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Official name : Urtica simensis Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Urticaceae

3 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HC 31
Author(s) : Chekole, G., Z. Asfaw, E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 11:4 (2015)
Symptoms : H(004), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound, fresh leaves of Urtica simensis, grind and cream with butter
H(104) gastric, fresh leaves, roast, grind and drink juice
Region : East Africa
Country : Northwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : sama (Amharic)
Reference HK 75
Author(s) : Kefalew, A., Z. Asfaw & E. Kelbessa
Title : Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Ada’a District, East Shewa Zone of Oromia Regional State, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:25 , (2015) DOI 10.1186/s13002-015-0014-6
Symptoms : H(199)
Recipes : H(199, 2) gonorrheae (Chebit), infusion of root of Urtica simensis is prepared and the genital organ washes with it once daily
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia ( Oromia Regional State)
Vernacular name : dobii/sama / (Oromifa/Amarigna)
Reference VG 27
Author(s) : Gebrezgabiher, G. , S. Kalayou & S.Sahle
Title : An ethno-veterinary survey of medicinal plants in woredas of Tigray region, Northern Ethiopia International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol. 5(2), pp. 89-97, (february, 2013) Available online DOI: 10.5897/IJBC12.131
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) fresh bleeding wound, leaf of Urtica simensis is crushed and applied by straining/filtering with a gauze
Region : East Africa
Country : Northern Ethiopia, Tigray Region
Vernacular name : amei’e