Seneca snakeroot/ Senega

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Seneca snakeroot/ セネガ (ヒロハセネガ)
Seneca snakeroot/ セネガ (ヒロハセネガ)

学名/ Botanical name : Polygala senega

シノニム/ Synonym :

英名/ English name :  Seneca snakeroot

別名/ Alternative English name: senega snakeroot, senegaroot, rattlesnake root, mountain flax

日本名/ Japanese name: セネガ

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name:

タイ語名/ Thai name:

原産地/ Original : North America


The inflorescence is a spike of rounded white or greenish flowers. Its species name honors the Seneca people, a Native American group who used the plant to treat snakebite. Although the effect to snake not proved but is still in use as an herbal remedy. It is ground and made into patent medicines, mainly remedies for respiratory complaints.



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写真ギャラリー/ Gallery

Polygala senega var latifolia/ ヒロハセネガ

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