Saturday, July 3, 2010

Canarium schweinfurthri | Ubemgbada

Scientific classification of of Canarium schweinfurthri

Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Eudicotyledoneae
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Burseraceae
Genus: Canarium

Botanical Name: Canarium schweinfurthri
Common name: Ubemgbada
Family: Burseraceae

Useful parts of Canarium schweinfurthri (Ubemgbada) : Stem barks are useful for medicinal purpose.

Medicinal uses : Powder of stem bark with potash applied on the swollen limbs of pregnant women.

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