Wild Asparagus. : News Photo
Wild Asparagus. : News Photo
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Wild Asparagus.

Engraving depicting Wild Asparagus, with inset, a form with prickly leaves. Young shoots of wild asparagus were used as a vegetables locally, but its main use was medicinal, as a diuretic and as a treatment for renal disorders. A decoction was prescribed for patients with gravel and kidney stones. Today, some such sufferers are told to avoid asparagus completely. Dated 17th century. (Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images)
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Credit:Universal History Archive / Contributor
Editorial #:921869492
Collection:Universal Images Group
Date created:01 January, 1754
Licence type:Rights-managed
Release info:Not released. More information
Source:Universal Images Group Editorial
Object name:917_05_WHA_106_0191
Max file size:3447 x 6083 px (29.18 x 51.50 cm) - 300 dpi - 5.58 MB
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