Prelude Medicinal Plants Database

Search |  Practical Guide |  Contact |  Authors |  Disclaimer

Official name : Dioscorea sylvatica (Kunth) Eckl. var. paniculata
Family : Dioscoreaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HK 26
Author(s) : Kelmanson, J.E., A.K. Jäger & J. van Staden
Title : Zulu medicinal plants with antibacterial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 69, pp. 241- 246, (2000)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), water heated in the scooped out tuber is used to treat sores and wounds, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : ilabatheka (Zulu)
Reference VK 26
Author(s) : Kelmanson, J.E., A.K. Jäger & J. van Staden
Title : Zulu medicinal plants with antibacterial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 69, pp. 241- 246, (2000)
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : V(004), water heated in the scooped out tuber is used to treat sores and wounds, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : ilabatheka (Zulu)