The plant is harvest from the wild for local use as a medicine, food and source of fuel. It is grown as an ornamental in gardens, valued especially for its colourful. Familia: Lamiaceae Genus: Callicarpa Species: Callicarpa macrophylla. Name[ edit]. Callicarpa macrophylla Vahl. Beautyberry plant also known as Callicarpa macrophylla is an anthelmintic herb, used in diarrhea, dysentery, rheumatism, rashes, indigestion.

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The white spongy fruit is sweet and succulent when fully ripe[].

Callicarpa macrophylla

Macrpohylla For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. The leaves are heated and applied as a poultice to ease the pain of rheumatic joints[, ]. A decoction of the leaves is used in the treatment of diarrhoea and dysentery[].

A juice made from the leaves mixed with equal portions of Drymaria diandra and Oxalis corniculata is used in the treatment of gastric troubles[]. The root is chewed to relieve rashes on the tongue[].

A paste made from the roots is used to treat fevers[]. The juice of macrophyllla root is used to treat indigestion[]. An oil obtained from the roots is aromatic and stomachic[]. It is assumed that this is an essential oil[K].

The inner bark is pounded and used as a poultice on cuts and callicwrpa. The fruits are chewed to treat boils on the tongue[].

The juice of ripe fruits is used in the treatment of indigestion and fevers[]. It is used macrlphylla a fuel[]. Requires a sunny position or light dappled shade[11, ].


Prefers a highly fertile well-drained loamy soil[11, ]. This species is only likely to be hardy in the very mildest parts of Britain, requiring a warm sunny corner[11, ]. Requires cross-pollination for good fruit production[]. Plants in this genus are notably resistant to honey fungus[]. Plants For A Future have a number of books available in paperback and digital form.

Our new book to be released soon is Edible Shrubs. Seed – sow February in a greenhouse[78]. Only just cover the seed[]. When large callicrpa to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter, planting them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.

Cuttings of mature wood of the current season’s growth with a heel[78] taken in early spring[]. Right plant wrong place. We are callicarpaa updating macrphylla section. For a list of references used on this page please go here. Hello Sir, I am from china.

Callicarpa macrophylla PFAF Plant Database

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Callicarpa macrophylla is a deciduous Shrub growing to 2. It is hardy to zone UK 9. It is in flower from Maccrophylla to October, and the seeds ripen from August to October. The species is hermaphrodite has both male and female organs.

It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade. It prefers moist soil. QR Code What’s this? Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can.

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