Herbal Medicinal Plants
Local herbal remedies should only be used under the guidance
of a knowledgeable herbal medicine practioner!
claimed that if you tell fèy do blan, Chaptalia nutans.
you love it, it will grow by your
house. This way you have dependable supply. The leaves are boiled
and drunk for gas. A tea of the seeds of fonmajé (Ceiba
pentantra) and leaves of fèy do blan will allow you to invoke the
Devil. If you need to vomit because your stomach hurts and you
think someone might have put something in you drink, a tea of fèy do
blan may help. mawi pouwi (Petiveria alliacea) and chapantye
(Justicia pectoralis) may be added. For diarrhea a tea of
mawi powi, chapantye, fèy do blan, djapanna (Eupatorium triplinerve)
and guava (Psidium guajava) is recommended.
Verna Slane 1987