biruba guiiña

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
biruba guiiña
Spanish
tulipán de campo
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Description:
Shrub that reaches a height of 4-5 meters. It flowers all year round, producing a red flower and an edible green and red fruit. It is believed to have medicinal properties and can be used to treat tonsillitis by boiling the flower in water and gargling the mixture.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. A orilla de cultivo.
Associated Flora:
yaga bii, chumaga, fitufiu', gula bere', guiichi bupu, yaga xiñá, biruba guiiña, xhaga la, yaga biibi