Chrozophora tinctoria (L.) A.Juss.

Chrozophora tinctoria (L.) A.Juss.

Chamaephytes

  • Desert
  • Thermophilous plants
  • Euphorbiaceae
  • dyer's croton
  • dyers litmus plant
  • turnsole
  • לְשִׁישִׁית הַצַּבָּעִים
  • leshishit ha-tzaba'im
  • غبيرية
  • ghubeiriya
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Chrozophora tinctoria (L.) A.Juss.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Dermatology Antiseptic for skin / wounds Anti-septic Whole plant
Dermatology Antiseptic for skin / wounds Anti-septic

1. Crush whole dried plant into fine powder & apply to skin
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2. Boil whole plant in water, cool, filter & wash (hands and feet)

1. Crush whole dried plant into fine powder & apply to skin
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2. Boil whole plant in water, cool, filter & wash (hands and feet)

Whole plant