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Official name : Hypoestes aristata (Vahl) Sol. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Acanthaceae

6 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 61
Author(s) : Bhat , RB.
Title : Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes, leaf juice of Hypoestes aristata, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : uhlololwane (Xhosa), ribbon bush (Anglais)
Reference HB 61
Author(s) : Bhat , RB.
Title : Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vb(012) broken legs of calf, leaf juice of Hypoestes aristata, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : uhlololwane (Xhosa), ribbon bush (Anglais)
Reference HL 24
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used for human ailments in Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 9:63 ( 2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/63 + Additional fil
Symptoms : H(018), H(163)
Recipes : H(163) gout, fresh leaves of Hypoestes aristata, boil the part and paint the decoction
H(018) headache, fresh or dried roots, crush, heat/ burn or boil the part and inhale its smoke or steam;
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : telenj (Amharic)
Reference VD 17
Author(s) : Dold, A.P. & M.L. Cocks
Title : Traditional veterinary medicine in the Alice district of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Science 97 , 375–379. (2001)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) used to drench calves suffering from a condition referred to as white scours, whole plant of Hypoestes aristata, infusions
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Alice district of the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VL 21
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa, P. Van Damme
Title : Ethnoveterinary plants of Ankober District, North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 10:21 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/21
Symptoms : V(004), V(008x), V(124)
Recipes : Vb(004) wound, Vb(124) minor bleeding, fresh leaves of Hypoestes aristata, grind and paste the crushed part .
Vb(008x) bloody diarrhoea, fresh or dried rhizome of Withania somnifera, pound, homogenize with cold water and allow the animal to drink it, (Mixed with Hypoestes aristata )
Region : East Africa
Country : North Shewa Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia
Vernacular name : telenj (Amharic)
Reference VM 18
Author(s) : McGaw, L.J. , J.N. Eloff
Title : Ethnoveterinary use of southern African plants and scientific evaluation of their medicinal properties. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume (2008), doi:10.1016/j.jep.2008.06.013 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874108003310
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : Vb(039) used to drench calves suffering from a condition referred to as white scours, whole plant infusions, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : not registered