Rubiaceae Coprosma sp.


Hawaiian - Drug, Tuberculosis Remedy

Use documented by:
Akana, Akaiko, 1922, Hawaiian Herbs of Medicinal Value, Honolulu: Pacific Book House, page 69

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Scientific name: Coprosma sp.
Common names: Maile-kaluhea
Family: Rubiaceae
Family (APG): Rubiaceae
Native American Tribe: Hawaiian
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Tuberculosis Remedy
Notes: Infusion of pounded vines, roots and other plants strained and used as a wash for scrofulous sores.

RECRD: 8286 id: 10630