Selinum wallichianum (DC.) Raizada & H.O. Saxena (= Selinum tenuifolium Salisb.)

DeFilipps, Robert A. & Krupnick, Gary A., 2018, The medicinal plants of Myanmar, PhytoKeys 102, pp. 1-341: 10

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scientific name

Selinum wallichianum (DC.) Raizada & H.O. Saxena (= Selinum tenuifolium Salisb.)
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Selinum wallichianum (DC.) Raizada & H.O. Saxena (= Selinum tenuifolium Salisb.) 

Name.

English: Wallich milk parsely.

Range.

Himalayas, in India and West Pakistan; from Kashmir to Bhutan, 2-3962 m. In Myanmar, found in Kachin.

Uses.

Leaf: Has bechic, carminative, nervine, antiseptic, and anthelmintic properties. Leaf and Root: Used to regulate stomach and intestinal functions. Plant used for medicinal purposes (exact uses not given in Nordal 1963).

Note.

Perry (1980) discusses the general uses of the genus, including that "the drug is prescribed for colds and diarrhea".

References.

Nordal (1963), Perry (1980).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Apiales

Family

Apiaceae

Genus

Selinum