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Reference : HF 04

Author(s) : Focho, D. A., M. C Newu, M. G Anjah, F. A Nwana, F. B Ambo
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of trees in Fundong, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2009, 5:17 (doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-17) + Additional file 1
Reference HF 04 has information about 47 plants :
Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Official name : Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Family : Ericaceae
Synonyms : Agauria polyphylla Baker
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(100, 11), decoction of leaves and barks of Agauria salicifolia, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : ling (Fundong)
Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Official name : Albizia gummifera (J.F.Gmel.) C.A.Sm.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(056), H(102), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) eye pains, H(056) filaria, H(104) abdominal pain, decoction of leaves is taken orally and as eye drops
H(006) constipation, H(102) bile, decoction of barks, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : fuwem (Fundong)
Alstonia boonei De Wild
Official name : Alstonia boonei De Wild
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(051), H(099), H(169)
Recipes : H(020, f) snake bite, latex of stem of Alstonia boonei, in local application
H(051, f) paludism, H(169) hernia, H(099) mental retardation, cold infusion, VO. or or as enema until healed.
H(099, f) epilepsy, decoction of roots of Alstonia boonei, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits of Annona muricata, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : sweetsop (Fundong)
Annona squamosa L.
Official name : Annona squamosa L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits of Annona squamosa, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : soursop (Fundong)
Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson) Fosberg
Official name : Artocarpus altilis (Parkinson) Fosberg
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) ffruits of Artocarpus altilis are eaten
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : bread fruit (Fundong)
Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Official name : Azadirachta indica A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Melia azadirachta L.
Symptoms : H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, decoction of leaves of Azadirachta indica or infusion is taken orally or as a bath.
H(051) paludism, decoction of barks of Azadirachta indica
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : neem (Fundong)
Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Official name : Bersama abyssinica Fres.
Family : Melianthaceae
Synonyms : Bersama abyssinica subsp. engleriana (Gürke) F.White
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, 2) round worms, decoction of roots of Bersama abyssinica, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, concoction of leaves of Citrus sinensis of Bidens pilosa and Carica papaya, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Bridelia speciosa Müll.Arg.
Official name : Bridelia speciosa Müll.Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(171)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(171) diabetes, maceration or infusion of leaves of Bridelia speciosa, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : sem (Fundong)
Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Official name : Canarium schweinfurthii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) chest pain, pulverized resin of Canarium schweinfurthii mixed with palm oil, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : ambah (Fundong)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(068), H(082), H(091), H(126), H(171)
Recipes : H(051, f) paludism, H(126, f) jaundice, dry leaves of Carica papaya are taken as tea. and concoction with Cymbopogon citratus, VO.
H(051, f) paludism, concoction of leaves of Citrus sinensis of Bidens pilosa and Carica papaya, VO.
H(068, f) round worms, H(082, f) asthma, H(091, f) anaemia, H(171, f) diabetes, seeds of Carica papaya are chewed and juice from ripe fruits, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : pawpaw (Fundong)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) convulsion in childeren, concoction of leaves of Cordia millenii, Centella asiatica, VO.
H(157) convulsion in childeren, concoction of leaves of Dacryodes edulis, Centella asiatica, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, juice of fruits of Citrus paradisi, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : lemon (Fundong)
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) tuberculosis, juice of fruits of Citrus simensis, VO.
H(051) paludism, concoction of leaves of Citrus sinensis of Bidens pilosa and Carica papaya, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : orange (Fundong)
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(056), H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(056) filaria, juice of fruits of Citrus aurantifolia is applied on the body after a bath.
H(095) fruits are eaten
H(104) abdominal pains, decoction of Citrus aurantifolia leaves, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : lime (Fundong)
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(033), H(037), H(075), H(057)
Recipes : H(033) impotence, H(057) goiter, maceration of leaves, VO.
H(037) cough, H(075) loss of appetite, juice from ripe fruit of Citrus limon, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : grape (Fundong)
Cocos nucifera L.
Official name : Cocos nucifera L.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(014), H(126)
Recipes : H(002) difficult lactation,H(014) dandruff,H(014) scabies, fruits of Cocos nucifera are eaten.
H(126) liver ailments, décoction de racines, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : coconut palm (Fundong)
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Official name : Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.) Schott & Endl.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Sterculia acuminata P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(037), H(100)
Recipes : H(037) cough, fruits of Cola acuminata are eaten.
H(100) gonorrhoea, decoction of barks, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : ibi (Cola nut) (Fundong)
Cordia millenii Baker
Official name : Cordia millenii Baker
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(157)
Recipes : H(157) convulsion in childeren, concoction of leaves of Cordia millenii, Centella asiatica, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (Fundong, Northwest Region)
Vernacular name : available (Fundong)