plantain

Plantain

Current Uses

Taste

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Plant Parts Used

Used in Spirits

Cultivation Regions

Origins

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Therapeutic Properties

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Precautions

Ayurvedic Character

Cooling

Substitutions

History

Also known as the "soldier's plant" because of its use on the battlefield as a wound dressing. Native Americans used it as a natural bandage.

Footnotes

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