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Official name : Diospyros villosa (L.) De Winter
Family : Ebenaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

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(103x)
Recipes : H(103x) leaves of Diospyros villosa are chewed to clean and whiten teeth.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : iPoypoyi
Reference HC 53
Author(s) : Conde, P., R. Figueira, S.. Saraiva, L. Catarino, M. Romeiras, M. C. Duarte
Title : The Botanic Mission to Mozambique (1942-1948): contributions to knowledge of the medicinal flora of Mozambique História, Ciências, Saúde – Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, v.21, n.2, abr.-jun. 2014.
Symptoms : H(103x)
Recipes : H(103x) tooth care, (Os indígenas utilizam as raízes para branquear os dente, The natives use the roots of Diospyros villosa var. villosa to whiten their teeth (Recipes collected from the Botanic Mission to Mozambique collectors’ field books (1942-1948))
Region : East Africa
Country : Mozambique
Vernacular name : chibabane