Garden Area: Ophthalmology

The branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. Significant diseases of the eye include blindness, cataracts, macular degeneration and glaucoma. Many diseases and conditions in other parts of the body can be initially diagnosed from examining the eyes.

Plants in this area:

Plant Family Garden Areas
Coleus, Coleus forskohlii Lamiaceae Cardiovascular, Medicinal Garden, Ophthalmology, Respiratory
Jimson Weed, Datura stramonium Solanaceae Medicinal Garden, Ophthalmology
Mandragora, Mandragora officinarum Solanaceae Medicinal Garden, Ophthalmology
Pilocarpus or Jaborandi, Pilocarpus microphyllus Rutaceae Medicinal Garden, Ophthalmology