Herb latin name: Gnaphalium hypoleucum
Medicinal use of Gnaphalium hypoleucum:A paste of the plant is used in the treatment of coughs and backaches. It is also applied externally on affected parts.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Grazing ground and open slopes, 1500 - 2400 metres from Pakistan to Bhutan in the Himalayas.
Edible parts of Gnaphalium hypoleucum:Young leaves - cooked.
Propagation of the herb:Seed - sow late spring in situ and only just cover the seed.
Cultivation of Gnaphalium hypoleucum:Grazing ground and open slopes, 1500 - 2400 metres from Pakistan to Bhutan in the Himalayas.
Known hazards of Gnaphalium hypoleucum:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.