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Prunus persica (L.) Batsch

This result should not be considered complete or definitive and is for reference only. Care must be taken when using any wild plant for food, fiber, medicine or any other non-traditional uses. The information was complied using multiple sources and these references should be consulted for more complete descriptions of usage(s) and potential health risk. We are not responsible for any ill effects from the information included on this page.

Uses Part Preparation Effect Notes
Fruit  Fruit
Medicine  Bark Steep Colds/sore throat/earache Cough medicine
Bark Pour cold water over bark Digestion Drink to stop vomiting
Leaf Tea Digestion Stomach
Leaf Wring in cold water Inflamation/swelling Bathe
Plant Tea; decoction Digestion Purgative; worms
Plant Tea Fever
Seed Parch kernels Digestion Worms


         
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