Jamaican Dandelion Plant

by John
(poestenkill, ny, us)

The Jamaican Dandelion

The Jamaican Dandelion

QUESTION:

I need a picture of a Jamaican dandelion? Please

ANSWER: May-26-2009 by Wellesley Gayle




Hi John,

Please see the picture above.

Dandelion (Cassia Occidentailis) has been used for medicinal purposes since the 10th century and has proven value as a diuretic (flushing excess water from the body).

It also promotes the flow of bile and stimulates the appetite. Dandelion juice once enjoyed considerable popularity as a diuretic, laxative and remedy for rheumatism. In folk medicine, dandelion is also used as a remedy for haemorrhoids, gout, rheumatism, eczema, other skin conditions, and diabetes. (JamaicaGleaner.com)

Hope that helps.
Stay in touch John.


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Feb 19, 2015
medicine NEW
by: ashley

These plants have a great medicinal values and other uses. It prevents the unwanted assimilations of glucose and facilitates the elimination of the feaces.fashion for playIt also contains some curative substances. Metabolism disorders are treated with the help of this plant.

Nov 06, 2014
makes great tea! NEW
by: Wellesley

I've been drinking the team of the parched sead for a while for my 'slipped disc' in my back as well.

I don't always drink it black (like coffee), I also add my Lasco and honey :-)

Nov 06, 2014
Dandlelion Tea NEW
by: Anonymous

The Jamaica Dandlelion is very dood for all different types of health problemsfrom the leaves
the beans.roots and the bark can be used for tea.

Dec 01, 2010
picture of dadelion plant
by: Anonymous

i need to see what it can do for my health

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