Plantas medicinales de Puerto Rico: folklore y fundamentos científicos

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La Editorial, UPR, 1982 - Nature - 498 pages
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"A study of the folkloric and scientific bases for the use of more than three hundred medicinal plants in Puerto Rico. Nunez-Melendez also provides analysis of their therapeutic value. An appendix of pharmaceutical preparations; a glossary of botanical terms and an index which gives the scientific names of the plants, are also included."

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At we grow some of these plants, and while we have a commercial interest our primary goal is to promote a healthy lifestyle in Puerto Rico. This book is a great resource to us and we recommend it!

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I know some of the plants and I have some of them in my garden.

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