FEATURE ARTICLES PLANTS UPDATES
RECENT MEDICINAL PLANT UPDATES
The Complete Updated List of Philippine Medicinal Plants in Tagalog and English
Sabila (Aloe vera) 8/16 Norfolk pine 8/17 Tikas (Canna lily) 8/17 Apostola (Pink and white flower) 8/18
Tindalo (Rainbow shower) 8/19 Abkel (Petroleum nut) 8/22 Kalipkip 8/23 Talong (Eggplant) 8/25
Alugbati (Spinach vine) 8/26 Dusol (Resurrection lily) 8/26 Rimas (Breadfruit) 8/27 Kamansi (Breadnut) 8/28
Katigbi (Job's tears) 8/28 Botgo (White fig) 8/28 Rambutan (Ramboutanier) 8/29 Higus-manok (False daisy) 8/29
Botete (Spiny spider flowers) 8/31 Dalandan (Sour orange) 9/1 Bias-biasan (Kodo millet) 9/2 Gogo (St. Tomas bean) 9/2
Bakalanga (Tropical chickweed) 9/3 Guayabano (Soursop) 9/4 Kaya-kayapuan (Water clover) 9/5 Plumbago (Sky flower) 9/7
Fire tree (Flamboyant tree) 9/8 Manga (Mango) 9/9 Papaya (Melon tree) 9/10 Marihuana 9/11
Talampunay (Thorn apple) 9/11 Kolitis (Wild amaranth) 9/12 Sampa-sampalukan (Seed-under-leaf) 9/12 Hilagak (Carabao's teats) 9/13
Saga (Prayer beads) 9/14 Kamantigi (Touch-me-not) 9/15 Baging-galapok 9/15 Alinang (Rice flatsedge) 9/15
Kamias (Bilimbi tree) 9/16 Kamias (Bilimbi tree) 9/16 Neem (Holy tree) 9/17 Bangkok calachuche (Desert rose) 9/17
Ipil-ipil (Lead tree) 9/18 Adelfa (South sea rose) 9/19 Buri (Buri palm) 9/20 Biri (Toothache plant) 9/20
NEW MEDICINAL PLANT ENTRIES
Glory bush 8/13 Darak (Rice bran) 8/16 Pokpoklo (Finger algae) 8/19 Anthurium (Flamingo flower) 8/21
Guijo (Red balan) 8/27      
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