copachil

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
copachil
Spanish
copachil
Description:
Abundant shrub that reaches a height of 2 or 3 meters, with triangular leaves. The flower is white, while the fruit is green and has a somewhat spherical shape, with three lobes or segments. The bark is considered to have medicinal properties to treat coughs and asthma, and is boiled and drunk as water throughout the day.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. Potreros de ganado. Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado. Selva baja caducifolia. Cerca del basurero.
Associated Flora:
yana', yaga bii, guiichi yaa, xhaga la, copachil, bara seda xiñá', guie' se', yaga xuga, guiichi bihui, sabi guini, guie' niza, chumaga, xhaga la, guiichi yaa, guiichi bii, papaya dani, yana', chumaga, sabi duni, guiichi gueda, guenda bidxu, guiichi bidoorre, cortes, bidxi toope, guie' bi'chi, yaazi, xhidxiña yaase, guie' xhuuba, tau cuuni, bidxi mula', xhidxiña