Eriodictyon californicum. In: Fire Effects Information System, [Online]. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Fire. About California Yerba Santa (Eriodictyon californicum). Eriodictyon californicum is a species of plant in the Boraginaceae (Borage) family (formerly classified in. Pictures and description of Eriodictyon californicum, Yerba Santa.

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Yerba Santa, California yerba santa. Yerba Santa the name means Holy weed is a famous domestic remedy from south-western N. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf. If you have a medical condition, or are taking other drugs, herbs, or supplements, you should speak with a qualified healthcare provider before starting a new therapy.

It grows in drier areas of the coastal areas and the Sierra Nevada mountains.

Plants that prefer soils with above average moisture in their natural range, such as slope bottoms, canyon or ravine bottoms, north facing slopes or shaded soils with above average moisture retention. America where it is considered to be especially useful as an expectorant[]. There may be other proposed uses that are not listed below.

Yerba santa (Eriodictyon californicum) – Erma’s Nutrition Center

Z Eriodicyyon [C ] ;45 Interactions Interactions with Drugs The flavonoids homoeriodictyol and eriodictyol found in yerba santa may interfere with the way the body processes certain drugs using the liver’s “cytochrome P” enzyme system. Fair scientific evidence for this use it may not work F: Phytother Res ;14 3: Biol Pharm Bull ;28 2: J Nat Prod ;55 3: The common name “Sacred herb” is used for marijuana and tobacco Nicotiana tabacum. Biochem Pharmacol ;41 5: Your use of this site indicates your agreement to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.


Plants used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California.

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This species of shrub is used for revegetating damaged or disturbed lands, such as overgrazed rangeland. Free Rad Biol Med ; Isolation of potential cancer chemopreventive agents from Eriodictyon californicum. Strong scientific evidence for this use B: Biochem Pharmacol ;68 Caution is warranted in children due to the presence of ethanol. Hottest Month Hottest Month Average Temperature This field shows the range of average temperatures for the hottest month erioductyon the locations in which this plant species is found.

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Genius Central and Erma’s Nutrition Center have no means of independently evaluating the safety or functionality of the products offered by their suppliers and affiliates and thus can neither endorse nor recommend products. However, there is little scientific study of yerba santa in humans, and effectiveness has not been demonstrated for any specific condition.

Traditionally, milliliters of fluid extract has been taken by mouth with a spoon every hours for no more than ten days. Please view the copyright link for more information. The common name “gum bush” is also associated with several different Eriodictyon species. Children younger than 18 years There is no proven safe or effective dose for yerba santa in children. Site Type Slopes and flats. Summer Water Calscape Planting Guide.

In the United States and Britain, Eriodictyon californicum was formally used for conditions including influenza, bacterial pneumonia, asthma, bronchitis, and tuberculosis starting in the late s until the s when drug regulations became more stringent around proof of efficacy. Interactions with Herbs and Dietary Supplements The flavonoids homoeriodictyol and eriodictyol found in yerba santa may interfere with the way the body processes certain herbs or supplements using the liver’s “cytochrome P” enzyme system.


Inn Food Sci Emerg Tech ;5: It is hardy to zone UK 8. Growth Rate Fast, Moderate. Tap map to see plants native to location.

Blog Contact Us Directions. Information is based on review of scientific research data, historical practice patterns, and clinical experience. It is probably best grown against caljfornicum sunny wall. Allergies, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-parasitic, antioxidant, antiviral, arthritis, asthma, blood coagulation disorders, cancer, cosmetics, dry mouth, excipient inactive ingredient for drug delivery, food flavoring, hypercholesterolemia high cholesterolhypertension high blood pressuremalaria, saliva production, skin scrapes, smooth caljfornicum relaxant, tuberculosis, urinary tract infections.

The narrow, long leaves are somewhat lance-shaped and up to 15 centimeters in length. Dry mountain slopes at altitudes up to 1, metres[].

Menninger, and Paul R. Free radical scavenging and antioxidant activity of 5,7,3′,4′-hydroxy substituted flavonoids. This information should not be interpreted as specific medical advice. Only comments or links that are felt to be directly relevant to a plant will be included.

It is found in central to northern California and Oregon, where it grows in several types of habitat, including chaparral and forest. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

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