Medicinal Plants: Uveira da Serra
Research Natural Medicines
Vaccinium padifolium (Madeira blueberry) it is endemic to the islands of Madeira and Porto Santo. Is very common at elevations between 800 and 1,700 metres, and grows mainly in crevices and exposed slopes and mountain plains. Raimundo Quintal, our master researcher of Madeira’s flora, introduces the powerful uses and properties of one of the most important endemism’s of the island.