Morus Nigra. This is so well known where it grows that it needs no description.

Herbal Remedies and Medicinal Uses of Mullberry Tree:

mulberry leaf

—The Mulberry is of different parts; the ripe berries, by reason of their sweetness and slippery moisture, open the body, and the unripe bind it especially when they are dried; they are good to stay fluxes, and profuse menstruation. The bark of the root kills worms called taenia or tape-worm. A syrup made of the juice of the berries, cures inflammations or sores in the mouth, throat, and palate of the mouth when it is fallen down. The leaves beaten with vinegar are good for burns. A decoction made of the bark and leaves is good to wash the mouth and teeth when they ache. The leaves of Mulberries applied are said to stay bleeding at the mouth or nose, or the bleeding of the piles, or of a wound. The Syrup may be made by boiling the juice of the ripe fruit with twice the quantity of sugar.
Important Disclaimer:   The information contained on this web site is for educational purposes only. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any diseases. Any information presented is not a substitute for professional medical advice and should not take the place of any prescribed medication. Please do not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consultation with your physician.

This page and the rest of the encyclopedia of medicinal herbs was reproduced from old herbals written in the 1700 and 1800s. They are of historical interest to show the traditional uses of various herbs based on folk medicine and ancient wisdom. However the traditional uses for these herbs have not been confirmed by medical science and in some cases may actually be dangerous. Do not use the these herbs for any use, medicinal or otherwise, without first consulting a qualified doctor.

Browse Herbs Alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


eXTReMe Tracker
Privacy Policy | Site News | About