"Mohave Yucca, a cluster in full bloom" Top 5 Page for this destination Flora / Fauna Tip by JLBG

 
 

Favorite thing: Traditionally, yucca has been used orally to treat arthritis and related ailments such as bursitis and gout. Although little research supports the specific use of yucca for treating arthritis, some researchers believe that saponins generally may interfere with the production of a chemical that keeps the body from making new cartilage for joints.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written May 15, 2005
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments

More Reviews (11)

JLBG

“I believe that tourists are very valuable to the modern world. It is very difficult to hate people you know. (Steinbeck)”

Online Now

Male

Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 0 3
Forum Rank:
0 1 9 9 0

Have you been to Joshua Tree National Park?

  Share Your Travels