Scammony (Convolvulus scammonia L.): entire flowering and fruiting plant with separate seeds. Coloured etching by M. Bouchard, 1772.
- Bouchard, Magdalena.
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Scammony roots exude a resin known as levant scammony resin, levant scammony or resinae scammoniae. This is used medicinally as a cathartic