Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 2841
Artefact DescriptionValerian is a source of Valepotriates which is used to treat anxiety, as a sedative and antispasmodic. It is also used as a food additive and essentail oil.
TaxonCAPRIFOLIACEAE Valeriana officinalis
TDWG ContinentEurope
TDWG UseMedicine - Mental Disorders, Nervous System Disorders
SourcePark Davis & Co., New York