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Official name : Boerhavia plumbaginea Cav.
Family : Nyctaginaceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(004), H(126)
Recipes : H(004), H(126), decoction from leaves of Boerhavia plumbaginea used for jaundice, and to heal wounds.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(131)
Recipes : H(131) leaves, cold decoction (H2O) on wounds from pian
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : V(006), V(131)
Recipes : Vb(006), infusion leaves, (Kivu)
Vb(131), cold decoction from leaves on wounds , (Rwanda)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu), Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered