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Official name : Grewia flavescens Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae

14 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HC 30
Author(s) : Chauke, MA., LJ. Shai, MA. Mogale, MP. Tshisikhawe, MP. Mokgotho
Title : Medicinal plant use of villagers in the Mopani district, Limpopo province, South Africa Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 12(3):9-26 (2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ajtcam.v12i3.2
Symptoms : H(171)
Recipes : H(171) diabetes mellitus, roots of Grewia flavescens used as part of mixtures for treatment of diabetes mellitus
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo province, Mopani district)
Vernacular name : mopharantshone (Local Name), sandpaper raisin (English)
Reference HD 24
Author(s) : Doka, I.G and S. M. Yagi
Title : Ethnobotanical Survey of Medicinal Plants in West Kordofan (Western Sudan) Ethnobotanical Leaflets 13: 1409-1416. (2009) http://ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/dokayagi.htm
Symptoms : H(104), H(173)
Recipes : H(104) stomach disorders, H(173) leprosy, roots decoction of Grewia flavescens, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Sudan (West Kordofan)
Vernacular name : abu halaf
Reference HI 13
Author(s) : Issa T O , Y S Mohamed, S Yagi, R H Ahmed, T M Najeeb, A M Makhawi and T O Khider
Title : Ethnobotanical investigation on medicinal plants in Algoz area (South Kordofan), Sudan Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:31 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0230-y
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) anaemia, maceration of fruit of Grewia flavescens and mixed with nisha
Region : East Africa
Country : Sudan (South Kordofan)
Vernacular name : hilo/khakasan
Reference HM 45
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by the people in Nhema communal area, Zimbabwe Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 347–354, (2011) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111003229
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : H(101, 3) menorrhagia, roots of Grewia flavescens crushed, mixed with hot water, extract VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (Nhema communal area)
Vernacular name : mubhubhunu (Shona)
Reference HM 58
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. Magister Scientiae in the Faculty of Science (Department of Botany) Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990)
Symptoms : H(022), H(033), H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruit, VO.
inducing labor, H(033) infertility, impotency, roots
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muparatsheni (Venda)
Reference HM 61
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : H(101) menorrhagia, roots extract of Grewia flavescens, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (South-central)
Vernacular name : mubhubhunu
Reference HM 69
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine ,9:31 (2013) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/9/1/31
Symptoms : H(101)
Recipes : H(101) menorrhagia, roots extract of Grewia flavescens, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe (centre-sud)
Vernacular name : mubhubhunu
Reference HM 81
Author(s) : Mongalo, N. I. and T. J. Makhafola
Title : Ethnobotanical knowledge of the lay people of Blouberg area (Pedi tribe), Limpopo Province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 14:46 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0245-4
Symptoms : H(027w)
Recipes : H(027w, 20) roots of Grewia flavescens are used as “disha” for the new born, mostly using a bottle for milk, RNS.
H(095) fruits are edible
H(091) new born meal that strengthen the immunity and general growth of new born babies. Roots of Grewia flavescens, handful of roots of Waltheria indica, Pterodiscus kellerianus, “Matshilana”, Senna italica and any three different Solanum sp. The plants are cooked in a 3 L tap water and the resulting solution is generally called‘disha’ and is sucked by babies in a milk bottle.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Limpopo Province)
Vernacular name : mopharatshwene
Reference HO 20
Author(s) : Olowokudejo J. D., A. B. Kadiri, V.A. Travih
Title : An Ethnobotanical Survey of Herbal Markets and Medicinal Plants in Lagos State of Nigeria Ethnobotanical Leaflets 12: 851-65. 2008. http://www.ethnoleaflets.com/leaflets/lagos.htm
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, decoction of the leaves of Grewia flavescence, VO. (Information obtained from herb sellers and traditional medicine practitioners from three popular and largest markets in Lagos)
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Local markets in Lagos state)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
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) http://www.globalsciencebooks.info/JournalsSup/images/Sample/AJPSB_5%28SI1%2969-74o.pdf
Symptoms : H(082)
Recipes : H(082) big sores under the chin, root of Grewia flavescens in decoction in milk, local application
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (village de Gaborone)
Vernacular name : motsotsojane (Setswana), rough leaved raisin (English)
Reference HT 51
Author(s) : Tuasha N. , B. Petros, Z. Asfaw
Title : Medicinal plants used by traditional healers to treat malignancies and other human ailments in Dalle District, Sidama Zone, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 14:15 , (2018) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-018-0213-z
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) growth retardation (Lagote dhibba), the leaf of Grewia flavescens is decocted and given orally
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dalle District)
Vernacular name : shishsho (Sidamuafoo)
Reference HU 02
Author(s) : Urso, V., M. A. Signorini, M. Tonini , P. Bruschi
Title : Wild medicinal and food plants used by communities living in Mopane woodlands of southern Angola: Results of an ethnobotanical field investigation Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 177, 126–139, (2016)
Symptoms : H(095), H(100)
Recipes : H(095) alcoholic beverage, fruits, H(095) fresh fruit (food)
H(100) gonorrhea, belowground organs of Grewia flavescens , RNS
.(Total number of citations for Grewia flavescens. = 41)
Region : West Africa
Country : southern Angola
Vernacular name : omumbole, munama
Reference VM 37
Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, roots of Grewia flavescens, RNS. (rregistered from reference HS 32 (Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86 (2003) 97–108))
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : muparatsheni (Vhavenda)
Reference VO 11
Author(s) : Onana, J
Title : Les ligneux fourragers du Nord-Cameroun. 1. Inventaire et phénologie. Revue d'Elevage et de Médecine vétérinaire des Pays tropicaux, Volume. 48 (2), pp. 213 - 219 (1995)
Symptoms : V(095), V(095), V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), Vc(095), Vo(095), fruits of Grewia flavescens few researched by animals
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (North region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author