lechuga gui'xhi

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
lechuga gui'xhi
Spanish
lechuga de monte
Description:
Abundant herb that reaches a height of 40 centimeters, with yellow and white flowers and brown fruit. This herb is considered to have curative properties to treat inflammation of the prostate; it is boiled, left in the open air overnight and drunk throughout the day.
Habitat:
Selva baja espinosa. Pastoreo de ganado. Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado.
Associated Flora:
guie' niza, guiichi yaa, yaga ziña, bidxi toope, biibi, yana', biquiiche quichi', yaga la guitu xiña, batuuba', congo, guie' gade, mata buey, yaga bii, sa gue'la, copal, sabi duni, palo mulato, yaga la guiaa, granadiu, pimienta, yaga xiaa, xhidxiña, tau cuuni, yaga la guitu, guiichi xahui, quebra acha, yaga canela, batuuba', luba' guiichi gu, luba' alambre, dxima, chilui', bacua, yaga la guiaa, xhidxiña yaase, yaga brasil, guie' se'

Legend

Endangered
Protected
Non-native
Endemic to Mexico
Endemic to Oaxaca