Edible usesThere are no edible uses listed for Cleome gynandra.
Material usesThere are no material uses listed for Cleome gynandra.
The leaves, applied as a poultice, are used as a vesicant and rubefacient in the treatment of rheumatism. The juice of the leaves is a remedy for pain in the ear. The seeds are anthelmintic and rubefacient.The whole plant is used in the treatment of scorpion stings and snake bites.
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