Cook, Will. “Black Walnut (Juglans Nigra).” Black Walnut (Juglans Nigra). Carolinanature.com, 2008. Web. 18 Mar. 2016.
|Scientific Name||Juglans nigra|
|Common Names||Black Walnut|
|Medicinal or Edible Section||Seed, Bark, Fruit, Leaves, Seed Oil, Sap|
|Medicinal and Edible Uses||Seed- dessert nut, widely used in cakes; Bark- laxative, infusion treats diarrhea, treats toothache, headaches; Fruit- juice treats ringworm, strengthens hair follicles; Leaves- rubbed on body to treat ringworm; Seed Oil- treats leprosy and wounds; Sap- used in syrups, treats inflammations|
|Used to treat||Blood Pressure, Cathartic/Laxative, Diarrhea, Fever, Insecticides, Intestinal Worms, Psychological Aids, Skin, 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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