific name is Tagetes erecta Linn.  commonly it is called as Ahito and Amarillo in the Philippines.  It is a good source of lutein, Roots can be use as laxative. (more…)

Alimpai herbal medicine

Monday, March 26th, 2012


 

ALIMPAI

 

CROTON CAUDATUS Geisel.

 

Local name: Alimpai (Tag.).

 

Alimpai is found only in Benguet, Pangasinan and Rizal Provinces in Luzon, and in Palawan, in thickets and ravines at low altitudes, ascending to 400 meters. It is also reported form India to Southern China and southward to Sumatra, Java, Christmas Islands, and Borneo.

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Alikbangon herbal medicine

Monday, March 26th, 2012


ALIKBANGON

 

COMMELINA DIFFUSA Barm f.

Commelina nudiflora Linn.

Tradescantia cristata Naves

 

Local names: Alibangon (Tag.); bangar-an-lalaki (If.); gatiking (Bon.); katkatauang (Bon.); kitkitauang (Bon.); kohasi (Iv.); kalasi (Ilk.); kulkul-lasi (Ilk.).

 

Alikbangon is found throughout the Philippines in open grasslands, waste places etc. at low and medium altitudes. It is pantropic in distribution.

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