Beta vulgaris L.

Beta vulgaris L.

Annual

  • Nutrient-rich soils
  • ruderal
  • Amaranthaceae 
  • Beet
  • Common beet
  • Red beet
  • Sugar beet
  • סֶלֶק מָצוּי
  • seleq matzuy
  • سلق
  • شمندر
  • ضرس الكلب
  • dhirs el-kalb
  • shamandar
  • silq
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Beta vulgaris L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Dermatology Hair growth Unspecified

Rinse hair with juice of tuber

Rinse hair with juice of tuber

Dermatology Ripens skin lesions/ pimples Vulnerary

Extract juice by squeezing fresh leaves & apply as plaster/ bandge

Extract juice by squeezing fresh leaves & apply as plaster/ bandge

leaf
Nervous system Headache Analgesic

Decoct fruit &
drink

Decoct fruit &
drink

fruit
Womens Health Induce lactation Galactagogue

Eat fresh leaves

Eat fresh leaves

leaf