Parmentiera aculeata DC. Fam. Bignoniaceae.
This tree is used as
laxative and diuretic is recommended, too, to treat
ailments and their treatment includes the fruit, bark, flowers and roots, which are boiled and eaten as
. In other cases such as calculations and
tract, is effective grinding and eating the fruit extract or asarlo and eat it. Besides the cooking of the
, root or fruit, it is
good diuretic. Also used for other
, garraspera, cough and colds, the flowers are boiled with tejocote and sweetened drink warm fasting for two weeks.
Tree 4 to 12 m in height, trunk with thick crust cracked split with
and leaves. Their flowers come out of the trunk or at the ends of the branches, fruit and stem elongated. Lives in warm climates, temperate and semi. It grows in gardens and is associated with the tropical deciduous and
forest; Xeric scrublands, mountain cloud forests of