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Official name : Haemanthus multiflorus Martyn
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Synonyms : Haemanthus coccineus Forssk.

19 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 20
Author(s) : Adjanohoun et al.
Title : Contribution to ethnobotanical and floristic studies in Uganda. O.U.A./C.S.T.R., Lagos (1993) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(020), H(055)
Recipes : H(020), H(055), bulbs of Haemanthus multiflorus, infusion (H2O), VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HC 13a
Author(s) : Chabra, S.C., R.L.A. Mahunnah & E.N. Mshiu
Title : Plants used in traditional medicine in Eastern Tanzania.I. Pteridophytes and Angiosperms (Acanthaceae to Canellaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 21, pp. 253 - 277, (1987)
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diar., leaves pounded H2O, filter, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (East)
Vernacular name : mbiba, mbibo, mkorosho (Swahili)
Reference HC 14
Author(s) : Chifundera, K.
Title : La prévention des maladies grâce à l'utilisation des méthodes de la médecine traditionnelle au Bushi. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 5, n° 2, 41 - 49, (1991)
Symptoms : H(020), H(106)
Recipes : H(020) snake + H(106) snake, scarifications with juice + decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 13
Author(s) : Grierson, D.S. & A.J. Afolayan
Title : An ethnobotanical study of plants used for the treatment of wounds in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 67, pp. 327- 332, (1999)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(175)
Recipes : H(004) + H(175),H(013) + H(175),, leaves, poultice
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : umphompo
Reference HK 01
Author(s) : Kerharo, J. & J. G. Adam
Title : La pharmacopée sénégalaise traditionnelle. Plantes médicinales et toxiques. Editions Vigot Frères, Paris, 1011 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(092), bulb of Haemanthus multiflorus , poison
H(005), H(170), bulb of Haemanthus multiflorus, VO.
H(170), roots Acacia sieberiana + bulb Haemanthus multiflorus, RNS., VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Senegal
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 16
Author(s) : Laidler, P.W.
Title : The magic medicine of the Hottentots. South African Journal of Science Volume 25, pp.433–447. (1928) From references HV 51, HS 32
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(007), H(013), H(082), H(186)
Recipes : H(004) septic wounds,H(013) ulcers, fresh leaves of Haemanthus multiflorus
H(005) dropsy; H(007) diuretic, H(082) asthma, H(186) expectorant, sliced bulb in vinegar, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : velskoenblaar (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HN 36
Author(s) : Nsimundele, L.
Title : Répertoire des plantes médicinales des régions côtieres du Mayumbe et du Bas-Congo,1966-1968. Unpublished notes of Léopold Nsimundele, Bureau chief forester / Inéac Luki, National Institute for Agronomic Study of Congo
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) scabies, crushed bulbs of Haemanthus multiflorus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Lukaya and Cataractes)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Reference HP 12
Author(s) : Pappe, L.
Title : Pappe, L., 1847. A List South African Indigenous Plants Used as Remedies by the Colonists of the Cape of Good Hope. O.I. Pike, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1850. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus. A.S. Robertson, Cape Town. Pappe, L., 1857. Florae Capensis Medicae Prodromus, 2nd ed. W. Britain Press, Cape Town. From references HV 09, HV 51
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(007), H(013), H(082), H(186)
Recipes : H(004) septic wounds,H(013) ulcers, fresh leaves of Haemanthus multiflorus
H(005) dropsy; H(007) diuretic, H(082) asthma, H(186) expectorant, sliced bulb in vinegar, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : velskoenblaar (Cape Dutch language)
Reference HS 06
Author(s) : Staner, P. & R. Boutique
Title : Matériaux pour l'étude des plantes médicinales indigènes du Congo Belge. Mém. Institut royal colonial belge, Section des Sc. naturelles et médicales,Collection in-8°, fasc. 6 et dernier, 228 p., (1937)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013)
Recipes : H(004) wounds,H(013) ulcer, roots, powder on ...
Region : West Africa
Country : Guinea
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : H(016), H(037), H(091)
Recipes : H(016), ONS., swollen human breast.
H(037) child, boiled root infusion against childs cough
H(091), boiled root infusion mixed wjth milk as child's tonic).
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : psirioch, kipuwer
Reference HT 31
Author(s) : Thunberg
Title : Thunberg (1785) From reference HV 51
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(007), H(013), H(082), H(186)
Recipes : H(004) septic wounds,H(013) ulcers, fresh leaves of Haemanthus multiflorus
H(005) dropsy; H(007) diuretic, H(082) asthma, H(186) expectorant, sliced bulb in vinegar, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Cape region )
Vernacular name : velskoenblaar (Cape Dutch language)
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(004), H(005), H(007), H(082), H(186)
Recipes : Sliced bulb of Haemanthus coccineus in vinegar: H(186) expectorant, H(007) diuretic; H(082) asthma, H(005) dropsy; fresh leaves for H(013) ulcers and H(004) septic wounds (species that are mainly of historical interest) from Thunberg (1785); from Pappe (1847); (1850); (1857); 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 : velskoenblaar (Africaans)
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) infected wounds,H(013) ulcers, bulb powder of Haemanthus multiflorus, local application ?
H(201) ritual usage, this plant is used to decorate the small statues of Bwiti.
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (ge-)tomba+tomba, (Eviya language)
Reference HW 01
Author(s) : Walker, R.
Title : Usages pharmaceutiques des plantes spontanées du Gabon. Bull. Inst. Etudes centrafricaines, n° 4, 5, 6, (1953) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), bulb of Haemanthus multiflorus, powder, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VM 10
Author(s) : Minja, M.M.J.
Title : Medicinal plants used in promotion of animal health in Tanzania. Animal Diseases Research Instit., Dep. Pharmacology/ Toxic., Dar Es Salaam. Métissages en santé animale de Madagascar à Haïti. Presses universitaires de Namur, 335 - 364, (1994)
Symptoms : V(024)
Recipes : V(024), VO., crushed rhisom + H2O, infusion
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Moshi district)
Vernacular name : ndalakio (Chagga)
Reference VM 11
Author(s) : Mkangare, M.M.J.
Title : Collection of Tanzanian medicinal plants for biological activity studies. Proceedings of the 7th Tanzania veterinary association scientific conference. Tanzania Veterinary Association, Vol. 7, 67- 78, (1989) De la référence VB 10
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : V(33) , rhizom, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Arusha, Kilimandjaro )
Vernacular name : ndalakio
Reference VR 04
Author(s) : Rimbach, L.
Title : Traditional methods of treating cattle diseases. Report for ASA (Studienaufenthalte in Africa, Asien und Latein-Amerika), 19 p., (1977) From reference: VB 10
Symptoms : V(022)
Recipes : Vb(022), bulb juice, friction on the snout
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Chagga)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VT 2k
Author(s) : Timberlake, J. R.
Title : Ethnobotany of the Pokot of Nothern Kenya, 106 p., (1987)Unpublished report. East African Herbarium, Nairobi.Multigraphié. Center for Economic Botany, Royal Botanic Gardens.Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Symptoms : V(016)
Recipes : Vc,ch,b(016), crushed root or infusion of root, rubbed on swollen sick udder's of cows, goats or camels
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : psirioch, kipuwer
Reference VW 01
Author(s) : Watt, J.M., Breyer-Brandwijk, M.G.
Title : The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., Edinburg and London, Second edition, 1457 p., (1962) (partially from the references VM 18, HV 09, HC 26, HL 22, HS 32)
Symptoms : V(022)
Recipes : Vb(022), bulb juice, oinment udder
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Chagga)
Vernacular name : not registered