Medicinal Plants

Aristolochia trilobata
Leaves of the Aristolochia trilobata and Aristolochia constricta or the caterpillar of Battus polydamas that feeds on them are soaked in rum and taken as a protection against evil, to break charms, and for bellyache. For epwidan make a tea of leaves together with those of go ponpon (Leonotis nepetaefolia), chadon benni (Eryngium foetidum), lime (Citrus aurantifolia), and gwen anbafey blan (Phyllanthus amarus).