Filipino Terms: Botoncillo
Parts utilized · Flowers. · Collect the head Flowers during May to October, during the flowering season. · Sun-dry. Properties Sweet tasting. Antitussive, antiasthmatic.
Bronchial asthma, acute and chronic bronchitis, whooping cough: Decoction of 3 grasp of dried material or fresh 14 head of flowers. into 3 glass of water and drink 2 times a day Used for heart tonic and for high blood pressure, jaundice, oliguria and other kidney problems. Used for treatment of diabetes. decoction of plant used for cough.