Solanaceae as medicinal plants in Israel.

  title={Solanaceae as medicinal plants in Israel.},
  author={Amots Dafni and Zohara Yaniv},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  volume={44 1},
  • A. DafniZ. Yaniv
  • Published 1 August 1994
  • Environmental Science
  • Journal of ethnopharmacology

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