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Peganum Harmala, known as Syrian Rue, is a herbaceous desert succulent belonging to the Zygophyllaceae family. It grows from a woody rootstock and is bright-green and densely foliaged. It produces many single relatively large white flowers that develop into a fruit with a leathery seed capsule. Each capsule contains more than fifty dark brown seeds.
African Rue, Harmal, Harmel, Harmul, Hurmur, Spand, Spend, Techepak, Wild Rue
Syrian Rue Seeds can be used as a seasoning in Mideastern dishes.
Syrian Rue increases heart activity, yet lowers blood pressure. Externally, Syrian Rue can be used as a wash for eczema and psoriasis and as a hair rinse for dandruff.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions:
Syrian Rue Seeds should be avoided during pregnancy.