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Phyllanthus pulcher

Fill the hole with soil and give water.

The full botanical name is Phyllanthus pulcher Wall. ex Müll. Arg

Phyllanthus pulcher

Phyllanthus pulcher

In Thai traditional medicine Phyllanthus pulcher is used for toothpaste as it is believed to cure toothache and various gum diseases.

Phyllanthus pulcher is also believed to be good for stomach problems and can help treat ulcers. The leaves are also used as a pain reliever and to alleviate itching and swelling.

Flower of Phyllanthus pulcher

The Flower of Phyllanthus pulcher

Leaf of Phyllanthus pulcher

Leaf of Phyllanthus pulcher

Close up of Phyllanthus pulcher flower

Close up of Phyllanthus pulcher flower

Close up of Phyllanthus pulcher

Fresh from the farm

Phyllanthus pulcher

First label

Phyllanthus pulcher Ready to be planted

Ready to be planted in a sunny place

Dig a hole 3-4 times the size of the root ball.

Dig a hole 3-4 times the size of the root ball.

Fill some soil in the bottom and place the Phyllanthus pulcher firmly on the soil, without damaging the roots.

Fill some soil in the bottom and place the plant firmly on the soil, without damaging the roots.

Phyllanthus pulcher

Fill the hole with soil and give water.

Phyllanthus pulcher

Botanical name: Phyllanthus pulcher Wall. ex Müll.Arg

English name: Phyllanthus pulcher

Thai name: ว่านธรณีสาร (Varnthorlamisaan)

Family: Phyllanthaceae

Genus: Phyllanthus

Species: P. pulcher

Parts used in traditional medicine:

Leaves, roots

Characteristic:

Phyllanthus pulcher is a scrub with small red and white and pink flowers, it can grow from 50 cm up to 1,50 meter tall.

Origin: Thailand

Range:  E. Asia to southern China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia.

Habitats: Open forrest and riversides.

Elevations: 0- 1500 meter

Care: Prefer a sunny position in a moist but well-drained and rich soil.


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