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Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae

38 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 HM 78
Author(s) : Malzy, P.
Title : Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations. Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°5-6, pp. 148-179; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_5_2147 Quelques plantes du Nord Cameroun et leurs utilisations (suite et fin) Journal d'agriculture tropicale et de botanique appliquée, vol. 1, n°7-9, pp. 317-332; (1954) http://www.persee.fr/doc/jatba_0021-7662_1954_num_1_7_2164
Symptoms : H(004), H(095), H(203)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves of Hibiscus cannabinus are used in plasters
H(095) leaves are consumed in sauces and raw consommées crues .
H(203) making ropes, dugout ligatures nets with the bark fibers
Region : West Africa
Country : North Cameroon
Vernacular name : cabayhi huro (Fulfuldé), chanvre de Guinée (French)
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)