Contractions. - Nux-jugl. Nx-j.
Juglans regia. Nat. ord., Juglandaceae.
Walnut. For. names: German, Wallnuss; French, Noix commune.
This well-known tree needs no description.
Habitat. - Persia and North America. Abundantly grown in Europe.
Flowering time. - Spring.
Parts employed. - The fresh leaves, or the green unripe fruit.
Time for collecting. - The leaves while the fruit is very young. The fruit in July.
Preparation. - Tincture, corresponding in alcoholic strength with dilute spirit.
Reference to Horn. Proving. - Hyg., xxii.
Proper forms for dispensing. - φ to 1, Tincture only. 3* and upwards, Tincture, Pilules, or Globules.
Average loss of moisture from fruit, 86 per cent.