Herb latin name: Pleurospermum condollei
Medicinal use of Pleurospermum condollei:The entire plant is used in Tibetan medicine, where it is considered to have a bitter taste and a cooling potency. Antidote and febrifuge, it is used in the treatment of fevers from poisoning and spreading fever.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Found at elevations of 3,000 - 4,500 metres.
Propagation of Pleurospermum condollei:Seed - we have no information on this species but suggest sowing the seed in spring in a cold frame. Prick out the seedlings into individual pots when they are large enough to handle and grow them on in the greenhouse for their first winter, planting them out early the following summer. Division might be possible in the spring.
Cultivation of the herb:Found at elevations of 3,000 - 4,500 metres.
Known hazards of Pleurospermum condollei:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.