Ledum palustre Health effects and herbal facts

Known as
crystal-tea marsh-tea wild rosemary
Ledum palustre

Medical use

Economic importance of Ledum palustre

Environmental ornamental
Medicines folklore

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Geografical distribution

  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Native
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia, Irkutsk, Krasnoyarsk, Western Siberia, Yakutia-Sakha
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Amur, Kamchatka, Khabarovsk, Magadan, Sakhalin
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido; Korea, North
  • EUROPE
    Native
    • Northern Europe: Finland; Norway; Sweden
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Germany; Poland
    • East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russian Federation - European part ; Ukraine

Biological activities

11B-HSD-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
5-Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
ACE-Inhibitor
Myrcene found in Leaf
ATPase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Acaricide
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Acidifier
Tartaric-acid found in Plant
Additive
Tartaric-acid found in Plant
Aldehyde-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Aldose-Reductase-Inhibitor
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Allelochemic
Arbutin found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Allergenic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Alpha-Amylase-Inhibitor
Citric-acid found in Plant
Analgesic
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
AntiGTF
Quercetin found in Leaf
AntiHIV
Quercetin found in Leaf
AntiPMS
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiaflatoxin
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiaggregant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiaging
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiallergic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antialzheimeran
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antianaphylactic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiangiogenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiaphthic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Antiarthritic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiasthmatic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiatherosclerotic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Malic-acid found in Plant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antibacterial
Arbutin found in Leaf
Citric-acid found in Plant
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Malic-acid found in Plant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Anticalculic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Anticancer
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Anticapillary-Fragility
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Anticariogenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Anticataract
Quercetin found in Leaf
Anticoagulant
Citric-acid found in Plant
Anticolitic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Anticomplementary
Quercetin found in Leaf
Anticonvulsant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Anticystitic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antidepressant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antidermatitic
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antidiabetic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiedemic
Arbutin found in Leaf
Antielastase
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiencephalitic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiescherichic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiestrogenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antifeedant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antifibromyalgic
Malic-acid found in Plant
Antifibrosarcomic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiflu
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antigastric
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antigonadotropic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antihepatotoxic
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiherpetic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antihistaminic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antihydrophobic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antihypertensive
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiinflammatory
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiischemic
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Antileishmanic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antileukemic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antileukotriene
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antilipoperoxidant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antimalarial
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antimelanogenic
Arbutin found in Leaf
Antimelanomic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antimetastatic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antimutagenic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antimyocarditic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antinitrosaminic
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antinociceptive
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antioxidant
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antipancreatitic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiperiodontal
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiperistaltic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antipermeability
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiperoxidant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antipharyngitic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiplaque
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiplasmodial
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antipodriac
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antipolio
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiproliferant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiprostanoid
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiprostatitic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antipsoriac
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiradicular
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiseborrheic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Malic-acid found in Plant
Antiseptic
Arbutin found in Leaf
Citric-acid found in Plant
Ericolin found in Leaf
Malic-acid found in Plant
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Antispasmodic
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antistreptococcic
Arbutin found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antithiamin
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antithrombic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antitrypanosomic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antitubercular
Citric-acid found in Plant
Malic-acid found in Plant
Antitumor-Promoter
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antitumor
Citric-acid found in Plant
Malic-acid found in Plant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antitussive
Arbutin found in Leaf
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Antiulcer
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiviral
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Antiwrinkle
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Apoptotic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Artemicide
Arbutin found in Leaf
Bacteristat
Malic-acid found in Plant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Bradycardiac
Quercetin found in Leaf
Bruchiphobe
Malic-acid found in Plant
CNS-Paralytic
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
COMT-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
COX-2-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Calcium-Antagonist
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Calmodulin-Antagonist
Quercetin found in Leaf
Cancer-Preventive
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Candidicide
Arbutin found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Capillarifortificant
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Capillarigenic
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Capillariprotective
Quercetin found in Leaf
Carcinogenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Catabolic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Chemopreventive
Myrcene found in Leaf
Copper-Chelator
Quercetin found in Leaf
Cyclooxygenase-Activator
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Cyclooxygenase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Cytochrome-P450-1A2-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Cytotoxic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Deiodinase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Differentiator
Quercetin found in Leaf
Disinfectant
Citric-acid found in Plant
Diuretic
Arbutin found in Leaf
Ericolin found in Leaf
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Estrogenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
FLavor
Citric-acid found in Plant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Tartaric-acid found in Plant
Fatal
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Fungicide
Myrcene found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Glucosyl-Transferase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
HIV-RT-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Hemopoietic
Malic-acid found in Plant
Hemostat
Citric-acid found in Plant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Hemostatic
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Hepatomagenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Hepatoprotective
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Hypoglycemic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Hypotensive
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Hypothermic
Myrcene found in Leaf
Inotropic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Insectifuge
Myrcene found in Leaf
Insulin-Sparing
Arbutin found in Leaf
Insulinogenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Irritant
Citric-acid found in Plant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Tartaric-acid found in Plant
Juvabional
Quercetin found in Leaf
Larvistat
Quercetin found in Leaf
Lipoxygenase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Litholytic
Citric-acid found in Plant
MAO-A-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
MMP-9-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Mast-Cell-Stabilizer
Quercetin found in Leaf
Metalloproteinase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Mutagenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Mycobactericide
Citric-acid found in Plant
Malic-acid found in Plant
Mycoplasmistat
Arbutin found in Leaf
Myorelaxant
Myrcene found in Leaf
NADH-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
NEP-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
NF-kB-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
NO-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
NO-Synthase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Neuroprotective
Quercetin found in Leaf
Odontolytic
Citric-acid found in Plant
Ornithine-Decarboxylase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
P450-2B1-Inhibitor
Myrcene found in Leaf
P450-Inducer
Quercetin found in Leaf
P450-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
PGE2-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
PTK-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Perfumery
Myrcene found in Leaf
Pesticide
Arbutin found in Leaf
Ericolin found in Leaf
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Malic-acid found in Plant
Myrcene found in Leaf
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Phospholipase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Plasmodicide
Quercetin found in Leaf
Proliferant
Quercetin found in Leaf
Prostaglandin-Synthesis-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Protein-Kinase-C-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Quinone-Reductase-Inducer
Quercetin found in Leaf
Refrigerant
Citric-acid found in Plant
Renotoxic
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Sequestrant
Tartaric-acid found in Plant
Sialogogue
Malic-acid found in Plant
TNF-alpha-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Teratologic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Tissue-Thromboplastin-Inhibitor
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Topoisomerase-I-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Topoisomerase-II-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Tumorigenic
Quercetin found in Leaf
Tyrosinase-Inhibitor
Arbutin found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
Tyrosine-Kinase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Urinary-Antiseptic
Arbutin found in Leaf
VEGF-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
Varroacide
Oxalic-acid found in Plant
Vasodilator
Quercetin found in Leaf
Xanthine-Oxidase-Inhibitor
Hyperoside found in Leaf
Quercetin found in Leaf
cAMP-Inhibitor
Hyperoside found in Leaf
cAMP-Phosphodiesterase-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf
iNOS-Inhibitor
Quercetin found in Leaf

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Chemicals detected

Chemical Plant part Low ppm High ppm
5-hydroxy-7,4'-dimethoxy-6-methylflavone Plant
Allo-aromadendrene Leaf
Arbutin Leaf
Catechin-tannins Leaf 80,000 170,000
Citric-acid Plant
Eo Leaf 3,000 25,000
Ericinol Leaf
Ericolin Leaf
Hyperoside Leaf
Leditannic-acid Leaf
Ledol Leaf
Lepalene Plant
Malic-acid Plant
Myrcene Leaf
Oxalic-acid Plant
Palustrol Leaf
Quercetin Leaf
Tartaric-acid Plant
Reference: Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases. [Online Database]