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Official name : Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Family : Rosaceae

51 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 43
Author(s) : Assefa, B., G. Glatzel, C. Buchmann
Title : Ethnomedicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F.Gmel. among rural communities of Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:20 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-20
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(051), H(068), H(078), H(100), H(102), H(104), H(118), H(126)
Recipes : H(008) diarhea, leaves, RNS.
H(014) dermatology, bark, RNS.
H(051) paludism, bark, RNS.
H(068) Intestinal worms (tape worm), flowers , RNS.
H(078) cancer, roots of Hagenia abyssinica + other plants, RNS
H(100) sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), flowers, RNS.
H(102) bile, flowers, RNS.
H(104) stomachache, roots, RNS.
H(104) stomachache, wood (reddish color liquid from the sapwood) or flowers, RNS.
H(104) severe abdominal pain, roots, RNS.
H(118) throat disease, roots, RNS .
H(126) hepatitis, flowers, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Oromiya National Regional State, Southeastern Ethiopia (Kofele region)
Vernacular name : heto (Oromiffa). For male tree, balfe. For female tree, hatiya, rtu
Reference HA 43
Author(s) : Assefa, B., G. Glatzel, C. Buchmann
Title : Ethnomedicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F.Gmel. among rural communities of Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:20 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-20
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(104), H(107), H(108), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, flowers, RNS.
H(008) diarhea, leaves, RNS.
H(037) cough, leaves, RNS.
H(037) cough, H(051) fever, bark of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS.
H(068) Intestinal worms (tape worm), flowers , RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, flowers, RNS.
H(104) stomachache, roots, RNS.
H(104) stomachache, wood (reddish color liquid from the sapwood) or barks, RNS.
H(107) typhoid, leaves, RNS.
H(108) cold (bronchitis), bark, RNS.
H(201), flowers again evil eye
Region : East Africa
Country : Oromiya National Regional State, study site ‘Dinsho’ (located in the Bale Mountains) Southeastern Ethiopia (Dinsho region)
Vernacular name : heto (Oromiffa). For male tree; gurumbo, korma. For female tree, degemele, hache, artu
Reference HA 43
Author(s) : Assefa, B., G. Glatzel, C. Buchmann
Title : Ethnomedicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F.Gmel. among rural communities of Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:20 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-20
Symptoms : V(000), V(004)
Recipes : Vb(000) livestock disease leaves or bark of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS.
Vb(004) healing injured part, leaves, RNS.
Véq(012), fresh leaves are wrapped on fractures of equines.
Region : East Africa
Country : Amhara Regional State, Northern Ethiopia (Debark region)
Vernacular name : kosso (Amharic). For male tree, wende. For female tree, sete
Reference HA 43
Author(s) : Assefa, B., G. Glatzel, C. Buchmann
Title : Ethnomedicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F.Gmel. among rural communities of Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:20 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-20
Symptoms : V(000), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(000) livestock disease leaves or bark of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS.
Vb(091) informants in Bale explained that a decoction of bark is given to cattle and equines to treat a disease that turns livestock thin and skinny.
Region : East Africa
Country : Oromiya National Regional State, Southeastern Ethiopia (Kofele region)
Vernacular name : heto (Oromiffa). For male tree, balfe. For female tree, hatiya, rtu
Reference HA 43
Author(s) : Assefa, B., G. Glatzel, C. Buchmann
Title : Ethnomedicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F.Gmel. among rural communities of Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:20 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-20
Symptoms : V(000), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(000) livestock disease leaves of Hagenia abyssinica mixed with Juniperus procera, RNS.
Vb(091), Véq(091) informants in Kofele explained that a decoction of bark is given to cattle and equines to treat a disease that turns livestock thin and skinny.
Region : East Africa
Country : Oromiya National Regional State, study site ‘Dinsho’ (located in the Bale Mountains) Southeastern Ethiopia (Dinsho region)
Vernacular name : heto (Oromiffa). For male tree; gurumbo, korma. For female tree, degemele, hache, artu
Reference HA 43
Author(s) : Assefa, B., G. Glatzel, C. Buchmann
Title : Ethnomedicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F.Gmel. among rural communities of Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2010, 6:20 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-6-20
Symptoms : H(004), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) healing injured part, leaves, RNS.
H(068) Intestinal worms (tape worm), flowers , RNS.
H(104) severe stomach pain, roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Amhara Regional State, Northern Ethiopia (Debark region)
Vernacular name : kosso (Amharic). For male tree, wende. For female tree, sete
Reference HA 55
Author(s) : Avigdor, E., H Wohlmuth, Z. Asfaw, T. Awas
Title : The current status of knowledge of herbal medicine and medicinal plants in Fiche, Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 10:38 (2014) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/10/1/38
Symptoms : H(068), H(082)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, ONS. of Allium cepa as part of a formula comprising Arake (spirit brewed with fermented grains) with Hagenia abyssinica, Ruta chalepensis, Zingiber officinale and Cinnamomum verum, RNS
H(068) taeniasis, ONS. of Embelia schimperi, with Glinus lotoides and Hagenia abyssinica, RNS.
H(068) taeniasis, flower of Hagenia abyssinica, Cinnamomum verum, RNS.
H(082) asthma, 3-4 cloves of Allium sativum chopped and mixed with honey, dissolved by Kosso arake "kosso arake" (spirit brewed with fermented grains) with Hagenia abyssinica, Ruta chalepensis, Zingiber officinale and Cinnamomum verum, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (City of Fiche, Oromia region)
Vernacular name : kosso (Amharic)
Reference HB 01
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Guérisseurs et plantes médicinales de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren, Belgique.Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 18, 214 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(038), H(056), H(068), H(104), H(172), H(201)
Recipes : H(038), H(104), leaves, barks stem, branche, trunk of Hagenia abyssinica, pulvérisation, VO.
H(068) intestinal parasitism, leaves of Hagenia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(056) filariosis, H(172) elephantiasis, leaves of Hagenia abyssinica, decoction (H2O), enema .
H(104), barks stem, branche, trunk of Microglossa pyrifolia of Hagenia abyssinica, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201), barks stem, branche, trunk, to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, barks stem, branche, trunk of Hagenia. , to carbonize, VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad spirits, leaves of Hagenia abyssinica of Microglossa pyrifolia, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis again bad luck, barks stem, branche, trunk of Hagenia., poudre, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umwuzuzu (Kirundi)
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), ONS., RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 1k
Author(s) : Bekele-Tesemma, A., A. Birnie & B. Tengnäs
Title : The useful trees and shrubs for Ethiopia.Identification, propagation and management for agricultural and pastoral communities.Regional Soil Conservation Unit.Swedish International Development Authority. Technical handbook n° 5, 472 p., (1993) CFSCDD P.O. Box 62347, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), flowers femal flowers , RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) plant of Hagenia abyssinica eaten by cattle.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : heto
Reference HB 48
Author(s) : Bussmann Rainer, W., P.Swartzinsky, W. Aserat & P.Evangelista
Title : Plant use in Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 7:28 (2011)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) fruits of Hagenia abyssinica are dried, ground and eaten before a meal as anthelmintic. Better taken early in the morning with some food.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Odo-Bulu and Demaro, Bale Mountains Region)
Vernacular name : heto
Reference HD 12a
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part I: Studies on the toxicity and therapeutic activity of local taenicidal medications. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 45, pp. 27 - 33, (1995)
Symptoms : H(068), H(151)
Recipes : H(068) tenia, H(151) antihypertension, flowers, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kosso
Reference HD 12c
Author(s) : Desta, B.
Title : Ethiopian traditional herbal drugs.Part III: Anti-fertility activity of 70 medicinal plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 44, pp. 199 - 209, (1994)
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortion or prevention pregnacy, leaves, vaginal fumigation
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kosso
Reference HD 52
Author(s) : Doffana, Z, D
Title : Sacred natural sites, herbal medicine, medicinal plants and their conservation in Sidama, Ethiopia Food & Agriculture, 3: 1365399, (2017) https://doi.org/10.1080/23311932.2017.1365399
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) decoction from berry and leaves of Hagenia abyssinica for treating worm infestation of tapeworm "hamashe"
Region : East Africa
Country : southwest Ethiopia
Vernacular name : dadako
Reference HG 02
Author(s) : Glover, P.E., J. Stewart & M.D. Gwynne
Title : Masai and Kipsigis notes on East african plants, Part III - Medicinal uses of plants. East African agricultural and forestry journal, 32, 2, 200 - 207, (1966)
Symptoms : H(008), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach aches, the barks of Hagenia abyssinica are pounded and the paste is added in cold H2O. VO. the liquid
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 07
Author(s) : Getahun, A.
Title : Some common medicinal and poisonous plants used in ethiopian folk medicine. Faculty of Science, Addis Abeba University, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, 63p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(007), H(068), H(112)
Recipes : H(007) purg., H(068), pulverized bark of Croton macrostachyus mixed with kosso Hagenia abyssinica, is a very effective purgative and vermifuge
H(068) tenia, dried pistillate flowers, take care, large doses are toxic, RNS.
H(112), ONS, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : kosso (Amarinya), habbi (Tigrinya), duchia, edo, fieto (Galinya), heto (Galinya-kaffa)
Reference HG 16
Author(s) : Gedif, T. & H-J. Hahn
Title : The use of medicinal plants in self-care in rural central Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 87, pp. 155 - 161 (2003)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068, f) tape worm, local alcoholic extract of flowers, VO. in an empty stomach, or the flowers are pasted with honey and eaten
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Butajira district)
Vernacular name : kosso
Reference HG 19
Author(s) : Giday, M.
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by the Zay people in Ethiopia. CBM:s Skriftserie 3, pp. 81 - 99, Uppsala 2001
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tapeworm, flowers of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Zay people; Islands of lake Ziway)
Vernacular name : kosso (Amharic)
Reference HG 1k
Author(s) : Gachathi, F.N.
Title : Kikuyu botanical dictionary of plant names and uses. Publication supported by GTZ , (1989)The print shop, P.O. Box 24576, Nairobi.
Symptoms : H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(008), barks ONS., RNS.
H(068), inflorescence, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya
Vernacular name : not registered