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ID number:997901
Published: 17.01.2024.
Language: English
Level: College/University
Literature: 7 units
References: Not used
Time period viewed: 2021 - 2025 years

Medicinal plants from the forest

In addition to playing a major role in balancing the global ecosystem, many forest plants also have huge medicinal value. Twenty-five percent of all current western medicines are derived from plants found in forests. It is estimated that medical researchers have tested just 1% of the flora and fauna of forests for medically active compounds. The following are just a few of the many medicinal plants found in forests:

Found in the canopy of the South American forest, curare is a poisonous plant that grows as a large vine. Measuring about four inches at its base, this woody vine is capable of climbing a considerable height of about 30 metres high into the tree canopy.…

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