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What is a Cascarilla plant?A Cascarilla is a herb. Many people use it as medicine and when they do, it leaves beneficial effects. Some great effects you can get are: reducing your fever, aids digestion, quiets coughs, expels gas, and lowers blood pressure.
What does it look like?A cascarilla herb has green leaves and green ball shaped looking things on the end. It's bark is a pale color.
Fun Facts:-Can grow up to 20 ft. high- The bark is the medicine-Another word for it, is Croton Eluteria. (Eleuthera Island)
Where can you find it in The Bahamas?Some places in The Bahamas where you can find it is Crooked Island and Eleuthera.
Bibliography:1. http://back2basicnutrition.com/?p=17972. http://www.rain-tree.com/cascarilla.htm#.UQB8ikrjkco3. http://botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/c/cascar28.html
More functions of Cascarilla bark:Cascarilla is found in some perfumes and chalk. People use cascarilla bark while they meditate.