Euphorbia neriifolia L.

DeFilipps, Robert A. & Krupnick, Gary A., 2018, The medicinal plants of Myanmar, PhytoKeys 102, pp. 1-341: 69

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.102.24380

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scientific name

Euphorbia neriifolia L.
status

 

Euphorbia neriifolia L. 

Names.

Myanmar: shazaung-myin-na, ta-zaung, zizaung. English: hedge euphorbia, Indian spurgetree, oleander-leaved euphorbia.

Range.

India; perhaps also East Indies. Cultivated in Myanmar and elsewhere.

Use.

Leaf: Used to treat asthma.

Note.

Perry (1980) discusses the uses of the species in Taiwan, the Malay Peninsula, the Philippines, and Indonesia.

Reference.

Forest Department (1999).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

ORDO

Family

FAMILIA

Genus

Euphorbia