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Official name : Tarchonanthus camphoratus L.
Family : Asteraceae

11 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 35
Author(s) : Bussmann R. W., G. G. Gilbreath, J. Solio, M. Lutura, R. Lutuluo, K. Kunguru, N. Wood and S. Mathenge
Title : Plant use of the Masasai of Sekenani Valley, Maasai Mara, Kenya. Additional file Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2:22 (2006)
Symptoms : H(039), H(095), H(203), H(205)
Recipes : H(039), bed - home or bush, has a good smell and protects from bed bugs
H(095) used leaves as soup
H(203) good for lighting fire
H(205) underarms - for smell and if you are tired, wipe sweat
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Sekenani Valley)
Vernacular name : esentyio, Killeleshua (Maa)
Reference HD 25
Author(s) : Dyubeni, L. and L. V. Buwa
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of ear, nose and throat (ENT) infections in Nkonkobe Municipality, South Africa Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 6(14), pp. 2721-2726, 16 April, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2012/16Apr/Dyubeni%20and%20Buwa.pdf
Symptoms : H(118)
Recipes : H(118) throat infection (Umqala obuhlungu, Izilonda emqaleni) infusions and tinctures of the leaves and twigs, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (municipality of Nkonkobe)
Vernacular name : umathola (Xhosa)
Reference HH 14
Author(s) : Hutchings, A., J. van Staden
Title : Plant used for stress-related ailments in traditional Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho medicine. Par 1: Plants used for headaches. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 43, pp. 89 - 124 (1994)
Symptoms : H(018), H(082), H(103)
Recipes : H(018) headache, branches of Tarchonantus camphoratus, crushed, burned, smoke inhaled (Sotho)
H(082) asthma, H(103) tootache, ONS., RNS. (Cape region)
H(082) asthma, ONS., RNS. (Botswana)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Zulu, Xhosa and Sotho zone)
Vernacular name : mofahlana (Shoto)
Reference HH 18
Author(s) : Hassan-Abdallah, A., A. Merito, S. Hassan, D. Aboubaker, M. Djama, Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Medicinal plants andt heir uses by the people in the Region of Randa, Djibouti Journal of Ethnopharmacology 148 701–713, (2013)
Symptoms : H(162y), H(171)
Recipes : H(162y) bladder inflammations, soaking crushed leaves of Tarchonanthus camphoratus in H2O for 30 min and VO.
H(171) diabetes, soaking crushed leaves in H2O for 1 h and VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Djibouti (Region of Randa)
Vernacular name : galqaddo (Geez ?)
Reference HK 44
Author(s) : Kling, H.
Title : Die Sieketrooster. Van de Sandt de Villiers, Cape Town. (1923) From references HV 51, HS 32
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(125)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(082) asthma, H(125) diaphoretic, leaf infusion of Tarchonantus camphoratus
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : kanferhout, kamferbos, vaalbos (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HL 16
Author(s) : Laidler, P.W.
Title : The magic medicine of the Hottentots. South African Journal of Science Volume 25, pp.433–447. (1928) From references HV 51, HS 32
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(125)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(082) asthma, H(125) diaphoretic, leaf infusion of Tarchonantus camphoratus
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : kanferhout, kamferbos, vaalbos (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HP 12
Author(s) : Pappe, L.
Title : Pappe, L., 1847. A List South African Indigenous Plants Used as Remedies by the Colonists of the Cape of Good Hope. O.I. Pike, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1850. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus. A.S. Robertson, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1857. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus, 2nd ed. W. Britain Press, Cape Town. From references HV 09, HV 51
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(125)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, H(082) asthma, H(125) diaphoretic, leaf infusion of Tarchonantus camphoratus
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : kanferhout, kamferbos, vaalbos (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HP 54
Author(s) : Phillips, E.P.
Title : A contribution to the flora of the Leribe Plateau and environs . Annals of the South African Museum16: 1–379 . (1917) From: The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review. Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headaches, smoke from crushed branches of Tarchonanthus camphoratus inhaled
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : mofahlana
Reference HS 37
Author(s) : Semenya, S.S, M. J. Potgieter
Title : Bapedi traditional healers in the Limpopo Province, South Africa: their socio-cultural profile and traditional healing practice Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2014, 10:4 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-10-4 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/4 + Additional file 1: 1550002148105490_add1.docx, 74K http://www.ethnobiomed.com/imedia/1279488442116872/supp1.docx
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171, 1) diabetes mellitus, H(151, 2) hypertension, roots of Tarchonanthus camphoratus.Decoction for 10–20 minutes and one tin cup of extract is taken orally. Thrice a day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : mogata
Reference HV 51
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E.
Title : A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany. Journal of Ethnopharmacology , Volume 119, pp.331–341 (2008)
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(125)
Recipes : Leaf of Tarchonanthus camphoratus, infusion; H(125) diaphoretic, treatment of H(037) bronchitis,H(082) asthma (South African plant with a wide distribution that is also traditionally used in the Sotho and Nguni cultures) from Pappe (1857); from Kling (1923); from Laidler (1928) reference to be found in HV 51_van Wyk
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa ((from Namaqualand to the Eastern Cape)
Vernacular name : kanferhout, kamferbos, vaalbos (Africaans)
Reference VW 01
Author(s) : Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title : The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms : V(039)
Recipes : V(039, f), insects repelant, ONS., RNS.
Region : East and South Africa
Country : East and South Africa
Vernacular name : not registered