Prelude Medicinal Plants Database

Search |  Practical Guide |  Contact |  Authors |  Disclaimer

Official name : Terfezia arenaria (Moris 1829)
Family : Terfeziaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HB 60
Author(s) : Bradai, L., S. Neffar, K. Amrani, S. Bissati, H. Chenchouni
Title : Ethnomycological survey of traditional usage and indigenous knowledge on desert truffles among the native Sahara. Desert people of Algeria. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 162, 31–38 (2015)
Symptoms : H(001), H(033), H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) eye infections and diseases, H(091) anemia, H(033) increase fertility, H(091) weakness and fatigue, used ascocarps of desert truffles "Terfezia arenaria" or extracts thereof (pure or diluted) alone
H(095) vegetable, truffles mixed with honey, olive oil etc.with red meat, with couscous and porridges
Region : North Africa
Country : Algeria (Sahara)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors