badxa laga

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
badxa laga
Spanish
Description:
Herb found in abundance in La Ventosa in the rainy season and close to the plant known as la'sa yu. It produces a yellow flower. The leaves (not the flower or the seeds) are used for enemas, because it is considered to have medicinal properties against inflammation, especially of the stomach in women. Not edible.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado.
Associated Flora:
guiichi yaa, chumaga, yaga bii, la'sa yu moradu, xcu be'te, guiichi bidoorre, cebolla nisa, luba' xcu'du, biquiiche xiña', sana, yana', yaga xuga, roble, mano de lion