Watercress

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A perennial aquatic plant that contains glycosides, minerals, vitamins A, C, E, niacin, and volatile oils; it is diuretic, expectorant
Indications Internally, coughs and bronchitis, diabetes, weakness; topically, a poultice for gout, rheumatic disease
Warning Watercress may be a vector for liver flukes, and must be cleaned
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Tabla 3 Glycerio declinatae-Oenanthetum crocatae Rivas-Martinez, Belmonte, Fernandez-Gonzalez & Sanchez-Mata in Sanchez-Mata 1989 (Phalaridenion arundinaceae, Glycerio-Sparganion, Nasturtio-Glycerietalia, Phragmito-Magnocaricetea) Altitud (m) 230 320 390 340 Area ([m.sup.2]) 10 20 10 20 Cobertura % 70 90 70 80 No de especies 9 10 12 13 No de orden 1 2 3 4 Caracteristicas de asociacion y unidades superiores: Oenanthe crocata 4 4 5 3 Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum 1 .
neglectum + en 2; Hydrocotyle vulgaris y Thelypteris palustris 1 en 2; Frangula alnus + en 3; Eleocharis palustris: r en 2; Chelidonium majus, Carex remota, Torilis arvensis y Cucubalus baccifer + en 4; Verbena officinalis e Hypericum perforatum r en 4; Calamagrostis pseudophragmites + en 5; Cystopteris viridula r en 6; Hypericum androsaemum + en 8; Centaurea nigra, Gratiola officinalis y Echium rosulatum + en 9; Galinsoga ciliata + en 10; Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum + en 11; Digitalis purpurea + en 12; Acer negundo (<1,5 m) + en 13; Hieracium gr.