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Reference : HG 28

Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Reference HG 28 has information about 71 plants :
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., local application
H(004) wound, leaves of Ajuga integrifolia of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : ziadu-boee (Sheko)
Achyrospermum schimperi (Hochst. ex Briq.) Perkins ex Mildbr.
Official name : Achyrospermum schimperi (Hochst. ex Briq.) Perkins ex Mildbr.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Achyrospermum schimperi, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kursi-charo (Sheko)
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, flowers of Acmella caulirhiza, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : guticha (Sheko)
Adenostemma perrottetii DC.
Official name : Adenostemma perrottetii DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(020)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, stems of Adenostemma perrottetii, RNS., VO.
H(020) snakebite, leaves of Adenostemma perrottetii, RNS., VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : bo-charo, shoj-charo (Sheko)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109) back bone pain leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Amaranthus dubius of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : zingube-qumbe (Sheko)
Ajuga integrifolia Buch-Ham
Official name : Ajuga integrifolia Buch-Ham
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Ajuga bracteosa Wallich ex Bentham
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(068)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Ajuga integrifolia of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., local application
H(013) boil, leaves of Dyschoriste nagchana of Ajuga integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(068) amoebiasis, leaves, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kursi-charo (Sheko)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., VO.
H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Coffea arabica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : nech-shinkurt (Sheko)
Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Official name : Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(012), H(109)
Recipes : H(012) chest bone fracture (child), leaves of Amaranthus dubius, RNS., local application
H(109) back bone pain leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Amaranthus dubius of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mezi (Sheko)
Amaranthus graecizans L.
Official name : Amaranthus graecizans L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, dislocation, leaves of Amaranthus graecizans of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(012)) chest bone fracture (child), leaves of Amaranthus graecizans, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mezi (Sheko)
Aspilia mossambicensis (Oliv.) Wild
Official name : Aspilia mossambicensis (Oliv.) Wild
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia chrysops S. Moore , Aspilia holstii O.Hoffm
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Aspilia mossambicensis, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kershu (Sheko)
Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Official name : Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, leaves of Brassica carinata, RNS., VO.
H(104) stomach ache, seeds of Brassica nigra, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : koza (Sheko)
Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Official name : Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis acuminata De Wild.
Symptoms : H(013), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) boil, roots of Capparis erythrocarpos, RNS, local application
H(201) evil eye, fumigation with roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : buda-charo (Sheko)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Coffea arabica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mitmita (Sheko)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : berbere (Sheko)
Cardamine trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Cardamine trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Cardamine trichocarpa of Momordica foetida, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : koshkin (Sheko)
Cayratia gracilis (Guill. & Perr.) Suess.
Official name : Cayratia gracilis (Guill. & Perr.) Suess.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, roots of Cayratia gracilis, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Celosia anthelminthica Asch.
Official name : Celosia anthelminthica Asch.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, leaves of Celosia anthelminthica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, leaves of Celosia trigyna, seeds of Cucurbita pepo, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : yazinti (Sheko)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(086)
Recipes : H(038) genital infection, leaves of Centella asiatica, RNS., local application
H(086) lymphadenitis , RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : yetinti-charo (Sheko)
Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Official name : Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tsora (Sheko)