Medicinal Plants

Chromolaena odorata
For colds and flu the leaves of Chromolaena odorata are pounded to extract the juice, which is mixed with a tablespoon each of honey, castor oil and olive oil. A tea of the leaves is recommended for bles. For early stages of cancer flewi nwel is boiled with tabak djab (Pluchea odorata), ti patat (Ruellia tuberosa), chadon benni (Eryngium foetidum) (the whole plant with roots), and a planten leaf (Plantago major). It makes three cups and a cup should be drunk three times a day.