Photos of Tabebuia impetignosa, Pau D'arco

The bark and its preparations are studied for antitumor, antiinflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, and immunostimulant activities. In the late 1960s, popular newspaper and magazine reports in Brazil led to widespread use in South America which prompted scientific research into Pau D'arco's purported health benefits.

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