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Reference : HB 26M

Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Reference HB 26M has information about 60 plants :
Acacia brevispica Harms
Official name : Acacia brevispica Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, cooked leaves of Acacia brevispica, application on wounds
H(014) purpura, leaves, RNS.
H(104) sourness stomach (otyi) ngwilila, leaves, to chew
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla, Tchivinguiro)
Vernacular name : (omu) nkhenya, (omu) nkhenga, (olu) nkhuenya (Nyaneka)
Acacia reficiens Wawra & Peyr.
Official name : Acacia reficiens Wawra & Peyr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) sourness stomach (otyi) ngwilila, soft leaves, to chew
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (région Villa Arriaga) , Namibia
Vernacular name : (omu) nkhondo, (omu) khondo (Nyaneka)
Acacia reficiens Wawra & Peyr.
Official name : Acacia reficiens Wawra & Peyr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(118)
Recipes : H(001) ophtalmia, roots decoction, local application
H(118) swelling throat, roots decoction, gargle
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (olu) nkhwenya, (olu) nkuenya (Nyaneka)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery,H(037) hemoptysy, H(051) fever, drioed pulp of fruits, VO
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (South of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) kwa (arbre), (o) kwa (fruit) (Nyaneka)
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(095)
Recipes : H(053) otitis, sap, drops in ears
H(095) food (additive), to eat leaves as spinach
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (o) mboa (Nyaneka)
Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. Ex Arn.
Official name : Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. Ex Arn.
Family : Icacinaceae
Symptoms : H(113), H(124)
Recipes : H(113) muscular inflammatory, roots pasta, friction
H(124) epitaxis, roots, smoke bath
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla, Tchivinguiro)
Vernacular name : (omu) nyambi (Nyaneka)
Bridelia angolensis Welw. ex Muell. Arg.
Official name : Bridelia angolensis Welw. ex Muell. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018),plant powder., RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) vole
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) lameness, local application of leaves of Capparis tomentosa
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Tchivinguiro, Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) tyovi (Nyaneka)
Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Official name : Carissa edulis (Forssk.) Vahl
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Carissa xylopicron Thouars , Carissa pubescens A. DC. , Carissa spinarum L.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough child, roots infusion, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Villa Arriaga, Namibia)
Vernacular name : (omu) nyongolo (Nyanaka)
Cassia mimosoides L.
Official name : Cassia mimosoides L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Chamaecrista mimosoides (L.) Greene
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) cystitis, Cassia mimosoides presents two variety, one high, one little. The two + ONS of Omundea uringa , RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Bié, Katchiungo, Benguela, Ganda)
Vernacular name : (o) hereti, (o) heleti (Nyaneka)
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(004), H(018), H(020), H(038), H(051), H(068), H(078), H(126)
Recipes : H(001) yeux, sap of leaves and drops in ears
H(004) wound , pouded plant, local application
H(018), cephalgy, leucorrhea, leaves infusion
H(020) snake, placement in the local or fumigation of the plant drive away the snakes
H(038) cystitis, roots decoction , VO
H(051) paludism, roasted seeds, coffe, VO.
H(068) helminthiasis, constipation, roots and leaves infusion, VO.
H(078) cancer prostate, roots decoction, VO.
H(126) hepatitis, icterus, decoction of joung trunk or seeds infusion
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla, Vila Arriaga)
Vernacular name : (omu) ipanyoka, (omu) ipan-nyoka (Nyaneka)
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : H(006), H(014), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(006) + H(104) gastro enteritis, barks infusion , VO.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(088) astringent plan, VO. decoction of roots barks
H(014) itch, total extract of the plant, local application
H(100) venereal illness, leaves infusion , to wash genital organs
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Serra da Chela, Tchivinguiro)
Vernacular name : (o) ngongololo, (omu) hangi (Nyaneka)
Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Official name : Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, liqueur by infusion of the roots barks
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) yavambua (Nyaneka)
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) fever, infusion or maceration of the bitter root, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions ofHufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) kombe-kombe (Nyaneka)
Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Official name : Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Matsumara & Makai
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Citrullus vulgaris Eckl. & Zeyh. , Colocynthis citrullus (L.) Kuntze
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(018) sick headache,H(037) chest pain, H(051) fever, bark, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Planalto)
Vernacular name : (e) tangalulu (Nyaneka)
Clematopsis scabiosifolia (DC.) Hutch.
Official name : Clematopsis scabiosifolia (DC.) Hutch.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(130)
Recipes : H(130) paralysis of legs, the whole plant cooked massage or cataplasm
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (otyi) ntheya (Nyanteka)
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(115)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy H(115) neuralgia, ONS, to rub the front head with the plant
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (omu) filimapongo (Nyanteka)
Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Official name : Cordia gharaf (Forssk.) Ehrenb. ex Asch.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Cordia sinensis Lam. , Cordia rothii Roem. & Schult
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) anaesthetic, leaves and fruits
Region : West Africa
Country : Namibie, Karakul, Capangombe
Vernacular name : (omu) koyo, (omu) tua-koyo (Nyaneka)
Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Official name : Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Dalbergia dekindtiana Harms
Symptoms : H(004), H(100), H(196)
Recipes : H(004) + H(100) syphlitic wounds., dried leaves, powder, application on wounds
- H(196) scurvy, dried leaves, powder, friction of the body
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (régions de Hufla, Gambos)
Vernacular name : (omu) tona (Nyaneka)
Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Official name : Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Dalbergia dekindtiana Harms
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilitic wound, ulcer, powder of dry leaves of tona (Dalbergia nitidula) + bark powder of muholo (Ficus sansibarica subsp. macrosperma), local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla, Gambos)
Vernacular name : (omu) tona (Nyaneka)