The meona grass , also known as yerba Dove, dairy, Tupac, cambú or yerba Tern, is a perennial, annual, which can be found in South America (where it originated) and also in other territories. This plant is known botanically as Euphorbia serpens and can be found frequently in orchards, roads, sidewalk borders, stonecutters and foot of walls. It is a medicinal herb that helps to combat various diseases thanks to its properties. If you want to know them, here we leave them.

4 properties of yerba meona


  • Yerba meona is diuretic and is usually indicated for conditions of the urinary tract, grit, cystitis and kidney stones. It also helps fight against fluid retention, edema, and swelling in hands and feet. Prepare an infusion with a tablespoon of herb meona per liter of water, let stand for five minutes, strain and drink.
  • This herb also regularises menstruation, making women who have excessive bleeding, and may deplete them by drinking an infusion of yerba meona during the menstrual period.
  • Prepare an infusion of yerba meona and Melissa leaves in order to collaborate with the production of milk in women who are breastfeeding.
  • If you have had warts and you do not know what to do with them, cut the stem of the meadow and apply it on the warts several times a day. You will soon see that the sap starts to work and warts dry out and no longer appear.

Did you know the yerba meona? Did you know that you had all these benefits? Yerba meona also possesses depurative, diuretic and healing properties of the liver, kidney, intestinal and biliary diseases. For external use, meona grass should be used as poultices against calluses or skin tumors.