Arboretum, Tyler. “American Holly Ilex opaca.” WikiMedia Commons. Commons.wikimedia.org, 23 Nov. 2007. Web. 18 Mar. 2016.
|Scientific Name||Ilex opaca|
|Common Names||American Holly|
|Medicinal or Edible Section||Leaves, Berries, Bark|
|Medicinal and Edible Uses||Leaves- roasted used as a tea, tea treats measles, colds, externally treats sore eyes, itchy skin; Berries- laxative, treats diarrhea, indigestion; Bark- tea treats malaria, epilepsy, sore eyes, itchy skin|
|Used to treat||Ear/Eye, Stomach|
Sandy Hook Herbarium can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.
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