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Official name : Ipomoea paniculata (L.) R.Br.
Family : Convolvulaceae

2 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HD 39
Author(s) : De Wildeman, É.
Title : A Propos de Médicaments Indigènes Congolais Institut Royal Colonial Belge. Section des Sciences naturelles et Médicales Mémoires.-Collection in-8°. Tome III, fascicule 3. (1935)
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) helminthiasis. In a large pot filled of palm wine, cold maceration: a piece of Ipomoea paniculata = lpomea digilata (mbala-fuba) (liana) ; a few leaves of Symphonia globulifera (dibolongo) ; a few leaves of Clerodendron splendens (lumdula) ; some leaves Brillantaisia patula (doubtful).(dilemba-lemba) ; some leaves (?) mungelengenze , add a piece to the size of an egg of bobo, center of the root of a dead banana tree. After soaking for a day, drink a cup of the cold liquid.
Region : West and Central Africa
Country : Belgian Congo
Vernacular name : mbala-fuba
Reference HV 54
Author(s) : Van der Veen, L.J., S. Bodinga-bwa-Bodinga
Title : Une société traditionnelle noire africaine et ses plantes utiles : les Eviya du Gabon Document submitted for publication http://www.ddl.ish-lyon.cnrs.fr/fulltext/Van der Veen/Van der Veen_à paraître_a.pdf
Symptoms : H(006), H(100)
Recipes : H(006) constipation and H(100) venereal disease, pounded tuber of Ipomoea paniculata steamed, in enema
Region : West Africa
Country : Gabon (Eviya habitat)
Vernacular name : (O-)mongu (‚-)a ngonzo , (Eviya language)