Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in northern Israel

Amots Dafni, Zohara Yaniv, Dan Palevitch

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An ethnobotanical survey was conducted in Israel on native plants which are known as medicinal plants by different ethnic groups practicing traditional medicine. In this work 43 species are reported, based on quotations and frequency of utilization. Their current medicinal uses, as well as methods of preparation and administration are described and compared with literary evidence.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)295-310
Number of pages16
JournalJournal of Ethnopharmacology
Issue number3
StatePublished - May 1984

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Drug Discovery
  • Pharmacology


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