Iranian researchers discover new type of medical plant

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iranian researchers have introduced and identified a new type of clematis orientalisorange peel, used for medical industry.

This type of plant, can be used for producing drugs, has been introduced to the world of botany after some years of research and studies by Iranian researchers.

The plant belongs to ranunculaceae is found in northern Iran, Golestan and Mazandaran provinces, as well as northeastern and northwestern provinces of East Azerbaijan and Khorasan Razawi. It is called Clematis Iranica, named after Iran.

The results of the study have been published in Phytotaxa Journal. It can be also seen online at



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