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Official name : Helichrysum gymnocomum Mill.
Family : Asteraceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

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
Symptoms : H(108), H(118)
Recipes : H(118) throat infection (Umqala obuhlungu, Izilonda emqaleni); leaves are boiled in water and taken orally.
H(108) nose infections (Izilonda empumlweni, Umongoza), dried, powdered leaves are used as a snuff.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (municipality of Nkonkobe)
Vernacular name : impepho (Xhosa)
Reference HM 76
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017)
Symptoms : H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(108) colds, whole plant of Helichrysum gymnocomum , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : icholochola (isi Xhosa)