Plantago major L.
|Scientific Name||Plantago major L.|
|Locality||MYANMAR: Shan State; Pin Sein Pin village, Pindaya Township.|
|Notes||Herb cultivated at home garden for medicinal use. Flowers white.|
|Use||Wild edible plant: young leaves for salad; medicinal plant: leaf heated on fire to become wilted, touch on abscess and boils; paste of leaves used as bandage for broken legs; young leaves prepared as salad, consumed as food for toxaemia and hypertension; paste of entire plant used over abscess|
|Collectors||Thant Shin, Myint Aung & San Pyaw|
|Date||25 June 2015|