University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Abroma augusta

Abroma augusta (L.) L.f.  [Unverified Identification]

Family Malvaceae
Habit Shrub
Habitat Near rivers
Special Notes Bark is full of thorns, leaves have bristles, irritating
Ethnobotanical Uses MEDICINAL: bark and leaves decocted and used as uterine stimulant;
Collected from Bayabas, Sablan, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) Dispo, Fabro, Ringcodan, Solomon, Tamayo