Pinus halepensis

Pinus halepensis Mill.


  • Aleppo Pine
  • qurreish snobar قريش صنوبر
  • qurreish قريش
  • snobar halabi صنوبر حلبي
  • אֹרֶן יְרוּשָׁלַיִם
  • oren Yerushalayim


  • Mediterranean maquis and forest

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Medicinal Complaints / Uses

Pinus halepensis Mill.

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

Vomiting in babies


Crush seeds into fine powder, mix + water & eat x1 small teaspoon before meals.

Seed Z
Nervous System

Paralysis; "falij"


Mash seeds, mix + honey & eat x1 teaspoon mornings before breakfast.

Seed Z

Increase sexual desire


Eat uncooked fruits daily.

Fruit B

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The wood, sawdust & resin of Pinus halepensis & other pine species can cause allergic dermatitis. Essential oil is contraindicated in asthma, bronchitis & pertussis. Astringent taste may cause stomach discomfort.