Pallenis spinosa

Pallenis spinosa (L.) Cass.

Asteraceae (Compositae)

  • Spiny Golden-star Spiny Starwort
  • `ishbet ed-dabwa عشبة الدبوة
  • מוֹצִית קוֹצָנִית
  • motzit qotzanit


  • Batha
  • Phrygana

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Medicinal Complaints / Uses

Pallenis spinosa (L.) Cass.

Medicinal Complaints / Uses
System/State Traditional
Activity / Interpretation Traditional
Preparation/ Administration
Parts Used Source

Skin inflammation & rash especially facial acne

Anti-Infective, Anti-inflammatory

Burn dried leaves & branches, mix ashes + equal parts of olive oil (1:1) to obtain paste & apply x2/day.

Branch /twig, Leaf Z

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