Busus. It is well known.
The wood and the root make a good purifier of the blood. It has greater virtues than the Guiacum. Leprosies have been cured by a decoction of the wood and root. The decoction of the bark, or powdered, successfully cures intermittent fevers, and is a good tonic for debility, for billions disorders, jaundice, and low spirits.
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