Spartium junceum L.

Spartium junceum L.

Geophytes, Vines

  • Batha
  • Phrygana
  • Leguminosae (Fabaceae)
  • Spanish Broom
  • אֲחִירֹתֶם הַחֹרֶשׁ
  • akhirotem ha-khoresh
  • شيح
  • وزال
  • shih
  • wazzal
Medicinal uses

Complaints treated by Spartium junceum L.

System/State Complaint / Use Actions Preparation and Administration Parts Used Source
Dermatology Boils Anti-infective

Decoct whole plant in water & apply as hot compress x 2/day

Decoct whole plant in water & apply as hot compress x 2/day

Whole plant
Endocrine/ Metabolism Diabetes mellitus Hypoglycemic

1. Cook whole plant in water (without sugar), cool, filter & drink 1 cup x 3 /day for 40 days

1. Cook whole plant in water (without sugar), cool, filter & drink 1 cup x 3 /day for 40 days

Whole plant
Gastrointestinal Gastroenteritis Anti-infective

Decoct whole plant in water,cool, filter & drink 1 cup x3/day

Decoct whole plant in water,cool, filter & drink 1 cup x3/day

Whole plant
Gastrointestinal Gastroenteritis Anti-infective

Boil plant in water; cool; filter; drink 1 cup x3/day

Boil plant in water; cool; filter; drink 1 cup x3/day

Whole plant