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Anabo (Devil's cotton) 6/7 Agoago (Malayan mistletoe) 6/18 Suob kabayo (Bush mint) 6/19 Kabuyaw (Kaffir lime) 6/19
A las cuatro (Four O'clock) 6/19 Malakabuyau (Glutinous swinglea) 6/20 Lamon (Eel grass) 6/20 Acacia crassicarpa (Wattle) 6/20
Arbor vitae (Tree of life) 6/20 Bakong (Spider lily) 6/21 Sigang-dagat (Floating water primrose) 6/21 Dao (Pacific walnut) 6/21
Puto (Shoofly) 6/21 Pansit-pansitan (Shiny bush) 6/22 Huniyan (Premna herbacea) 6/23 Agas-moro (Ash-colored fleabane) 6/23
Pipino (Cucumber) 6/24 Mala-bawang (Yellow-eyed grass) 6/24 Alambrillong-gubat (Walking fern) 6/24 Geranium (Pelargonum) 6/25
Karipata (Curry leaf) 6/25 Mani (Peanut) 6/25 Achuete (Lipstick plant) 6/25 Paminta (Black pepper) 6/26
Amor-seco (Love grass) 6/27 Malayan splurge 6/28 Lipang-aso (Wood nettle) 6/28 Rimas (Breadfruit) 6/29
Angangi (Finger grass) 6/30 Malapako (Primrose yellow) 7/1 Asistasia (Chinese violet) 7/1 Sampagitang-sunsong (Star jasmine) 7/2
Sapan (Sappan wood) 7/3 Katurai (Vegetable hummingbird) 7/3 Ipil-ipil (Lead tree) 7/3 Apurau (Bulrush) 7/4
Tikiu (Giant bulrush) 7/5 Ampalaya (Bitter gourd) 7/7 Baling-uai (False rattan) 7/8 Bugglweed 7/9
Bakwit (Tropical cupgrass) 7/11 Baai (Kudzu) 7/12 Santan (Jungle flame) 7/12 Kamagsa (Big-leaved rourea) 7/13
Luyang pula (Red ginger) 7/14 Apot (Glabrous sarcandra) 7/14 Dikit-dikit (Tick tree) 7/16 Palutan (Governor's plum) 7/16
Tsampakang-puti (White champaka) 7/17 Paperbark tree (Cajeput oil tree) 7/17 Cannonball tree (Ayauma tree) 7/18 Kalamansi (Calamondin) 7/18
Sampa-sampalukan (Seed-under-leaf) 7/18 Kangitngit (Mile-a-minute-vine) 7/19 Kalapinai (Hop bush) 7/20  
NEW MEDICINAL PLANT ENTRIES
Mexican mint marigold 1/16 Alfalfa 3/25 Napier grass 3/30 Anubing (Monkey jackfruit) 4/16
Silverleaf (Texas sage) 7/6      
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