Baccharis dracunculifolia

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Baccharis dracunculifolia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Astereae
Genus: Baccharis
Species: B. dracunculifolia
Binomial name
Baccharis dracunculifolia

Baccharis dracunculifolia is a medical plant found in Brazil. It is used for its antiulcer and anti-inflammatory properties.[1]


  1. ^ "Baccharis dracunculifolia, the main botanical source of Brazilian green propolis, displays antiulcer activity". US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health (NCBI). Retrieved May 20, 2012.