eclipta prostrata(redirected from li tsao)
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Small, daisy-like flower with long wrinkly leaves. Whole plant useable for bleeding, mouth and tooth problems, grey hair, liver, hepatitis, jaundice, spleen, headaches, hypertension, parasites, ulcers, cough, anemia, tuberculosis, asthma, antibacterial, stimulates immune system. Neutralizes venom of some rattlesnakes.
Edible Plant Guide © 2012 Markus Rothkranz