Yagruma Trumpet Tree 1 Leaf: Santo Products
1 Fresh leaf
Trumpet tree: Scientific name: Cecropia Peltata
Medicinal uses: include Asthma, Colds, Cough, Herpes, warts, snake bites.
Religious use: used to ward off the evil eye or negative influences. In the carribean the leaves are hung at the entry ways of homes, or as decotive arrangements. The leaves when dried take on unique shapes and color variations. These leafs are offered to Obatala and Oya.
Odu: Ika-Trupon, Odi-Ika, Obara-Ika
Lukumi: Ona Biri