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Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae

37 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds by cold steel, whole plant of Hibiscus cannabinus of Sesamum alatum, to carbonize, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : rama (Hausa), chanvre de Guinée (local French)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) woman, boiled seeds of Hibiscus cannabinus, barks of the trunc of Securidaca longepedunculata, decoction, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : gowant, gwant (Gurmatché)
Reference HA 32
Author(s) : Ayodele, A.E
Title : The medicinally important leafy vegetables of South western Nigeria Leaflets Journal on WWW: http://www.siu.edu/~ebl/leaflets/ayodele.htm
Symptoms : H(056)
Recipes : H(056), leaves, plant cultivated. Treat Guineaworm sores, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Southwestern)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
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(008), H(018), H(091), H(201)
Recipes : H(018), H(091) kwash., H(104), H(201) psychosis again the bad spirits, leaves and roots of Hibiscus cannabinus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., leaves of Clematis simensis of Crassocephalum multicorymbosum of Hibiscus canabinus of Rhus vulgaris, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(091) kwash., stems with leaves of Drymaria cordata of Dyschoriste nobilior, leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus, decoction (H2O), enema
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umushigura, umuzira (Kirundi)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(015), H(051), H(098), H(099), H(127)
Recipes : H(015) hematuria, one cup of roots tea of Hibiscus cannabinus, 3 X / day, VO
H(051) paludism, tea of tubercles, VO.
H(098) insomnia, tubercle of lu (Hibiscus cannabinus) , roots of manga (Mangifera indica) of tele (Gossypium herbaceum) + wine. VO. 1 cup in the morning and the evening after the meals
H(099) epilepsy, roots tea, VO. 3 X / day during 8 days
H(127) splenalgy, liquid preparation from the tubercle
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Malanje)
Vernacular name : (u) lu (Umbundu), linho-de-gombo (Portuguese)
Reference HB 37M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : Quelques notes sur l'alimentation et les apports nutritionnels occultes en Angola. Garcia de Orta, Sér. Bot., Lisboa, 13 (1), 7 - 41 (1996)
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) occasional food complement, stems and leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Planalto and littoral))
Vernacular name : (u)se, (u)lu (tubercule), (u)lo (plante) (Kimbundu), linho-de-gombo (Portuguese)
Reference HC 18
Author(s) : Chifundera K.
Title : Antivenomous plants used in the Zairean pharmacopoeia. African Study Monographs, 7 : 21 -35, March 1987
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake, immunization is obtained with decoction of young leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic), (Bunyakiri), Burundi
Vernacular name : mukeranshungwe (Mashi), uruberwa (Kirundi)
Reference HC 25
Author(s) : Corrigan, B.M. , B.-E. Van Wyk, C.J. Geldenhuys, J.M. Jardine
Title : Ethnobotanical plant uses in the KwaNibela Peninsula, St Lucia, South Africa South African Journal of Botany 77, 346–359 (2011)
Symptoms : H(046)
Recipes : H(046), the whole plant of Hibiscus cannabinus is boiled to treat “chicken pox”.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : mKakane
Reference HD 07
Author(s) : Durand, J.M.
Title : Les plantes bienfaisantes du Ruanda et de l'Urundi. Astrida, Groupe scolaire, 89 p., (1960)
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds (ibisebe), Pâte crushed leaves, application on the clean wound or powder of leaves. Ribs crushed and heated in the fire. Squeeze out the juice, Local application
H(004) wounds (ibisebe), roots of Dicoma anomala (umwanzuranya) of Hibiscus cannabinus (ruberwa) crushed in honey. Local application Plant names from the work of Durand have been encoded from Kinyarwanda names. Confusions are possible.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : ruberwa
Reference HD 11
Author(s) : Dhetchuvi, M.- M. & J. Lejoly
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Nord-Est du Zaïre. Mitt. Inst. Allg. Bot. Hamburg, 23 b, 991 - 1006, (1990)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(006), H(038)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Hibiscus cannabinus, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, leaves of Hibiscus in vagina
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 05
Author(s) : Hulstaert, G.
Title : Notes de Botanique Mongo. Acad. Roy. des Sc. d'Outre- Mer, Classe des Sc. Nat. & Méd., N.S. XV-3, 212 p., (1966)
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph, ripe fruit of Aframomum sp., leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus., local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Mongo people)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HH 09b
Author(s) : Hamill, F.A., S. Apio, N. K. Mubiru, R. Bukenya-Ziraba, M. Mosango, O. W. Maganyi and D. D. Soejarto
Title : Traditional herbal drugs of Southern Uganda, II: literature analysis and antimicrobial assays, Volume 84, pp. 57 - 78 (2003)
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach problems, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Uganda (southern), tribe Baganda, district of Kampala
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HI 04
Author(s) : Iwu, M. M.
Title : Handbook of african medicinal plants. CRC Press, Inc., 435 p. (1993) From: African Ethnomedicine.USP Press, Enugu, Nigeria, (1986)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091), Cordia abyssinica + Hibiscus cannabinus , bark stems , RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 13
Author(s) : Kokwaro, J.O.
Title : Medicinal plants of East Africa. East african literature bureau, Kampala, Nairobi, Dar Es Salaam, 368 p., (1976)
Symptoms : H(020), H(104)
Recipes : H(020) spider, pounded roots, cataplasm
H(104) stomach, leaves, RNS
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania
Vernacular name : malaba (Nyamwezi, Tanzania), nyaduwa (Nyanja)
Reference HK 18
Author(s) : Kalanda, K. & K. Bolamba
Title : Contribution à la connaissance des plantes médicinales du Haut Zaïre. Les plantes utilisées contre les maladies de la peau à Kisangani. Rev. Méd. Pharm. Afr., Vol. 8, n° 2, 179 - 188, (1994)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itch, leaves, RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (region of Kisangani)
Vernacular name : ngai - ngai (Lingala)
Reference HK 55
Author(s) : Koni Muluwa, J., K. Bostoen
Title : Noms et usages des plantes utiles chez les Nsong. Göteborg Africana Informal Series - N° 6 , 71p., (2008) Department of Oriental and African Languages. University of Gothenburg (ISSN 1404-8523) http://www.sprak.gu.se/digitalAssets/1316/1316264_noms-et-usages-des-plantes.pdf
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), food plant as vegetable et feuilles among the people Nsong of Bandundu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (Province of Bandundu)
Vernacular name : Indicated by the author in phonetic note. Not transposable
Reference HM 40
Author(s) : Mainen J. Moshi, Donald F. Otieno, Pamela K. Mbabazi, Anke Weisheit
Title : The Ethnomedicine of the Haya people of Bugabo ward, Kagera Region, north western Tanzania Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 5:24 (2009) doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-24 http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/5/1/24
Symptoms : H(004), H(027z)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(027z) cleansing uterus, the leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus are pounded and used for wound dressing. They are also boiled with water and the decoction is taken orally presumably to treat intrauterine infections
Region : East Africa
Country : Tanzania (Kagera Region, Bugabo ward)
Vernacular name : kakungiri, lukingiri
Reference HN 01
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & W. Dibaluka
Title : Plantes médicinales cultivées dans la zone de Kabondo à Kisangani (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 87 - 99, (1990)
Symptoms : H(004), H(091)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves softened by the heat of fire of Hibiscus cannabinus, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : damudamu (Swahili), nielélé (Mbunza), ngayingayi (Lingala)
Reference HN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) stomatitis, leaves of Microglossa densiflora, Hibiscus cannabinus + vegetative part of Pellaea calomelanos , pounded, juice, filter
Region : West Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HP 05
Author(s) : Polygenis - Bigendako, M.-J.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes utilisées en médecine traditionnelle au Burundi occidental. Thèse présentée en vue de l'obtention du grade de Docteur en sciences, année acad. 1989 - 1990, Université libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences, Laboratoire de Botanique Systématique et de Phytosociologie, 352 p., (1990)
Symptoms : H(002), H(022)
Recipes : H(002), leaves, ashs, VO.
H(022), leaves, pressed in H2O, VO. (ocytocique)
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Occidental)
Vernacular name : umushigura (Kirundi)
Reference HS 23
Author(s) : Simbo, D. J.
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 6:8 (2010) + Additional file of: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , 6:8 (2010)
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) aneamia, leaves are squeezed and the leaf juice VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroun
Vernacular name : viguala (Babungo)
Reference HS 31
Author(s) : Saotoing, P., T. Vroumsia, Tchobsala, F-N. Tchuenguem Fohouo, A.-M. Njan Nloga & J. Messi
Title : Medicinal plants used in traditional treatment of malaria in Cameroon Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment Vol. 3(3), pp. 104-117, March 2011 http://www.academicjournals.org/jene/PDF/Pdf2011/March/Saotoing%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 4) paludism, leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Cameroon (town of Maroua, Far North Region)
Vernacular name : gabbaydji (Fulfulde)
Reference HW 05
Author(s) : Wome, B.
Title : Recherches ethnopharmacognosiques sur les plantes médicinales utilisées en médecine traditionnelle à Kisangani (Haut-Zaïre). Thèse de doctorat, Université libre de Bruxelles, Fac. Sc., 561 p., (1985)
Symptoms : H(091), H(126)
Recipes : H(091) anemia, H(126), leaves, whole aerian part of Hibiscus cannabinus, decoction (H2O), VO., 3 glass / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kisangani)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VB 02
Author(s) : Baerts, M. & J. Lehmann
Title : Plantes médicinales vétérinaires de la région des crêtes Zaïre-Nil au Burundi. Musée royal de l'Afrique centrale, Tervuren. Ann. Sc. Eco., Vol. 21, 133 p., (1991)
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002,1), leaves, juice + salt, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Zaïre-Nil ridge region)
Vernacular name : umushigura, umuzira (Kirundi)
Reference VB 14
Author(s) : Byavu, N., C. Henrard, M. Dubois & F. Malaisse
Title : Phytothérapie traditionnelle des bovins dans les élevages de la plaine de la Rusizi, Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 4 (3), 135 - 156, (2000)
Symptoms : V(004), V(113)
Recipes : V(004), leaves pounded on sur wounds
Vb(113)myositis, maceration leaves Clerodendrum rotundifolium, Hibiscus cannabinus on wounds
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Rusizi, Kivu)
Vernacular name : uruberwa (Kinyarwanda)
Reference VD 02
Author(s) : Dalziel, J.M.
Title : The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Symptoms : V(091)
Recipes : Veq(091), RNS., stems, + Cordia abyssinica
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VD 02
Author(s) : Dalziel, J.M.
Title : The useful plants of west tropical Africa. The Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4, Millbank, Westminster, London, S.W.1, 612 p., (1937)
Symptoms : V(022)
Recipes : Vo(022, 2 ), inflorescence, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VD 03
Author(s) : Defour, G.
Title : Plantes médicinales traditionnelles au Kivu (République du Zaïre), (1994) Documentation du Sous-Réseau PRÉLUDE
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : V(001), juice from leaves + pilipili, RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Bushi, South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : ibanki (shi)
Reference VK 01
Author(s) : Kabagambe, R.
Title : Elevage et plantes médicinales des Bahema de l'Ituri. Travail pour l'obtention du grade de Docteur en Médecine Vétérinaire, (1979)Université nationale du Zaïre, Campus de Lubumbashi,Laboratoire de biologie, conservation et protection de la nature.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008, f), long maceration pounded leaves, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Ituri, the Bahema)
Vernacular name : amatera(Bahema de l'Ituri)
Reference VK 04
Author(s) : Kasonia, K.
Title : Contribution à la pharmacopée vétérinaire traditionnelle au Zaïre : étude préliminaire du Vitex thomasii de Wild. Faculté de Médecine vétérinaire-Université Kinshasa (1989)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), maceration leaves, VO.,1 bottle / day
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VK 08
Author(s) : Kasonia, K., M. Ansay, N. Basegere, P. Gustin, S. Kaba, M. Katsongeri & M. Matamba
Title : Note d'ethnopharmacologie vétérinaire en cas de verminoses, diarrhée, coprostase et météorisme au Kivu et Kibali-Ituri (Zaïre). Tropicultura, Vol. 9, n° 4, 169 - 172, (1991)
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), ONS., RNS.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (Kivu & Kibali-Ituri )
Vernacular name : amatera (Kinande)
Reference VL 01
Author(s) : Larrat, M.
Title : Médecine et pharmacie indigènes: Trypanosomiases et piroplasmoses, (1939) From reference:e VB 10
Symptoms : V(025), V(054)
Recipes : V(025), V(054), Hibiscus cannabinus skin of the fruit + salt, infusion, VO. + fumigation in the evening from seeds Gossypium sp. , pimento of Guiera senegalensis , stem's barks Acacia sp. , juice of Commiphora africana
Region : West Africa
Country : West Africa
Vernacular name : yeloco-yeloki (Fulfulde-Fula)
Reference VN 02
Author(s) : Nwude, N. & M.A. Ibrahim
Title : Plants used in traditional veterinary medical practice in Nigeria. Journal of veterinary pharmacology and therapeutics, Volume 3, 261 - 273, (1980)
Symptoms : V(022), V(030)
Recipes : Vo(022), Vo(030), inflorescence, RNS. VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : rama (Hausa)odu agu (Igbo)ojaikoko (Yoruba
Reference VN 03
Author(s) : Nyakabwa, M. & R. Gapusi
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées chez les Banyamulenge de Fizi au Sud-Kivu (Zaïre). African study monographs, 11, 2, 101 - 114, (1990)
Symptoms : V(104)
Recipes : Vb(104), juice of leaves, Hibiscus cannabinus, Microglossa densiflora, VO. After application of live charcoals on tongue
Region : Central Africa
Country : Congo (Democratic republic) (ex. Zaïre) (South - Kivu)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference VR 02
Author(s) : Rushemeza, J.
Title : Inventaire ethnobotanique des plantes médicinales dans la région de Kirimiri (Kirimiro-Nord). Mémoire de licence, Univ. Burundi, Fac. Sc., 93 p., (1979)
Symptoms : V(002), V(030)
Recipes : Vb(002), leaves, pounded, maceration + salt, VO.
Vb(030), leaves, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Burundi (Kirimiro-North)
Vernacular name : umushigura (qui prend appui sur (un arbre)
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(004)
Recipes : V(004)crushed dried leaves applied to wounds of domestic anlmals
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (North region)
Vernacular name : chichin, peon