Alchornea

Alchornea cordifolia, also known as Christmas bush, is a medicinal plant with antibacterial, antifungal, antiretroviral, antiparasitic, and antitoxin properties. It grows throughout a large part of the African continent, and is used by natives to treat everything from malaria to snakebite. In the west, alchornea is not widely known, though some use it to treat [...]