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Official name : Elaeis sp.
Family : Palmae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 39
Author(s) : De Wildeman, É.
Title : A Propos de Médicaments Indigènes Congolais Institut Royal Colonial Belge. Section des Sciences naturelles et Médicales Mémoires.-Collection in-8°. Tome III, fascicule 3. (1935)
Symptoms : H(037), H(173)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis;Take the heart of a young palm tree, Elaeis sp, add Capsicum sp. (pili-pili) , salt (The capacity of a teaspoon) ,boil all in a glass of palm wine, to form a paste to eat with a spoon, three times per day.
H(173) leprosy; Mix earth of black mound of forest ( kukua-ya-makazu ), with blakûkuâ, kind of flowing sap of diseased palms Elaeis sp.. Rub the affected parts
Region : West and Central Africa
Country : Belgian Congo
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors