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Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.

74 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(051), H(051x), H(076), H(104), H(126), H(129)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) + H(076) + H(129), decoction (H2O) aerian parts of Gynandropsis gynandra of Portulaca oleracea of Ocimum gratissimum, VO.
H(014) nettle-rash, stems with leaves of Gynandropsis, RNS.
H(051), stems with leaves of Gynandropsis, RNS.
H(051x), leaves of Gynandropsis, RNS.
H(126), leaves of Gynandropsis, RNS.
H(126), juice leaves of Gynandropsis, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : sabo (Adja), akaya assi (Fon, Goun)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(053), H(094)
Recipes : H(053), juice leaves softened in fire of Gynandropsis gynandr of Kalanchoe crenata, drops in ears
H(094), powder of dried leaves of Gynandropsis gynandra of seeds Piper nigrum of fruitXylopia aethiopica, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : itchètchè (Akassélem), sabo (Adja), somboé, samboé (Mina), soboé (Ewé)
Reference HA 08
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, A. Ahmed, J. Eymê, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, A. Keita, M. Lebras
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques aux Comores. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 216 p., (1982) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(045), H(053)
Recipes : H(053), juice leaves of Gynandropsis, drops in ears
H(045) for skin, ONS.RNS.
Region : Comoros
Country : Comoros
Vernacular name : djangoni (Great Comoros)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(013), H(053)
Recipes : H(013) armpit boil, leaves of Gynandropsis softened in fire, grinded, local application
H(053), leaves of Gynandropsis softened in fire, juice, drops in ears
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(001), H(053), H(068), H(104), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(001), H(053), leaves juice, in eyes or hears
H(109), H(113), pounded leaves, rhumat., lambago
H(104), seeds, stomach, RNS.
H(068), seeds , RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ekuya
Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004), H(022), H(127)
Recipes : H(004), leaves dried, powder of Erlangea tomentosa of Gynandropsis gynandra, local application
H(022), roots softened in fire, chewing
H(127), leaves cooked of Gynandropsis, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), bitter leaves boiled and eaten as relish
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lasaiet (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(018), H(091)
Recipes : H(018) powder leaves Gynandropsis, to take snuff
H(091) childs, decoction (H2O) leaves of Gynandropsis, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : urusogi (Kirundi)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(018), H(053), H(113)
Recipes : H(018), H(053), ONS of Gynandropsis gynandra, RNS; drops in ears
H(113), ONS., decoction (H2O), RNS., enema,
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : niamé (Shien), sango (Gouro)
Reference HB 05
Author(s) : Bouquet, A.
Title : Féticheurs et médecines traditionnelles du Congo (Brazzaville). Mém. O.R.S.T.O.M., 36, 282 p., (1969) http://www.docstoc.com/docs/41737230/Ficheurs-et-mecines-traditionn
Symptoms : H(053), H(057)
Recipes : H(053), sap leaves of Gynandropsis pentaphylla, drops in ears
H(057), leaves of Gynandropsis pentaphylla of Pouzolzia guineensis, pulp, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Popular republic) (Brazzaville) (ex Brazaville Congo)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(022), roots, RNS.
H(104) belly, roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 21
Author(s) : Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, pounded leaves, juice, drops in ears
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food (additive), to eat as spinach
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (o) mphungu (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food, eat the leaves as spinach
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (o) mphungu (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 2k
Author(s) : Bebawi, F. F. & L. Neugebohrn
Title : A review of plants of Northern Sudan with special reference to their Uses. Published by: Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH, Postfach 5180, D-6236 Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany, 296 p., (1991) Distributed by: D-6101 Rossdorf, Federal Republic of Germany.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), the seeds and leaves are antihelmintic
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan
Vernacular name : tamaleekah.
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, leaves of Gynandropsis pentaphylla
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (o)mphungu (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, herb of Cleome gynandra
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (mu)zambwe (Umubumbu)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, roasted seed of Cleome gynandra pounded then the powder mixed with milk, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : xaaraa (Konta)
Reference HC 32
Author(s) : Carrière, M.
Title : Plantes de Guinée à l' usage des éleveurs et des véterinaires Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement département d'élevage et de médecine vétérinaire. CIRAD-EMVT 10, rue Pierre-Curie 94704 Maisons-Alfort Cedex -France
Symptoms : H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(091) leaves of Cleome gynandra, rich in vitamin C ( HB 99 Burkill 1985 ).
H(095) leaves of Cleome gynandra: sometimes used in sauces (HP 53 Pobeguin 1906 ).
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea Conakry
Vernacular name : nonsél, passo ni kouna (Malinké)
Reference HC 51
Author(s) : Constant, N. L. , M. P. Tshisikhawe
Title : Hierarchies of knowledge: ethnobotanical knowledge, practices and beliefs of the Vhavenda in South Africa for biodiversity conservation Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:56 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0255-2
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Cleome gynandra: edible vegetables; the leaves are cooked and eaten as a relish with tomatoes and served with porridge; leaves can also be dried and stored during winter.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : murudi (Vhavenda), african cabbage, spider wisp ((English)