In message 7 Mar 1997 15:36:28 GMT,
gifausti at condor.ci.uc.pt (Gina Faustino Carvalho) writes:
> Iim currently studying biolgy and im very interested in plants, and in
> there medical properties.
> lately ive seen many products in herb shops that claim 2 have extracts
> from a plant called Centella which is supposedly from Brasil. Ive
> searched my text books 4 its latin name, but ive had no such luck. Its as
> if the plant doesnt exist. Any information on the plant would be extremly
> helpful.Thank u. :x
>There is a Centella asiatica which belongs to the Umbelliferae and comes
originally from Japan, Korea, Taiwan or China.