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Reference : HB 66

Author(s) : Bouayyadi L., M. El Hafian, L. Zidane
Title : Étude floristique et ethnobotanique de la flore médicinale dans la région du Gharb, Maroc Journal of Applied Biosciences 93:8760 (September 2015) http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/jab.v93i1.10
Reference HB 66 has information about 141 plants :
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(111)
Recipes : H(111) burn, powder of desiccated leaves of Acacia raddiana, local application in poultice
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : talh (Arabic), acacia saharien (French)
Agropyron repens (L.) P.Beauv.
Official name : Agropyron repens (L.) P.Beauv.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(008) + H(104), H(037), H(139)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104) gastric reflux, H(037) perforated lung., the powder of the whole plant of Agropyron repens dried is used orally with tea
H(139) aphrodisiac, decoction of the roots of Alpinia officinarum of Rubus ulmifolius of Agropyrum repens of Juncus maritimus, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : njem (Arabic), chienden (French)
Ajuga iva (L.) Schreb.
Official name : Ajuga iva (L.) Schreb.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(123)
Recipes : H(004) dog bite injury, H(018) migraine, decoction ONS, VO.
H(014) itchy skin, decoction, rinsing of the skin
H(123) intoxication of the digestive system (toukkal in Moroccan culture), powder of Ajuga iva dried, mixed with honey , powder of Trigonella foenum-graecum of Centaurium spicatum and Marrubium vulgare, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : chendgûra (Arabic), ivette, bugle (French)
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(037), H(053), H(151)
Recipes : H(013) boil, poultice of the warm leaves of the bulb of Allium cepa
H(018) headache, poultice of the dough prepared from the crushing of the bulb of Allium cepa leaves of Eucalyptus globulus of Marrubium vulgare of Mentha pulegium and of Chenopodium ambrosioides
H(037) juice, H(151) blood pressure, juice Allium cepa, VO.
H(053) bulb juice is used in ear drops for ear pain
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : bassala (Arabic), oignon (French)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(040), H(053), H(113), H(118), H(179), H(198z)
Recipes : H(001) eye itch, rubbing with Allium sativum on the eyes
H(014) ringworm, direct rubbing with Allium sativum on the affected skin parts
H(014) ringworm of the scalp. Capsicum annuum powder mixed with the crushed Allium sativum , local application
H(037) cough, H(078) cancer, H(118) angina, pharyngitis, Allium sativa is eaten raw or with olive oil
H(040) back pain, local massage with garlic cooked in olive oil
H(053) otitis, H(118) allergic rhinitis crushed garlic with olive oil, ear or nose instillation
H(113) kidney pain, crushed garlic with olive oill, VO.
H(179) renal lithiasis, juice of Citrus limon with Petroselinum sativum (parsley) and Allium sativum (garlic)
H(198z) anti dandruff, garlic baked in olive oil brushing hair
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : touma (Arabic), ail (French)
Aloe socotrina DC.
Official name : Aloe socotrina DC.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(198y), H(202)
Recipes : H(198y) gel obtained from the crushed leaves of Aloe socotrina is used for moisturizing dry hair
H(202) viscous extract from the leaves of Aloe socotrina is used after bathing to soften the skin of the face and hair
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : sebar, ssabra (Arabic), vigne (French)
Alpinia officinarum Hance
Official name : Alpinia officinarum Hance
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(108), H(139), H(162x), H(171)
Recipes : H(108) cooling, H(162x) urinary incontinence, H(171) diabetes, decoction of dried rhizome powder from Alpinia officinarum, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, decoction of the roots of Alpinia officinarum of Rubus ulmifolius of Agropyrum repens of Juncus maritimus, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : khôdenjâl (Arabic), galanga officinale (French)
Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam
Official name : Ammi visnaga (L.) Lam
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(013), H(014)
Recipes : H(001) pain or eye infection, H(013) pruritus, fumigation by burning dried umbels or their powder of Ammi visnaga
H(001) inflammation or infection of the eyes (Adwa in Moroccan dialect, H(013) pruritus, H(005) facial edema, fumigation by burning dried umbels of Ammi visnaga
H(014) itching and swelling caused in case of allergy, crushed leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides of Ammi visnaga and Inula helenium is used for painting
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : khella, bachnikha (Arabic)
Ammodaucus leucotrichus Coss. & Durieu
Official name : Ammodaucus leucotrichus Coss. & Durieu
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal pain in children, decoction of flowers and seeds of Ammodaucus leucotrichus, VO.
H(104) infant intestinal pain, infused fruit
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : kmmun es-sofi (Arabic), cumin velu (French)
Apium graveolens L.
Official name : Apium graveolens L.
Family : Apiaceae
Synonyms : Apium decumbens Eckl. & Zeyh.
Symptoms : H(179)
Recipes : H(179) renal lithiasis, crushed leaf extract of Apium graveolens + H2O, VO.
H(179) kidney pain decoction of fresh leaves of Apium graveolens of fresh leaves of Petroselinum sativum, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : krafés (Arabic), ache (French)
Aristolochia longa L.
Official name : Aristolochia longa L.
Family : Aristolochiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(078)
Recipes : H(004) antiseptic and healing wounds and injuries, rhizome powder of Aristolochia longa
H(078) cancer, decoction of rhizome of Aristolochia longa, VO. once a day
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : berez’tem (Arabic), aristoloche (French)
Artemisia arborescens (Vaill.) L.
Official name : Artemisia arborescens (Vaill.) L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(092), H(108)
Recipes : H(053), prepared infusion of the leafy stem of Artemisia arborescens + huile d’olive
H(092) ingestion of a toxic substance, decoction of the leafy stem of Artemisia arborescens, VO. fasting in the morning for three days + ear instillation

H(108) cooling, decoction of the leafy stem + milk, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : chiba (Arabic), absinthe arborescente (French)
Artemisia herba-alba Asso
Official name : Artemisia herba-alba Asso
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(078)
Recipes : H(068) wormer, H(078) cancer, decoction of the leafy stem of Artemisia herba-alba
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : chih (Arabic), armoise blanche (French)
Asparagus officinalis L
Official name : Asparagus officinalis L
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(078), H(113)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, H(104) intestinal pain, decoction of rhizome of Asparagus officinalis , VO.
H(113) rheumatism, infusion VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : seckoum (Arabic), asperge (French)
Asphodelus microcarpus Viv.
Official name : Asphodelus microcarpus Viv.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) otitis inflammation or ear infection, maceration of the roots of Asphodelus microcarpus in olive oil and is instilled in the ears
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : blaluz (Arabic), asphodèle (French)
Atractylis gummifera L.
Official name : Atractylis gummifera L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(198)
Recipes : H(013) pruritus, root powder of Atractylis gummifera, leaves of Lawsonia inermis mixeds à H2O, wash the body
H(198) hair loss, natural mask prepared from root powder and water by brushing
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : addad (Arabic), chardon à glu, (French)
Borago officinalis L.
Official name : Borago officinalis L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(107)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(107) typhoid, fumigation by steam (aarga in Moroccan dialect) leaves of Lavandula stoechas of Eucalyptus globulus of Ricinus communis of Citrus limon of Borago officinalis and of Rubus fiuticosus
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : not registered by the authors
Brassica rapa L.
Official name : Brassica rapa L.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(051)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(051) fever, poultice of the crushed fresh leaves of Brassica rapa
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : left (Arabic),navet (French)
Calamintha officinalis Moench
Official name : Calamintha officinalis Moench
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(108) influenza, decoction of ONS of Calamintha officinalis, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : manta (Arabic), calament (French)
Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze
Official name : Camellia sinensis (L.) Kuntze
Family : Theaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(104), H(111)
Recipes : H(004) injury, H(111) burn, leaf powder of Camellia sinensis in poultice
H(104) abdominal pain, leaf infusion, VO.
Region : North Africa
Country : Moroco
Vernacular name : atây (Arabic), thé (French)