University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Abelmoschus moschatus

Abelmoschus moschatus Medik.  [Unverified Identification]

Family Malvaceae
Local Name Castuli; capuli
Habit Herb
Habitat Terrestrial
Special Notes hairy, seeds with musky odor, different leaf form at the plant base
Ethnobotanical Uses MEDICINAL: used to relieve headaches and rheumatism;
Collected from Sablan, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) An Jubyl Amado, Christy Gines, Amor Laurean