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Official name : Raphionacme velutina Schltr.
Family : Apocynaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HS 38
Author(s) : Setshogo, M. P., C. M. Mbereki
Title : Floristic diversity and use of medicinal plants sold by street vendors in Gaborone, Botswana African Journal of Plant Science and Biotechnology 5, 69–74. (2010)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, tuber of Raphionacme velutinais used as medicine for diarrhoea in babies. The tuber is sliced into two. One half is roasted, cooled and applied on the baby’s tummy.
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (village de Gaborone)
Vernacular name : thobokwe (Setswana),