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Reference : HB 38

Author(s) : Belem, B, B. M. I. Nacoulma, R. Gbangou, S. Kambou, H. H. Hansen, Q. Gausset, S. Lund, A. Raebild, D. Lompo, M. Ouedraogo, I. Theilade & I. J. Boussim
Title : Use of Non Wood Forest Products by local people bordering the “Parc National Kaboré Tambi”, Burkina Faso. The Journal of Transdisciplinary Environmental Studies vol. 6, no. 1, (2007) + Additional file
Reference HB 38 has information about 28 plants :
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species and wild vegetables of Adansonia digitata
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : tohèga (Moré)
Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Official name : Afzelia africana Smith ex Pers.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) Afzelia africana edible wild vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : kankalga (Moré)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) Annona senegalensis edible wild vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : barkudga (Moré)
Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Official name : Balanites aegyptiaca (L.) Delile
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Synonyms : Balanites gillettii Cufod.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) Balanites aegyptiaca edible wild vegetables and edible flowers
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : kyeguelga (Moré)
Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Official name : Bombax costatum Pellegr. & Vuill.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible flowers plants of Bombax costatum
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : voaka (Moré)
Cassia tora L.
Official name : Cassia tora L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cassia obtusifolia L. , Senna obtusifolia (L.) H.S.Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) leaves of Cassia tora are considered as famine foodstuffs, only consumed if nothing else is available
H(095, f) Cassia tora edible wild vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Bombacaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible wild vegetables of Ceiba pentandra
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : gunga (Moré)
Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng.
Official name : Cymbopogon schoenanthus (L.) Spreng.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, f) traditional rituals in case of death, smoke produced by burned Cymbopogon schoenantus straw that eliminates bad odours.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : sompiiga (Moré)
Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Detarium microcarpum Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Detarium microcarpum
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : kagadéga (Moré)
Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine indica (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201). Eleusine indica is used against undesirable fates.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : targanga (Moré)
Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Official name : Khaya senegalensis (Desv.) A. Juss.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Swietenia senegalensis Desv.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201, f) traditional rituals. Khaya senegalensis is used against undesirable fates.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : kuka (Moré)
Lannea microcarpa Engl. & Krause
Official name : Lannea microcarpa Engl. & Krause
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Lannea microcarpa
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : sabga (Moré)
Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Official name : Leptadenia hastata (Pers.) Decne.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Leptadenia lancifolia (Schumach & Thonn.) Decne.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) Leptadenia hastata edible wild vegetables
H(095, f) leaves of Leptedania hastata are considered as famine foodstuffs, only consumed if nothing else is available
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : lelongo (Moré)
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) Maerua angolensis edible wild vegetables
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : zilgo (Moré)
Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Official name : Parkia biglobosa ( Jacq.) R.Br. ex G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Parkia clappertoniana Keay
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Parkia biglobosa
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : roanga (Moré)
Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Official name : Pavetta crassipes K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible wild vegetables, Pavetta crassipes
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : mokbiisri (Moré)
Pennisetum sp.
Official name : Pennisetum sp.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) millet (Pennisetum sp.) is one of the dominant crops
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020, f) roots extraction of Securidaca longepedunculata are anti-venomous and used against bites of snakes or scorpions.
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : pèlga (Moré)
Sorghum sp.
Official name : Sorghum sp.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f), sorghum (Sorghum sp.) is one of the dominant crops
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species and wild vegetables of Strychnos spinosa
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : katrin-poaga (Moré)
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit and flowers species and wild vegetables of Tamarindus indica
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : pusga (Moré)
Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Official name : Vitellaria paradoxa C. F. Gaertn.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Vitellaria paradoxa
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : taanga (Moré)
Vitex doniana Sweet
Official name : Vitex doniana Sweet
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible wild vegetables, Vitex doniana
H(095, f) leaves of Vitex doniana, is considered as famine foodstuffs, only consumed if nothing else is available
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : andga (Moré)
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Ximenia americana
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : leenga
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Ziziphus mauritiana
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : mugunuga
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Ziziphus mauritiana
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : mugunuga
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Ziziphus mauritiana
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : mugunuga
Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Official name : Ziziphus mauritiana Lam.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Synonyms : Ziziphus jujuba Lam.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095, f) edible fruit species of Ziziphus mauritiana
Region : West Africa
Country : Burkina Faso, Center South region (National Park of Kaboré Tambi)
Vernacular name : mugunuga