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Official name : Pteronia onobromoides DC.
Family : Asteraceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

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(051), H(111), H(111x)
Recipes : Powdered leaf of Pteronia onobromoides, mixed with fat, used to anoint the body; also for H(111) burns, H(111x) sunburn, H(053) earache (species that are mainly of historical interest) 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 : sab(plural:san) (Khoi/Nama),boegoebos (Africaans)