River Pumpkin

Other Names:

Wild Pumpkin, Afrikaans, Wild Rhubarb, Imfeyesele, Uxobo, Uklenya, Riverpampoen


  • Anthelmintic
  • Antibacterial
  • Antiparasitic
  • Wound-healing

River Pumpkin

Gunnera perpensa

River Pumpkin (Gunnera perpensa) is a perennial, robust, erect herb that grows in tropical and subtropical regions of Africa. It is an obligate wetland plant that grows in shallow water, found along creeks, marshes and streams.

G. perpensa demonstrates significant anthelmintic properties.


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