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Official name : Rothmannia whitfieldii (Lindl.) Dandy
Family : Rubiaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HG 61
Author(s) : Gruca, M., T. R van Andel, H. Balslev
Title : Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 10:60 (2014) DOI: 10.1186/1746-4269-10-60
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, juice of Rothmannia whitfieldii is rubbed in scarification to cause a slight formation of keloid. After a few days the wounds are dressed with palm kernel oil of Elaeis guineensis applied with a brush of owl's feathers
Region : sub-Saharan Africa
Country : Liberia (Mano)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors