Notobasis syriaca

Notobasis syriaca (L.) Cass.

Asteraceae (Compositae)

  • Syrian Thistle
  • خرفيش
  • خرفيش الكبير
  • خرفيش جمال
  • خرفيش عادي
  • khurfesh
  • khurfesh 'adi
  • khurfesh el-kebir
  • khurfesh jimal
  • בַּרְקָן סוּרִי
  • barqan suri

Annual

  • Batha
  • Disturbed habitats
  • Phrygana

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Medicinal Complaints / Uses

Notobasis syriaca (L.) Cass.

System/StateTraditional
Complaint/Use
Activity / Interpretation Traditional
Preparation/Administration

Parts Used

Source
Cardiovascular

High blood pressure (Hypertension)

Hypotensive

Eat fresh raw aerial parts.

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Mental Health

Nervousness

Anxiolytic

Eat fresh raw aerial parts.

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Wound Healing

Burn/skin lesions/ wounds

Vulnerary

Apply powder of dried plant or juice of fresh plant to affected area.

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