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Bauhinia Purpurea Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Bauhinia Purpurea
Glycemic Index / Load
Butterfly Tree
Botanical Name
Bauhinia Purpurea
Hindi Name
Kaniar, Kota, Raktakanchan, Khairwal,
Chinese Name
Zi Yang Ti Jia

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Bauhinia Purpurea Cures


Action of Bauhinia Purpurea

Nutrients in Bauhinia Purpurea

Highly Effective

Taste of
Bauhinia Purpurea

Parts Used

Bark, Leaves, Root, Flowers, Stems
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Bauhinia Purpurea is a tree.
It is deciduous.
It grows in subtropical and tropical climates.
It grows up to 5 M.


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Materia Medica for Bauhinia Purpurea

Bauhinia Purpurea General

Bauhinia Purpurea is popularly known as Hong Kong Orchid Tree. It comprises of great medicinal value.
A decoction prepared from its plant is a good herbal remedy for Ulcers. Its extract is a good cure for healing Wounds and Injuries.
Its leaves are crushed into a paste and used for treating Boils and Sores.
Its plant is a good herb for curbing Rheumatic Pain and Swellings.
It helps in curing the illness, Dropsy.
Bauhinia Purpurea is used to get rid of Respiratory Ailments like Asthma, Cold and Cough.
It shows Anti cancer Attributes. Its decoction helps in preventing the growth of tumor cells.
Its bark is used for the treatment of Diarrhea. Its flower bud is used to treat Dysentery and Piles.
It is a good herbal remedy for women. It helps in bringing relief from Heavy Menstrual Flow.
Its an Antidote to Animal Bites.
Its bark extract increases the production of both T4 and T3 levels.
Caution : Consult a Doctor before consuming it.
Single Herb

Bauhinia Purpurea for Flatulence

Drink 10 ml root decoction of Butterfly Tree twice a day.

Bauhinia Purpurea for Diarrhea

Make a decoction using bark of Bauhinia Purpurea. Have 5 ml twice a day.

Bauhinia Purpurea for Ulcers

Wash your Ulcers using bark decoction of Bauhinia Purpurea.

Bauhinia Purpurea as Laxative

Prepare a flower decoction of Bauhinia Purpurea. Drink 5 ml thrice a day.
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Glenn maggio ( Usa ny )
19 Sep 2016
how do I go about buying bauhinia purpurea 25 grams with shipping pric hoe to order
20 Sep 2016
You have to research on the internet. go on the website amazon.com and order the herb from there. Or, you can buy it from the herbal store in your city.
Frank Anglade
10 May 2020
dietspotlight dot com has it under oxylitepro review there's a link there. The product is amazing but too bad is hidden
Ann shelly ( Usa. Ca )
17 Jan 2019
How do I use the bark of the Hong Kong orchid. Also I was told it helps control blood sugar
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