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Toxicity and Nutrient Testing of Local Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) Fruit

@inproceedings{Queddeng2020ToxicityAN,
  title={Toxicity and Nutrient Testing of Local Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) Fruit},
  author={Mercita Q. Queddeng},
  year={2020}
}
This study of the native roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa) fruit was subjected to experimental and qualitative methods of research. It determined the nutrient content of roselle seeds and the lethal dose of the extract.Focus group discussion was used in gathering the needed data for the earlier traditional usage of the plant in the local community representing the households from the three (3) municipalities in Ilocos Sur, namely San Juan, Santa Catalina and Caoayan. Tests were conducted in the… Expand