The crushed flowers, stems and leaves can be steamed and inhaled to treat nasal congestion.A poultice of the powdered roots has been applied to sores.
Cuttings of half-ripe wood, July/August in a frame. Very easy. Pot up as soon as they start to root (about 3 weeks) and plant out in their permanent positions late in the following spring[K].Cuttings of mature wood of the current season's growth, November/December in a frame. Very easy. Pot up in early spring and plant out in their permanent position in early summer[K].
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This species is not hardy in the colder areas of the country, it tolerates temperatures down to between -5 and -10°c.Plants can be monoecious or dioecious.
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