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Reference : HG 01

Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Reference HG 01 has information about 184 plants :
Abrus precatorius L. subsp. africanus Verdc.
Official name : Abrus precatorius L. subsp. africanus Verdc.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Glycine abrus L.
Symptoms : H(007), H(033), H(092), H(124)
Recipes : H(007), leaves, VO.
H(033) femal, roots infusion, VO. , the foam only
H(092), seeds with broken envelopes
H(124)hematemesis, leaves infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia amythethophylla Steud. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acacia amythethophylla Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia macrothyrsa Harms.
Symptoms : H(020), H(033), H(099), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(020), roots infusion of Acacia amythethophylla , VO.
H(033) femal, roots infusion of Acacia., VO.
H(099) uterin sedative, powder of roots in porridge, VO.
H(125) excessive sweating, whole plan of Acacia.t, decoction (H2O) , inhalation
H(157), roots infusion of Acacia., VO. + bath
H(201) psychosis, roots infusion of Acacia., bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia karroo Hayne
Official name : Acacia karroo Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(036), H(038), H(100), H(113), H(139), H(157), H(168)
Recipes : H(036) dizziness, roots infusion of Acacia karroo, VO.
H(038), H(139), roots infusion, VO.
H(100), powder of rape fruit ans roots, local application
H(113) rheumatism, roots infusion, VO. + local scarifications with carbonized roots powder
H(157) convulsions, roots infusion, VO. + to wash
H(168), roots infusion, to wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Acacia sieberiana DC.
Official name : Acacia sieberiana DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Acacia sieberiana DC. var. sieberiana
Symptoms : H(045)
Recipes : H(045) , roots of Acacia sieberiana , infusion, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots Acalypha villicaulis, barks stems, trunc Dalbergia melanoxylon, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), barks twigs, stems, trunc, leaves, roots Adansonia digitata , powder whole plant Myrothamnus flabellifolius, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Official name : Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(026), H(027), H(055), H(099), H(100), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(008), root of Adenia., decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(027), root of Adenia gummifera, infusion, VO.
H(026), H(099) epilepsy, H(201), roots , infusion, VO.
H(027), root, leaves of Adenia gummifera, powder, VO.
H(055), root, ripe fruit, powder, VO.
H(100), root of Adenia gummifera of Dicoma anomala, infusion, VO.
H(113), root of Adenia gummifera, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia amara subsp. sericocephala (Benth.) Brenan
Official name : Albizia amara subsp. sericocephala (Benth.) Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(005), H(008), H(022), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(045), H(139), H(161)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, decoction of roots of Albizia amara subsp. sericocephala, VO.
H(005) oedema, infusion of leaves of Albizia amara subsp. Sericocephala of Rhynchosia resinosa, local application
H(008) diarrhoea (+ H(139) aphrodisiac), infusion of roots of Albizia amara subsp. sericocephala, VO.
H(022) facilitate the delivery, decoction of roots, VO. From the 3rd month
H(033) femal sterility , infusion of roots, VO.
H(034) tachycardia, decoction of roots, VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, roots of Albizia amara…subsp. sericocephala of Carissa edulis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) pneumonia, infusion of roots, VO.
H(045) uterus painkiller, roots, in vagina
H(161) warts, roots in onction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Official name : Albizia anthelmintica Brongn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), juice of barks stem, branch, trunk of Albizia anthelmintica, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe chabaudii Schönl.
Official name : Aloe chabaudii Schönl.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(112), H(077)
Recipes : H(006), leaves of Aloe chabaudii, decoction (H2O) , VO. (toxic !)
H(077), infusion of roots of Aloe., VO.
H(112), infusion of leaves of Aloe., VO. (très toxic !)
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe greatheadii Schönland
Official name : Aloe greatheadii Schönland
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(038)
Recipes : H(006), V.O. leaves infusion H2OH(038), V.O. leaves infusion H2O
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Aloe sp.
Official name : Aloe sp.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(008), H(026), H(033), H(037), H(038), H(104), H(112), H(130)
Recipes : H(004), juice of leaves, local application
H(006), infusion leaves, VO.
H(008) , H(026), H(033) femal, H(104), infusion leaves, VO.
H(037), infusion leaves, VO.
H(038), roots of Cassia abbreviata of Elephantorrhiza goetzei, leaves of Aloe sp., infusion , VO.
H(112), leaves, decoction (H2O) , VO., toxic
H(130) monoplegia, leaves, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus spinosus L.
Official name : Amaranthus spinosus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018), fumigation dry leaves
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ansellia africana Lindl.
Official name : Ansellia africana Lindl.
Family : Orchidaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(139)
Recipes : H(077), stems with leaves of Ansaltlia africana, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, bulb of Ansaltlia., infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Arachis hypogaea L.
Official name : Arachis hypogaea L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(033)
Recipes : H(001), cataract, eyes desease, leaves of Arachis hypogea, infusion, drops in eyes
H(033) femal, leaves of Arachis., infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Official name : Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(051)
Recipes : H(037) pneumo, roots of Artemisia afra, infusion, VO.
H(051), leaves of Artemisia., decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Asparagus sp.
Official name : Asparagus sp.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006)
Recipes : H(001) eyes diseases, H(001) loss of vision, infusion of leaves of Asparagus sp, drops in eyes
H(006) constipation, H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) colic, H(168) amnesia, infusion of roots of Asparagus sp, VO.
H(022) delivery (made easier), infusion of roots , VO.
H(036) vertigo, roots infusion, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, roots of Asparagus sp., infusion, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, carbonized roots powder, scarification
H(037) pneumonia, leaves softrned over a fire, local application
H(037) cough, infusion of corbonized roots, VO. + salt.
H(053) otalgia, leaves infusion, drops in ears
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Asparagus sp. of Vigna unguiculata, to cook VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Official name : Aspilia pluriseta Schweinf.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(008), H(022), H(075), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(104), H(116), H(168), H(188), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), roots of Aspilia pluriseta, decoction (H2O) , bath
H(006), roots of Aspilia pluriseta of Senecio sp., infusion, VO.
H(008), roots of Aspilia., decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(022, 2), to obtain a good delivery, roots of Aspiliia., powder, VO.
H(022), to obtain a good delivery, tubercle of Dicoma anomala, roots of Aspiliia pluriseta, infusion, VO.
H(075), H(116), roots of Aspilia., infusion, VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, H(188), roots of Aspilia., to dry, fumigation
H(091) anemia, infusion roots of Aspilia, VO.
H(104), roots of Aspiliia., infusion, VO.
H(137) for pregnant femal, infusion roots of Aspilia, VO.
H(168), roots of Aspiliia., infusion, to wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Blumea alata (D. Don) DC.
Official name : Blumea alata (D. Don) DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(031), H(037), H(051), H(104), H(124), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(018), leaves of Blumea alata, scarifications
H(037) pneumo, H(104), roots of Blumea., infusion (H2O), VO., scarifications
H(031), roots of Blumea., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Blumea., RNS., enema
H(124), leaves of Blumea., to dry, fumigation
H(157), leaves of Blumea., infusion (H2O), VO., enema
H(201) psychosis, roots of Blumea., unction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Official name : Boerhavia diffusa L.
Family : Nyctaginaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) scorpion, infusion of roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Boophone disticha (L.f.) Herbert
Official name : Boophone disticha (L.f.) Herbert
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(005), H(013), H(036), H(111), H(167)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) , H(111), bulb pounded, local application
H(005), bulb decoction (H2O) , local application
H(036), infusion (H2O) flowers, V.O., to wash
H(167), bulb, infusion (H2O), V.O.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Brachystegia boehmii Taub.
Official name : Brachystegia boehmii Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Brachystegia boehmi, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(112)
Recipes : H(037) child, roots of Bridelia micrantha, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(112), leaves of Bridelia., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Burkea africana Hook.
Official name : Burkea africana Hook.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008x), H(013), H(037), H(103), H(104), H(158)
Recipes : H(005) œdema, decoction of roots of Burkea africana, VO.
H(008x) haemorrhagic diarrhoea décoction de racines Burkea africana, VO
H(013) skin ulcer, powder of barks, sten, branches, trunk, local application
H(022) parturition (made easier), roots infusion, VO.H(037) pneumonia, infusion of roots, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, scarification of roots, local application
H(038) uterine sedative, infusion of roots of Parinari curatellifolia of Asparagus sp, VO.
H(051) fever, decoction of leaves of Burkea african of Lippia javanica , inhalation
H(103), teeth aches, roots of Burkea africana of Carica papaya, decoction (H2O), gargle
H(104) coliques, barks of sten, branches, infusion, VO.
H(158) metrorrhagia, barks of sten, branches, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zinbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) otalgia, leaves of Cajanus cajan, infusion (H2O), drops in ears
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(027), H(092)
Recipes : H(027), roots of Capparis tomentosa, powder, VO.
H(092), roots of Capparis., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Capsicum sp.
Official name : Capsicum sp.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(015)
Recipes : H(001), roots of Capsicum sp., infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(015), roots of Lycopersicon esculentum of Capsicum sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Caralluma sp.
Official name : Caralluma sp.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100), roots of Caralluma sp., ashes, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103), roots of Burkea africana of Carica papaya, decoction (H2O), gargle
H(104) colic, stem, trunk or twigs, of roots, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
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(001), H(013), H(018), H(033), H(038), H(082), H(091), H(099), H(104), H(168)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, roots of Carissa edulis, infusion (H2O), ocular instillation
H(013) , roots of Carissa., local application
H(018), roots of Carissa., RNS., scarifications
H(033) female,H(037), roots of Carissa., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) tuberculosis, roots of Albizia amara…subsp. sericocephala of Carissa edulis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) pneumo., roots of Carissa., powder, VO., scarifications
H(038) + H(099) sedative, roots of Carissa, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(082) dyspnoea, H(082) asthma, H(031), roots of Carissa., powder, VO. + porridge
H(091) baby at the breast, roots of Carissa., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(099 ) epilepsy, roots of Carissa edulis of Securidaca longipedunculata, infusion, bath
H(104), roots of Carissa., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(168), roots of Carissa., decoction (H2O)., scarifications, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Official name : Cassia abbreviata Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(027), H(038), H(109), H(139), H(158), H(184)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, barks of stem, branches, trunk, rape fruit, root of Cassia abbreviata, infusion, VO
H(008) diarrhoea, H(027) prevention of abortion, H(038) urogenital infection , H(184) hydrocele, root, infusion, VO.
H(038) urogenital infection, leaves of Aloe sp. , root of Cassia abbreviata of Elephantorrhiza goetzei, infusion, VO.
H(104) colic, barks of stem, branches, trunk of Cassia abbreviata, infusion, VO
H(109) backache, roots powder, VO.
H(158) metrorrhagia, H(139) aphrodisiac, roots infusion , VO.
H(184) hydrocele, root of Erythrocephalum zambesianum of Rubia cordifolia of Cassia abbreviata, decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(157), roots of Cassia didymobotrya, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Cassia., to dry, fumigation
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Official name : Cassia italica (Mill.) Spreng.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica Mill.
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(104), H(077)
Recipes : H(001), roots of Cassia italica , infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(008) child, H(104) + H(077), roots of Cassia italica , infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia singueana Delile
Official name : Cassia singueana Delile
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna singueana (Delile) Lock , Cassia goratensis Fresen.
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(026), H(033), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Cassia singueana, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(006) child, H(033) femal, H(077), H(104), H(137) uterus, roots of Cassia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(026), roots of Cassia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(100) syph., roots of Cassia., to carbonize, local application, scarifications + salt
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassine transvaalensis (Burtt Davy) Codd
Official name : Cassine transvaalensis (Burtt Davy) Codd
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Elaeodendron transvaalense (Burtt Davy) R. H. Archer
Symptoms : H(104), H(158)
Recipes : H(104), H(158), roots , barks from twigs, branche, trunk of Cassine transvaalensis, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026), tubercle of Cassytha filiformis, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Official name : Chenopodium ambrosioides L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Synonyms : Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants
Symptoms : H(051), H(092), H(137), H(157)
Recipes : H(051) child, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, RNS., unction
H(092), leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(137) uterus, leaves of Chenopodium ambrosioides, infusion (H2O), in vagina
H(157), H(188), leaves of Chenopodium., friction
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium., to dry, fumigation
H(201), whole plant of Ocimum canum, seeds of Ricinus communis of Chenopodium ambrosioidespowder, to snuff
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(008), H(026), H(027), H(033), H(068), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(118), H(122), H(135)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Cissampelos mucronata, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(005), roots of Cissampelos., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(026), roots of Cissampelos., powder, VO. + porridge
H(005), H(008), H(027), H(033) femal, H(068) bilharziosis, H(100), H(104), H(109) lumbar, H(118), H(122), H(158), roots of Cissampelos., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(135), roots of Cissampelos., powder, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissus quadrangularis L.
Official name : Cissus quadrangularis L.
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Vitis quadrangularis (L.) Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045) wound infested by worms, leaves of Cissus quadrangularis, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Official name : Citrus limon (L.) Burm. f.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus limonum Risso
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), roots of Citrus limon, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004) + H(045), wound infested by worms, leaves of Clausena anisata, to pound, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Clematis brachiata Thunb.
Official name : Clematis brachiata Thunb.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(166)
Recipes : H(166), roots of Clematis brachiata, powder, to inhale
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Clematopsis scabiosifolia (DC.) Hutch.
Official name : Clematopsis scabiosifolia (DC.) Hutch.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(033), H(037), H(103), H(113), H(201)
Recipes : H(018), roots of Clematopsis scabiosifolia, powder, to inhale
H(033) femal + H(091), roots of Clematopsis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037), roots of Clematopsis., to dry, fumigation
H(103), leaves of Clematopsis., local application
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Clematopsis., local application, scarifications
H(201), roots of Clematopsis., to dry, fumigation
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Clerodendrum glabrum E. Mey.
Official name : Clerodendrum glabrum E. Mey.
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(013), H(103)
Recipes : H(013) skin eruption, leaves of Clerodendrum glabrum, friction
H(103), leaves of Clerodendrum., decoction (H2O), to inhale
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Official name : Clerodendrum myricoides (Hochst.) R. Br. ex Vatke
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(036), H(157)
Recipes : H(036), roots of Clerodendrum myricoides, decoction (H2O), bath
H(157), leaves of Clerodendrum., decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Coccinia adoensis (A. Rich.) Cogn.
Official name : Coccinia adoensis (A. Rich.) Cogn.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) pruritus, roots of Coccinia adoensis, infusion (H2O), bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond.
Official name : Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) to reduce the vaginal aperture , toxic, root of Combretum erythrophyllum
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(033), H(091), H(104), H(124), H(139)
Recipes : H(008), H(091) asthenia, H(104), H(157), roots of Combretum molle, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(018), leaves of Combretum., decoction (H2O), massage
H(018), leaves of Combretum., decoction (H2O), inhalation
H(033) femal, roots of Combretum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(124) hemorrage after delivery, roots of Combretum., infusion, VO.
H(139), roots of Combretum., powder, VO. + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Commelina sp.
Official name : Commelina sp.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(091), H(139), H(162)
Recipes : H(033) femal, roots of Commelina sp., powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(091) child tonic, leaves of Commelina sp., infusion, bath
H(139), roots of Commelina sp., to cook, VO. + meal
H(162) child, roots of Commelina sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Convolvulus sagittatus Thunb. var. aschersonii (Engl.) Verdc.
Official name : Convolvulus sagittatus Thunb. var. aschersonii (Engl.) Verdc.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(181)
Recipes : H(006) child, roots of Convolvulus sagittatus… var… aschersonii , infusion (H2O), VO.
H(181) omphalitis child, roots of Convolvulus., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cordia myxa L.
Official name : Cordia myxa L.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077), root of Cordia mixa , powder, VO., porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Crassocephalum bojeri (DC.) Robyns
Official name : Crassocephalum bojeri (DC.) Robyns
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Senecio bojeri DC. , Senecio subscandens Hochst. ex A. Rich. , Solanecio angulatus (Vahl) C.Jeffrey
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Crassocephalum bojeri , to cook, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Crinum macowanii Bak.
Official name : Crinum macowanii Bak.
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(055), H(091), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(002), bulb, infusion, VO.
H(055), bulb, infusion, VO.
H(091), bulb, dessication, fumigation
H(113), bulb cooked, pounded, local application
H(100), bulb, powder, porridge, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Official name : Crossopteryx febrifuga (Afz. ex G. Don) Benth.
Family : Rubiaceae
Synonyms : Rondeletia africana T. Winterb.
Symptoms : H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(051), H(104), leaves of Crossopteryx febrifuga, RNS., enema
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Croton gratissimus Burch.
Official name : Croton gratissimus Burch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(037) cough, leaves of Croton gratissimus, to dry, fumugation
H(104), H(139), roots of Croton., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucumis metuliferus E.Mey. ex Naudin
Official name : Cucumis metuliferus E.Mey. ex Naudin
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(092) fruit of Cucumis metuliironus, toxic if bitter fruit and if VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucumis myriocarpus Naud.
Official name : Cucumis myriocarpus Naud.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) roots, fruits of Cucumis myriocarpus, toxic if VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cucurbita pepo L.
Official name : Cucurbita pepo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(113)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Cucurbita pepo, decoction (H2O), local application
H(113), roots of Cucurbita., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Cussonia arborea Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : Araliaceae
Synonyms : Cussonia kirkii Seem. , Cussonia barteri Seem. , Cussonia djalonensis A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(026), H(113), H(116), H(157), H(201), H(031)
Recipes : H(031), inner wood of Cussonia., infusion (H2O),VO.
H(097x), uterus sedative, roots of Cussonia arborea of Pappea capensis, powder, to dilute + huile d'arachide, in vagina
H(113) pains to a limb, leaves of Cussonia, scarifications
H(116), roots of Cussonia arborea of Steganotaenia araliacea, ripe fruit of Vigna unguiculata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(157), leaves of Cussonia., infusion (H2O), aspersion
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Cussonia arborea of Ipomoea batatas of Musa sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Cyphostemma junceum (Webb) Wild & R.B.Drumm.
Official name : Cyphostemma junceum (Webb) Wild & R.B.Drumm.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(022), H(026), H(033), H(051), H(100), H(109)
Recipes : H(005), H(051), tuber powder of Cyphostemma junceum local application
H(008) diarrhoe , H(104) colic, tuber infusion , VO.
H(022) made easier the delivery, tuber powder + porridge, VO
H(026) dysmenorrhoea, tuber powder + porridge, VO.
H(033) femal, tuber powder, VO.
H(051), tuber powder, in rectum
H(100) veneral diseases, tuber infusion , VO.
H(109) lombalgia, tuber powder in scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Official name : Dalbergia nitidula Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Dalbergia dekindtiana Harms
Symptoms : H(014), H(092)
Recipes : H(014) skin ulcer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Dalbergia nitidula, infusion (H2O), to wash
H(092), roots of Dalbergia nitidula,VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Datura stramonium L.
Official name : Datura stramonium L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(057), H(082), H(092), H(100), H(104), H(113)
Recipes : H(013) boil, roots ofand leaves of Datura stramonium, infusion (H2O), bath
H(037), H(082), leaves of Datura., to dry, fumigation
H(057), roots, ripe fruit, leaves of Datura, to pound with chicken throat, scarifications
H(057), leaves of Datura., local application in compresses hots
H(092), leaves and fruits, VO.
H(100), leaves of Datura., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(104), ripe fruit of Datura., to carbonize, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(113), stems without leaves of Datura., scarifications, to rub
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Official name : Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(046), H(104), H(143)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum, powder, VO. + porridge
H(046) measles, leaves of Dicerocaryum., decoction (H2O), bath, VO.
H(104) constipation, whole plant of Dicerocaryum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(143) variola, whole plant of Dicerocaryum., infusion (H2O), to wash (prevention)
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Official name : Dichrostachys glomerata (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(014), H(020), H(037), H(100), H(104), H(108), H(109), H(113), H(124), H(173)
Recipes : H(005), H(008), H(008) new born, H(020) scorpion,H(037) cough, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(014) itch, seeds of Dichrostachys, RNS., unction
H(037) pneumo, roots of Dichrostachys., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(100) syph., ripe fruit of Dichrostachys., powder, local application
H(104) colic, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, Ozora insignis, Ormocarpum trichocarpum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(104) colic child, roots of Dichrostachys, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(108) influenza, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea, ONS. of Terminalia brachystemma, decoction (H2O), bath
H(109) lumbar, roots of Dichrostachys., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Dichrostachys., local application, scarifications
H(124) bleeding at the nose, roots of Dichrostachys., powder, drops in nose
H(173), leaves of Dichrostachys, powder, VO. + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dicoma anomala Sond.
Official name : Dicoma anomala Sond.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(014), H(022), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(077), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(118), H(162x), H(168), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, H(036) vertigo,H(037) cough, H(038), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(014) tinea, roots of Justicia elegantula, tuber of Dicoma anomala, pulp, unction
H(022), easy delivery, tuber of Dicoma anomala, roots of Aspiliia pluriseta, infusion, VO. + soot
H(037) tuberculosis, tuber of Dicoma., powder, VO. + porridge
H(077) child, roots of Diospyros lycioides, tuber of Dicoma anomala, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(099) uterus sedative, tuber of Dicoma., powder, in vagina
H(100), roots of Adenia gummifera of Dicoma anomala, infusion, VO.
H(104), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(109), tuber of Dicoma anomala, roots of Trichodesma physaloides, infusion, VO.
H(118), tuber of Dicoma., powder, VO. + porridge + salt
H(162x), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(162x), roots of Dicoma., fumigation
H(168), tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(201) psychosis, tuber of Dicoma., infusion (H2O), bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dioscorea buchananii Benth.
Official name : Dioscorea buchananii Benth.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113), tubercle of Dioscorea buchananii, juice, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax
Official name : Dioscorea dumetorum (Kunth) Pax
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(093), H(113)
Recipes : H(092), tuber of Dioscorea dumetorum, infusion, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, tuber of Dioscorea dumetorum, natural, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dioscorea sylvatica Eckl.
Official name : Dioscorea sylvatica Eckl.
Family : Dioscoreaceae
Symptoms : H(092), H(113)
Recipes : H(092), tuber of Dioscorea sylvatica, infusion, VO.
H(113) reumatism, tuber of Dioscorea sylvatica, natural, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Official name : Diplorhynchus condylocarpon (Muell. Arg.) Pichon
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Diplorhynchus angolensis Büttner
Symptoms : H(033), H(037), H(037), H(046), H(075), H(100), H(104), H(122)
Recipes : H(033) femal, H(122), roots of Diplorhynchus condylocarpon, infusion, VO.
H(037), roots of Diplorhynchus ., decoction (H2O), VO. + salt
H(037) pneumonia, roots, infusion, VO.
H(046), roots of Diplorhynchus. , infusion, , bath
H(046), roots of Diplorhynchus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(075) anorexia, roots of Diplorhynchus., powder, VO.
H (037) pneumonia, H(100), H(104), roots of Diplorhynchus. , infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dolichos kilimandschari Taub.
Official name : Dolichos kilimandschari Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(046), H(077), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, tuber of Dolichos kilimandschari, RNS., in rectum
H(008), tuber of Dolichos., powder, VO.
H(046), tuber of Dolichos., decoction (H2O), to wash, unction
H(077), H(104), tuber of Dolichos., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Dombeya rotundifolia (Hochst.) Planch.
Official name : Dombeya rotundifolia (Hochst.) Planch.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, roots infusion of Dombeya rotundifolia, VO.
H(201) psychosis, infusion oe a stem without stems, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ekebergia benguelensis C. DC.
Official name : Ekebergia benguelensis C. DC.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(026), H(037), H(075), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Ekebergia benguelensis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), roots of Ekebergia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(026), roots of Ekebergia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Ekebergia, decoction (H2O), local application
H(075), roots of Ekebergia, powder, VO.
H(104), roots of Ekebergia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(122), barks stem, branche, trunk de Ekebergia, powder in porridge, VO.
H(139), roots of Ekebergia, powder in porridge, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Elephantorrhiza elephantina (Burch.) Skeels
Official name : Elephantorrhiza elephantina (Burch.) Skeels
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(026), H(033), H(091), H(092), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(008), H(026), roots infusion of Elephantorrhiza elephantina, VO.
H(033) woman, roots infusion, VO.
H(091) child, cachexia, roots infusion, VO.
H(092), whole plant
H(104), roots infusion, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots powder of Elephantorrhiza elephantina of Trichodesma physaloides, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn.
Official name : Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(068)
Recipes : H(001), seeds of Eleusine coracana, VO. (to prevent)
H(068) ascaris, barks stem, branch, trunk of Eleusine coracana, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Eriospermum abyssinicum Bak.
Official name : Eriospermum abyssinicum Bak.
Family : Eriospermaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), rhizom of Eriospermum abyssinicum, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Official name : Erythrina abyssinica Lam. ex DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(037), H(038), H(046), H(068), H(091), H(103), H(104), H(109), H(168), H(201)
Recipes : H(004) mouth, H(103), roots of Erythrina abyssinica, infusion (H2O), mouth wash
H(008),H(037) cough, H(104), barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038), roots of Erythrina abyssinica deTurraea nilotica, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Erythrina abyssinica, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(091) cachexia, roots of Erythrina., infusion (H2O), to wash, VO.
H(091) cachexia child, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina., decoction (H2O), to wash, VO.
H(109) dorsalgia, roots of Erythrina., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(168), roots of Erythrina., infusion (H2O), to wash, VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots, leaves, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina., powder, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Official name : Erythrophleum guineense G. Don
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Erythrophleum suaveolens (Guill. & Perr.) Brenan
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) toxic, barks twigs, stems, trunk of Erythrophleum guineense, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Eucalyptus sp.
Official name : Eucalyptus sp.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), leaves of Eucalyptus sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Euclea divinorum Hiern
Official name : Euclea divinorum Hiern
Family : Ebenaceae
Synonyms : Euclea keniensis R.E. Fries
Symptoms : H(008), H(018), H(033), H(068), H(099), H(104), H(113), H(157)
Recipes : H(008), roots of Euclea diwineorum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), roots of Euclea., powder, VO. + porridge
H(018), roots of Euclea., infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(033) femal, H(104), roots of Euclea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Euclea diwineorum, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Euclea., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(137), roots of Euclea., infusion (H2O), VO., (during pregnacy)
H(157), roots of Euclea., RNS., unction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Euclea racemosa subsp. schimperi (A. DC.) F. White
Official name : Euclea racemosa subsp. schimperi (A. DC.) F. White
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(157)
Recipes : H(157)convulsion, H(077) nausea (bilious vomiting), decoction of roots of Euclea racemosa Murr. ssp. schimperi H(157)convulsion, H(077) nausée (vomissements bilieu), décoction de racines de Euclea racemosa Murr. ssp. Schimperi
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Eulophia petersii (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f.
Official name : Eulophia petersii (Rchb.f.) Rchb.f.
Family : Orchidaceae
Symptoms : H(175)
Recipes : H(175) dropsy, tuber infusion of Eulophia petersii (From reference: HC 26).
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : isaha/isaka
Euphorbia hirta L.
Official name : Euphorbia hirta L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia pilulifera var. procumbens Boiss. , Euphorbia hirta var. procumbens Br. , Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp.
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Euphorbia hirta, infusion, drops in eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia ingens E.Mey. ex Boiss.
Official name : Euphorbia ingens E.Mey. ex Boiss.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(082), H(092)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, latex delayed, VO. In porridge (vomitive and purgative effect)
H(082) astma, latex of Euphorbia ingens, stem of Brachystegia spiciformis without leaves, crushed, delayed, dried, steam bath
H(092) poison, toxic , application of latex or VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Euphorbia matabelensis Pax
Official name : Euphorbia matabelensis Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(006), H(055), H(092), H(093), H(112)
Recipes : H(001) Newcastle inflammation of the conjunctiva, latex of Euphorbia matabelensis, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(002), roots of Euphorbia., RNS., local application, scarifications
H(093), latex of Euphorbia., infusion (milk), VO.
H(006) purgative drastique, H(055), H(092), H(112), roots of Euphorbia., RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(000), H(038), H(093)
Recipes : H(038), roots of Euphorbia tirucalli, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(092), latex of Euphorbia., VO. latex, drops in eyes
H(093), latex of Euphorbia., infusion (milk), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus capensis Thunb.
Official name : Ficus capensis Thunb.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus sur Forssk.
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(005), H(013), H(033), H(055), H(077), H(099), H(118), H(122), H(168)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, H(001) eyes desease, latex of Ficus on , drops in eyes
H(002), barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(005) œdema child, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus., infusion (H2O), VO., bath
H(005) œdema legs with cramps, roots of Ficus., H(033) femal, H(099) uterus, H(122), H(118), roots of Ficus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(013) skin eruption, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus., powder, local application
H(055), roots of Ficus., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(077), H(168), latex of Ficus., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus glumosa Del.
Official name : Ficus glumosa Del.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001), latex of Ficus glumosa, drops in eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(027), H(124), H(181)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, latex, drops in eyes
H(006) constipation, barks stem, branch, trunk of Ficus., infusion (H2O), aspersion
H(027) preventive, roots of Ficus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(124) bleeding at the nose, roots of Ficus., powder, VO. + porridge
H(181) child, roots of Ficus., friction
H(181) child, roots of Ficus., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Garcinia buchananii Baker
Official name : Garcinia buchananii Baker
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(028y), H(055), H(104)
Recipes : H(028y) vagina conduct to narrow, delayed powder of bark of branch, trunk or twigs of Garcinia buchananii + vaseline, local application
H(055) vomitive, decoction of roots, VO.
H(104) colic, infusion bark of branch, trunk or twigs , VO. (phisiologuical effect: aphrodisiac)
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Official name : Gnidia kraussiana Meissner
Family : Thymelaeaceae
Synonyms : Lasiosiphon kraussianus (Meisn.) Burtt Davy
Symptoms : H(005), H(006), H(013), H(037), H(046), H(053), H(075), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), H(037), tuber of Gnidia kraussiana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(006), H(055), tuber of Gnidia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(013, 2) skin ulcer, boil, tuber of Gnidia., to pound, local application
H(046) measles, tuber of Gnidia., infusion (H2O), bath
H(053), leaves of Gnidia., infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(075) anorexiea, tuber of Gnidia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, tuber of Gnidia., powder, VO. + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Official name : Gomphocarpus fruticosus (L.) W.T. Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077) bilious vomit, roots of Gomphocarpus fructicosus, powder, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Official name : Heeria insignis (Delile) Kuntze
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa insignis Del.
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139), roots, barks stem, branch, trunk of Cassine metabelica of Ozoroa insignis roots of Albizia antunesiana, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Heeria reticulata (Bak. f.) Engl.
Official name : Heeria reticulata (Bak. f.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Ozoroa reticulata (Baker f.) R. Fern. & A. Fern. , Ozoroa insignis subsp. reticulata (Baker f.) J.B.Gillett
Symptoms : H(006), H(027), H(033), H(068), H(100), H(104), H(139), H(158), H(181)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, powder of bark of stem, trunk or twigs of Ozoroa insignis subsp. reticulata , VO.
H(027) threat of abortion, H(033) femal sterility, H(068) bilharziose, H(100), veneral diseases, H(158) metrorrhagia, H(109) backache, , roots infusion, VO. (phisiological effect; aphrodisiac, uterine sedative)
H(033) femal sterility, roots powder in vagina
H(068) tenia, hookworm, roots infusion , VO.
H(104) colic, roots infusion of Dichrostachys cinera of Ozoroa insignis subsp reticulata of Ormocarpum trichocarpum, VO.
H(139) asthenia, roots powder, VO.
H(181) omphalitis, roots infusion, to wash+ VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Heteromorpha trifoliata (H.L.Wendl.) Eckl. & Zeyh.
Official name : Heteromorpha trifoliata (H.L.Wendl.) Eckl. & Zeyh.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(033), H(051), H(078), H(082), H(104), H(109), H(122)
Recipes : H(018) cephalgy, H(051) fever, H(082) asthma, roots infusion of Heteromorpha trifoliata, VO.
H(031) intercostal pain,H(037) cough, roots infusion of Heteromorpha., VO.
H(033) femal sterility, H(078) back cance, H(122) azoospermia, roots powder of Heteromorpha trifoliata, VO. + porridge
H(104) colic, roots powder of Heteromorpha., VO. + porridge
H(109) lombalgie, scarification avec de la poudre de racines de Heteromorpha.
H(113) rheumatism, roots infusion of Heteromorpha.,VO. and scarification
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria monopetala A. Richard.
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026), roots of Hexalobus monopetalus, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Official name : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(038)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Hibiscus cannabinus, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(038) femal, leaves of Hibiscus in vagina
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Official name : Hibiscus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038), roots of Abelmoschus esculentus of Manihot esculenta, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Official name : Hoslundia opposita Vahl
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Hoslundia oppositifolia P. Beauv.
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(099), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, leaves of Hoslundia opposita, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(008) child, roots of Hoslundia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(099) epilepsy, roots of Hoslundia., infusion (H2O), bath
H(104), H(118) pharyngite, roots of Hoslundia., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br.
Official name : Hypoestes forskaolii (Vahl) R. Br.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006) child, roots of Hypoestes forskalaei, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(007), H(026), H(033), H(038), H(092), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Indigofera arrecta, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(006), H(007), leaves of Indigofera., powder, infusion (H2O), + wood ashes, VO.
H(033) femal, roots of the plant in flowers of Indigofera., to cook, VO. + meat
H(026), H(038), roots of Indigofera., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(092), roots of Indigofera, in vagina ( H(112) ?)
H(104), leaves of Indigofera., powder, infusion (H2O)
H(157), roots of Indigofera., local application, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Indigofera sp.
Official name : Indigofera sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(027z), H(031), H(033), H(037)
Recipes : H(027z) pain during pregnancy, H(031), H(033) femal, H(037) cough, roots of Indigofera sp., powder, VO. + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Inula glomerata Oliver & Hiern
Official name : Inula glomerata Oliver & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(022), H(033), H(037), H(053), H(091), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), H(033) femal, H(104), roots of Inula glomerata , infusion (H2O), VO.
H(022) to make easy the delivery, roots of Imula., infusion (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(037) pneumonia, roots of Inula., infusion (H2O), scarifications.
H(053), roots of Inula., infusion, drops in ears
H(091) premature nw. born, roots of Inula, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(091) premature nw. born, roots of Ectadiopsis oblongifolia of Inula glomerata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Official name : Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) psychosis, leaves of Cussonia arborea of Ipomoea batatas of Musa sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Jatropha curcas L.
Official name : Jatropha curcas L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(092)
Recipes : H(091) child, roots of Jatropha curcas, infusion (H2O), VO. + bath
H(092), seeds of Jatropha, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Kalanchoe sp.
Official name : Kalanchoe sp.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(037), H(111), H(201)
Recipes : H(014) tinea, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., infusion (H2O), enema
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., powder, local application
H(111) thunderbolt, roots of Kalanchoe sp., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Kalanchoe sp., infusion (H2O), bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Official name : Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standley
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Lagenaria vulgaris Ser. , Cucurbita lagenaria L.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) inflamation breast, ripe fruit of Lagenaria siceraria, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Lannea edulis (Sond.) Engl.
Official name : Lannea edulis (Sond.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(015), H(022), H(026), H(036), H(037), H(038), H(045), H(068), H(100), H(113), H(181)
Recipes : H(008), H(038), H(104), roots of Lannea edulis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(015), roots of Lannea edulis, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(022) mise bas (pour faciliter la), roots of Lannea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(026), H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Lannea, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(036) vertigo, roots of Lannea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) bronchitis, roots of Lannea., to chew
H(037) cough, roots of Lannea., decoction (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(100) syph., roots of Annona stenophylla… subsp. nana of Lannea edulis of Elephantorrhiza goetzei, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(113) rheumatism, roots of Lannea., powder, VO. + porridge
H(181) child, roots of Lannea., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(036)
Recipes : H(036) vertigo, whole plant of Lantana camara, decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Official name : Leucas martinicensis (Jacq.) R. Br.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(075)
Recipes : H(075) anorexie, leaves of Leucas martinicensis, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Loranthus sp.
Official name : Loranthus sp.
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(008), H(018), H(031), H(033), H(036), H(037), H(068), H(082), H(099), H(104), H(109), H(130), H(156), H(157), H(158), H(168), H(184), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(005) legs oedema, cramps, whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), bath
H(008), whole plant of Loranthus sp., powder, to dilute (milk), VO.
H(018),H(037) pneumo, whole plant of Loranthus sp, local application + scarifications
H(018), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(031), whole plant of Loranthus sp., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, H(104),H(037) pneumonia, H(099) epilepsy, H(157), whole plant of Loranthus sp., powder in porridge, VO.
H(033) femal, H(036), H(068) bilharziosis, H(109), H(158), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(082), whole plant of Loranthus sp., to dry, fumigation
H(156), whole plant of Loranthus sp., infusion (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(130) monoplegia, H(168) whole plant of Loranthus sp., scarifications
H(184), whole plant of Loranthus sp, pulp, local application
H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Loranthus sp., to cook with a dove heart, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Official name : Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(015), H(053), H(099)
Recipes : H(015), roots of Lycopersicon esculentum of Capsicum sp., infusion (H2O), VO
H(053) otalgia, leaves of Lycopersicon, infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(099), epilepsy, leaves of Lycopersicon., infusion (H2O), bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms : H(038), H(092)
Recipes : H(038), roots of Abelmoschus esculentus of Manihot esculenta, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(092), tuber of Manihot., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(006), H(008), H(018), H(022), H(026), H(033), H(037), H(046), H(051), H(068), H(053), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(103), H(109), H(118), H(158), H(181)
Recipes : H(001) blindness at night, roots of Maytenus senegalensis, infusion (H2O), to wash
H(006),H(037) bronchitis, H(026), H(109), H(046) measles, roots of Maytenus senegalensis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), roots of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(018), roots of Maytenus., local application, scarifications
H(022) (pour faciliter), leaves of Maytenus, infusion (H2O), VO ;
H(026), roots ofr Diospyros lycioides of Maytenus senegalensis infusion (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(033) femal, roots of Maytenus, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) pneumonia, roots of Maytenus, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves, roots of Maytenus.powder, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, roots of Maytenus., powder, local application.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Maytenus.powder, friction
H(037) tuberculosis, cough, leaves of Maytenus., to chew
H(037) cough, leaves of Maytenus.powder, to dilute, VO.
H(051), roots of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), bath
H(053) otalgia, leaves of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(099) uterus sedative, roots of Maytenus., powder, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, roots of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(099) epilepsy, leaves of Maytenus., friction
H(100), leaves, roots of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(103), H(004), blessure bouche and dents, young leaves of Maytenus, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), roots of Maytenus., VO.
H(118) pharyngite, leaves of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(158), leaves of Maytenus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(181) omphalite, roots of Maytenus., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Monadenium lugardae N.E.Br.
Official name : Monadenium lugardae N.E.Br.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(092), H(112), H(170)
Recipes : H(092), whole plant of Monadenium lugardae, VO.
H(112), H(170), latex of Monadenium., to dilute, VO. + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Official name : Mondia whitei (Hook.f.) Skeels
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(068) bilharziosis, roots powder of Mondia whitei in porridge, VO.
H(104) colic, roots powder in tea, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Musa sp.
Official name : Musa sp.
Family : Musaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(038), H(103), H(201)
Recipes : H(031), stems without leaves of Musa div sp., powder, VO.
H(031), flowers of Musa., powder, to cook, VO. + heart of sheep
H(038), roots of Musa., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(103), roots of Ricinus communis of Musa sp., to carbonize, local application
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Cussonia arborea of Ipomoea batatas of Musa sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Neorautanenia mitis (A. Rich.) Verdc.
Official name : Neorautanenia mitis (A. Rich.) Verdc.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051), tubercle of Neorautanenia mitis, infusion (H2O), hip-bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Nerium oleander L.
Official name : Nerium oleander L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(092), H(100)
Recipes : H(092), whole plant of Nerium oleander, VO.
H(100), leaves of Nerium, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana glauca Graham
Official name : Nicotiana glauca Graham
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) toxic, leaves of Nicotiana glauca, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(082), H(161)
Recipes : H(004), leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, powder, local application
H(082) asthma, roots of Nicotiana tabacum of Gardenia sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(161), roots of Nicotiana, friction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ochna pulchra Hook. f.
Official name : Ochna pulchra Hook. f.
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(036), H(101)
Recipes : H(001), H(001)myopia, roots, infusion, to wash
H(008), cooked roots, VO. with bones
H(036), H(101), roots, infusion,VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ocimum canum Sims
Official name : Ocimum canum Sims
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, ripe fruit, flowers of Ocimum canum, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(157), leaves of Ocimum., infusion (H2O), bath
H(201), whole plant of Ocimum canum, seeds of Ricinus communis of Chenopodium ambrosioidespowder, to take snuff
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb.
Official name : Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008), stems with leaves of Oldenlandia herbacea, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Official name : Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(104)
Recipes : H(022) to long delivery, roots of Ormocarpum trichocarpu, powder, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104) colic, roots of Dichrostachys cinerea of Ozora insignis of Ormocarpum trichocarpum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(104) colic, leaves of Ormocarpum., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ostryoderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Dunn ex Harms
Official name : Ostryoderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Dunn ex Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Xeroderris stuhlmannii (Taub.) Mendonça & Sousa
Symptoms : H(122), H(031)
Recipes : H(031), roots of Xeroderris stuhlmannii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(122), roots of Xeroderris., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Official name : Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(099), H(124), H(139)
Recipes : H(001) loss of vision, H(001) blindness at night, leaves of Pappea capensis, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(097x), uterus sedative, roots of Cussonia arborea of Pappea capensis, powder, to dilute + oil d'arachide, in vagina
H(124) bleeding at the nose, leaves of Pappea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(139), roots of Pappea., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth.
Official name : Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth.
Family : Chrysobalanaceae
Synonyms : Parinari curatellifolia Planch. ex Benth. subsp. mobola (Oliv.) R. A. Graham
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(006), H(099), H(103), H(113)
Recipes : H(001), roots of Parinari curatellifolia, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(005), roots of Parinari., infusion (H2O), VO., to wash
H(006), roots of Parinari., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(099) sédatif utérus sedative, roots of Parinari curatellifolia of Asparagus sp.
H(103), roots of Parinari., infusion (H2O), local application
H(113), roots of Parinari., local application, scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pellaea calomelanos (Sw.) Link
Official name : Pellaea calomelanos (Sw.) Link
Family : Sinopteridaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(104), H(112), H(157)
Recipes : H(027) prevention of abortion, whole plant of Pellaea calomelanos , powder, VO. + porridge
H(027) prevention of abortion, H(099) uterus sedative, whole plant of Pellaea., to dry, fumigation vaginale
H(157), whole plant of Pellaea., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(104), whole plant of Pellaea calomelanos, roots of Peltophorum africanum, powder, VO. + porridge
H(157), whole plant of Pellaea., to dry, fumigation
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Official name : Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(005), H(007), H(008), H(031), H(033), H(077), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(118), H(125), H(157), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), roots of Peltophorum africanum, infusion, drops in eyes
H(005) oedema, H(008), roots of Peltophorum, decoction, VO.
H(007, 2), H(031), H(033), H(125), roots of Peltophorum africanum, infusion, VO.
H(027), roots powder of Peltophorum , VO. + porridge
H(077) barks from twigs, branche, trunk of Peltophorum , powder + poridge, VO.
H(100), roots of Peltophorum , infusion, VO.
H(103), leaves of Peltophorum, decoction, steambath
H(104), whole plant of Pellaea calomelenos, roots of Peltophorum africanum, powder + poridge, VO.
H(104), roots of Peltophorum , infusion, VO.
H(104) barks from twigs, branche, trunk of Peltophorum, decoction, VO.
H(104) leaves of Peltophorum, decoction, VO.
H(118) roots of Peltophorum , decoction, VO. + gargle
H(201) psychosis, whole plant of Peltophorum , infusion, bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Phaseolus sp.
Official name : Phaseolus sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Bolusanthus speciosus, seeds of Phaseolus sp, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus discoideus (Baill.) Muell. Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, roots, localscarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092), seeds, leaves of Phytolacca dodecandra, VO. (attention ! toxic)
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Piliostigma thonningii (Schumach.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Bauhinia thonningii Schumach.
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(037), H(068), H(077), H(091), H(101), H(104), H(157), H(170)
Recipes : H(006), H(008),H(037), H(099) uterus sedative, H(104), roots of Bauhinia thonningii, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), barks stem, branch, trunk of Bauhinia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(037), leaves of Bauhinia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Elephantorrhiza goetzei of Bauhinia thonningii , decoction (H2O), VO.
H(077), barks stem, branch, trunk of Bauhinia thonningii, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(091) after delivery, roots of Bauhinia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(157), roots of sde Bauhinia., powder, VO. + porridge
H(170), roots of Bauhinia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(158), leaves of Bauhinia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(158), roots of Bauhinia, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Official name : Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Family : Pittosparaceae
Symptoms : H(031), H(036), H(139)
Recipes : H(031) body side pain, H(036) vertigo, roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum, infusion, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum, powder, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name : Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family : Plumbaginaceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(139)
Recipes : H(082) dyspnoea, roots of Plumbago zeylanica, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(139), roots of Plumbago zeylanica, to cook, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pollichia campestris Aiton
Official name : Pollichia campestris Aiton
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(122)
Recipes : H(033) woman, H(122), roots of Pollichia campestris, to cook, VO. + chicken
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Polygala hottentotta C.Presl
Official name : Polygala hottentotta C.Presl
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots powder of Polygala hottentotta, diluted in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Protea angolensis Burtt Davy & Hoyle
Official name : Protea angolensis Burtt Davy & Hoyle
Family : Proteaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, roots powder in the slurry of Protea angolensis
H(037) cough, roots in decoction, VO.
H(068) schistosomiasis, powder of stem bark, trunk or branch, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Official name : Pseudarthria hookeri Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(068)
Recipes : H(008) child, roots of Pseudarthria hookeri., powder, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots, leaves of Pseudarthria., decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia Pax
Official name : Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(033), H(036), H(038), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(104), H(124), H(139), H(157)
Recipes : H(018), H(124) bleeding at the nose, roots of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia, powder, inhalation
H(033), H(038), H(104), roots of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(036), H(077), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pseudolachnostylis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(051), H(091) asthenia, leaves of Pseudolachnostylis., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(139), roots of Pseudolachnostylis., powder, VO.
H(157), leaves of Pseudolachnostylis., infusion (H2O), bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Psidium guajava L.
Official name : Psidium guajava L.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(014), H(033), H(037), H(051), H(104), H(122), H(173)
Recipes : H(013) boil,H(037), H(051), leaves of Psidium guajava, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(014) itch, roots of Psidium., powder, local application
H(033) femal, H(122), roots, leaves, Psidium., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(104), roots of Psidium., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(173), roots of Psidium., powder, to dilute, friction + antelope blood
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Official name : Psorospermum febrifugum Spach
Family : Hypericaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(008), H(037), H(053), H(082), H(100), H(113)
Recipes : H(004) wound to the head, roots of Psorospermum febrifugum, castor-oilus communis, powder, to dilute, local application
H(008), roots of Psorospermum., powder, VO.
H(037) pneumo, roots of Psorospermum., powder, VO. + porridge
H(053) otalgia, roots of Psorospermum., decoction (H2O), drops in ears
H(082) dyspnoea, leaves of Psorospermum., powder, VO. + porridge
H(100) syph., roots of Psorospermum., infusion (H2O), VO. + local application
H(113) roots of Psorospermum., scarifications
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(008), H(013), H(014), H(015), H(033), H(037), H(053), H(068), H(082), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(139), H(158), H(168)
Recipes : H(001), cataract, eyes desease, sap of Pterocarpus angolensis, drops in eyes
H(004) wound to the head, ripe fruit of Pterocarpus., unction
H(008), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), H(015), roots of Pterocarpus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(013) skin ulcer, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., powder, local application
H(014) tinea, flowers of Pterocarpus., local application, scarifications
H(033) femal, roots of Pterocarpus., powder, VO.
H(037), pulmonary tuberculosis, H(082), roots of Pterocarpus., to carbonize, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(053), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(068) bilharziosis, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(100), ripe fruit of Pterocarpus., to carbonize, to dilute (H2O), VO.
H(104), roots of Pterocarpus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(109) pain to the back, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., powder, VO. + porridge
H(113), rheumatism, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., powder, VO. + porridge
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Pterocarpus angolensis of Albizia antunesiana, to cook, VO.
H(158), leaves, roots, barks stem, branch, trunk of Pterocarpus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(168), roots of Pterocarpus, unction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Pterolobium stellatum (Forssk.) Brenan
Official name : Pterolobium stellatum (Forssk.) Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) femal sterility, infusion of roots of Pterolobium stellatum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Official name : Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf
Symptoms : H(005)
Recipes : H(031) muscular cramps, roots infusion roots, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : H(005), H(033), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(005), H(109) pain to the back, tubercle of Rhoicissus tridentata, powder, VO.
H(033) femal, H(201) psychosis, tubercle of Rhoicissus., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(003), H(004), H(006), H(008), H(031), H(034), H(037), H(039), H(046), H(053), H(068), H(092), H(100), H(103), H(104), H(112), H(157), H(166), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, leaves of Ricinus communis, decoction (H2O), steam bath
H(001), petiole of Ricinus., juice, drops in eyes
H(H(003), leaves of Ricinus., to softened by the heat of fire, local application
H(004) wound to the head, roots of Psorospermum febrifugum, castor-oilus communis, powder, to dilute, local application + 1926.1
H(006), H(008), seeds of Ricinus., powder, infusion, VO.
H(031), H(034), leaves of Ricinus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037), roots of Ricinus., infusion (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(039) external parasitism, seeds of Ricinus., unction
H(046) measles, H(157), castor-oilus., friction
H(053), castor-oilus., drops in ears
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Ricinus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(068) paH(100) syph., roots of Ricinus communis, ripe fruit of Solanum sp., powder, to dilute, local application
H(092), seeds of Ricinus., VO.
H(103), roots of Ricinus communis of Musa sp., to carbonize, local application
H(104), oil dr Ricinus., VO.
H(112), leaves of Ricinus., to pound, in vagina
H(166), leaves of Ricinus., to dry, fumigation
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Ricinus., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201), whole plant of Ocimum canum, seeds of Ricinus communis of Chenopodium ambrosioidespowder, to take snuff
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Rubia cordifolia L.
Official name : Rubia cordifolia L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(184)
Recipes : H(184), roots of Erythrophleum zambesianum of Rubia cordifolia of Cassia abreviata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Rytigynia monantha (K. Schum.) Robyns
Official name : Rytigynia monantha (K. Schum.) Robyns
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038), roots of Turraea nilotica of Rytigynia monantha, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(002), H(005), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), sap of Sarcostemma viminale, drops in eyes
H(002), H(068), latex of Sarcostemma., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(005), tubercle of Sarcostemma viminale, powder, local application , VO. + porridge
H(104) child, roots of Sarcostemma., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Schkuhria pinnata (Lam.) O. Kuntze
Official name : Schkuhria pinnata (Lam.) O. Kuntze
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(104), H(112)
Recipes : H(001) vision lack, leaves Schkuhria pinnata, frction
H(008), H(104), leaves, decoction, VO.
H(038), leaves, infusion, VO.
H(112), the whole plant, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Official name : Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(013), H(124)
Recipes : H(005) oedema, barks from stem, branche, trunk of Schotia brachypetala, decoction, localy to wash
H(008) diarrhoea, roots powder of Schotia brachypetala, VO.
H(013) skin ulcer, leaves powder of Schotia brachypetala, local application
H(124) epistaxis, dried leaves of Schotia brachypetala, steam bath
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(007), H(008), H(013), H(018), H(020), H(027), H(027z), H(033), H(034), H(037), H(038), H(051), H(077), H(091), H(092), H(100), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(157), H(168), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) orgelet, H(006), H(008),H(037) pneumo., tuberculosis, H(100), root of Securidaca longipedunculata, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(001) cataracte, root of Securidaca longipedunculata., infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(013) skin ulcer, root of Securidaca longipedunculata., infusion (H2O), to wash
H(018), roots of Securidaca., powder, drops in nose
H(020), racine Securidaca., RNS., local application, scars
H(027), H(027z), H(033) femal, H(034), H(099 ) epilepsia, H(104), root of Securidaca longipedunculata., powder, VO.
H(038), roots of Annona stenophylla… subsp. nana of Securidaca longipedunculata, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(051), leaves of Securidaca longipedunculata., infusion (H2O), bath
H(077), roots of Securidaca longipedunculata., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(091), roots of Securidaca longipedunculata., infusion (H2O), to wash, VO.
H(092), roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, in vagina
H(099 ) epilepsia, roots of Carissa edulis of Securidaca longipedunculata, infusion (H2O), bath
H(109), root of Securidaca., RNS., onction
H(109), root of Securidaca longipedunculata, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(113) rhumathisme, root of Securidaca., local application, scars
H(157), root of de Securidaca longipedunculata., infusion (H2O), VO. + bouillie
H(168), roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS., onction
H(201) psychosis, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata., decoction (H2O), inhalation
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(013), H(020), H(027), H(033), H(037), H(104), H(109), H(113), H(139), H(158)
Recipes : H(005) swelling of the legs, cramps, roots of Securinega virosa, local application, scarifications
H(008), H(104), roots of Securinega., powder, VO. + porridge
H(008) child, roots of Securinega., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(013) skin eruption, roots of Securinega., to carbonize, unction
H(020) snake, roots of Securinega., to chew, local application
H(027), H(033) femal,H(037),cough, pneumonia, bronchitis, H(109), roots of Securinega., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(113), roots of Securinega, scarifications, local application
H(139), roots of Securinega., to cook, VO. + meat
H(158), roots of Securinega, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Senecio latifolius DC.
Official name : Senecio latifolius DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(036), H(053), H(091), H(099), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), H(100), roots of Sdenecio latifolius, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(036) vertigo, roots of Senecio., infusion (H2O), bath
H(053), roots of Senecio latifolius, infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(091) child, roots of Senecio latifolius, infusion (H2O), bath
H(099) uterus sedative, roots of Senecio, powder, VO. + porridge
H(104), roots of Senecio., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Senecio sp.
Official name : Senecio sp.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006)
Recipes : H(006), roots of Aspilia pluriseta of Senecio sp., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Sesamum angustifolium (Oliv.) Engl.
Official name : Sesamum angustifolium (Oliv.) Engl.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(077), H(104)
Recipes : H(001), leaves juice of Sesamum angustifolium, drops in eyes
H(077), H(104), roots of Sesamum., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(104), leaves of Sesamum., friction
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida acuta Burm. f.
Official name : Sida acuta Burm. f.
Family : Malvaceae
Synonyms : Sida carpinifolia L.f. , Sida stipulata Cav.
Symptoms : H(031)
Recipes : H(031), roots of Sida acuta , infusion., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Sida cordifolia L.
Official name : Sida cordifolia L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(158)
Recipes : H(158), roots of Sida cordifolia, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum sp.
Official name : Solanum sp.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syph., roots of Ricinus communis, ripe fruit of Solanum sp., powder, to dilute, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Official name : Steganotaenia araliacea Hochst.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(033), H(034), H(038), H(104), H(112), H(116), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(001), leaf juice, drop in eyes
H(033), roots, infusion, VO.
H(034), powder roots, H2O, VO.
H(038), roots, infusion, VO
H(104), roots, infusion, VO.
H(112), roots, infusion, VO.
H(116), Steganotaenia araliacea, Cussonia arborea, roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(116), roots, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(116), roots, infusion, VO.
H(139), roots, infusion, bath
H(201)epilepsy, roots, infusion, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Official name : Stereospermum kunthianum Cham.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), ripe fruit of Stereospermum kunthianum, to chew
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Strychnos potatorum L. f.
Official name : Strychnos potatorum L. f.
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037), leaves, roots decoction, VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Official name : Swartzia madagascariensis Desv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(005), H(008), H(018), H(033), H(053), H(055), H(100), H(104), H(157)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, ripe fruit of Swartzia madagascariensis, pulp, drops in eyes
H(004) wound, H(100) syph., ripe fruit of Swartzia., powder, local application
H(005), H(033) femal, roots of Swartzia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(008), roots of Swartzia., powder, VO. + porridge
H(018), ripe fruit of Swartzia, local application, scarifications
H(053), barks stem, branch, trunk of Swartzia., infusion (H2O), drops in ears
H(055), H(104), ripe fruit of Swartzia, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(157), roots, ripe fruit of Swartzia., infusion (H2O), bath, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Tacazzea apiculata Oliv.
Official name : Tacazzea apiculata Oliv.
Family : Asclepiadaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(104), H(139)
Recipes : H(104), H(139), VO., powder roots
H(077), V.O., infusion roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Tagetes minuta L.
Official name : Tagetes minuta L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) nose, H(124), leaves of Tagetes minuta, powder, inhalation
H(006), leaves of Tagetes., RNS., in rectum
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Tamarindus indica L.
Official name : Tamarindus indica L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Tamarindus erythraea Mattei
Symptoms : H(100), H(108)
Recipes : H(100), ripe fruit of Tamarindus indica, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(118), roots of Tamarindus indica, to carbonize, VO. + salt + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Official name : Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), barks from twigs, branche, trunk of Terminalia sericea, powder, local application
H(008), H(091) asthenia, rootpowder, VO.
H(022), rootinfusion, in vagina
H(027), H(104), rootpowder, VO. + porridge
H(033) woman, H(038), H(091), H(118), H(124), roots infusion, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Terminalia seriucea, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(077), root decoction, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Thunbergia lancifolia T. Anders.
Official name : Thunbergia lancifolia T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(018), H(026), H(027), H(082), H(104)
Recipes : H(005), roots of Thunbergia lancifolia, infusion (H2O), VO. + porridge
H(005), roots of Thunbergia., powder, VO.
H(008), roots of Thunbergia., powder, VO. + porridge
H(018), roots of Thunbergia., scarifications
H(026) dysmenorroea, roots of Thunbergia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(027) preventive fausses couches, roots of Thunbergia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(077) nausea, H(104), roots of Thunbergia., infusion(H2O), VO.
H(082), roots of Thunbergia., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Trichodesma physaloides (Fenzl) A. DC.
Official name : Trichodesma physaloides (Fenzl) A. DC.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(109), H(139)
Recipes : H(004), pulp tuber of Trichodesma physaloides, local application
H(109), tuber of Dicoma anomala,roots of Trichodesma physaloides, infusion, VO.
H(139), roots of Elephantorrhiza elephantina of Trichodesma physaloides, powder, VO.
H(139), tuber of Trichodesma., powder, to dilute (H2O) + beer, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Trichodesma zeylanicum (Burm.) R. Br.
Official name : Trichodesma zeylanicum (Burm.) R. Br.
Family : Boraginaceae
Synonyms : Boraginella zeylanica O. Kuntze , Boraginoides zeylanica Hiern , Borago zeylanica Burm.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004), dry leaves, powder, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Urginea altissima (L.f.) Bak.
Official name : Urginea altissima (L.f.) Bak.
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : H(005), H(036), H(104), H(113), H(139)
Recipes : H(005), bulb of Urginea altissima, to pound, friction
H(036) verstem, bulb of Urginea., juice, friction
H(104), bulb of Urginea., powder, VO.
H(113), bulb of Urginea., juice, scarifications
H(139) aphrodisiac, bulb of Urginea., VO. + salt
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Urginea sanguinea Schinz
Official name : Urginea sanguinea Schinz
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(092)
Recipes : H(037) pneumo, bulb of Urginea sanguinea, decoction in milk, VO. + local application
H(092), the whole plant, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia adoensis Schultz-Bip. ex Walp.
Official name : Vernonia adoensis Schultz-Bip. ex Walp.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia macrocephala A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(033), H(201)
Recipes : H(033) femal, roots of Vernonia adoensis, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(201) psychosis, roots of Vernonia., mastiquer
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(005), H(008), H(033), H(037), H(051), H(068), H(099), H(100), H(104), H(113), H(116)
Recipes : H(005), whole plant of Vernonia amygdalina, scarifications
H(008), roots of Vernonia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, H(100), H(104), H(116), roots of Vernonia amygdalina, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(037), H(113) arthralgic, roots of Vernonia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(051), roots of Vernonia., powder, VO.
H(113) rheumatism, fleurs, stem without leaves of Vernonia., scarifications
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Vernonia amygdalina, ripe fruit of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(099) uterus sedative, roots of Vernonia., infusion (H2O), VO., in vagina
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Official name : Vigna unguiculata (L.) A. Walp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(015), H(020), H(026), H(031), H(046), H(068), H(099), H(116)
Recipes : H(006) child, roots of Vigna unguiculata, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(015), roots of Lannea edulis, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(020) snake, roots of Vigna., pulp, local application
H(026), roots of Vigna., powder, VO. + porridge
H(031), roots of Vigna., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(046) measles, barks stem, branch, trunk of Erythrina abyssinica, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Erythrina abyssinica, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Asparagus sp., seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Eriosema englerianum, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Terminalia sericea, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Euclea divinorum, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Vernonia amygdalina, ripe fruit of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Vernonia amygdalina, ripe fruit of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Vernonia philipsoniana, seeds of Vigna unguiculata, to cook, VO.
H(099) epilepsy, H(100), roots of Vigna., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(116), seeds of Bauhinia galpinii of Vigna unguiculata, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(116), seeds of Vigna., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(116), roots of Cussonia arborea of Steganotaenia araliacea, ripe fruit of Vigna unguiculata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Waltheria indica L.
Official name : Waltheria indica L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Synonyms : Waltheria americana L.
Symptoms : H(008), H(033)
Recipes : H(008), H(033) femal, roots of Waltheria indica, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Warburgia salutaris (Bertol.f.) Chiov.
Official name : Warburgia salutaris (Bertol.f.) Chiov.
Family : Canellaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(100), H(104), H(112)
Recipes : H(018) cephalagy, barks from stems, twigs, trunk of Warburgia salutaris, local application or scarifications
H(100) venereal illness, H(112) abortifacient, decoction, barks from stems, twigs, trunk of Warburgia salutaris, VO.
H(104) colic, decoction, barks from stems, twigs, trunk of Warburgia salutaris, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Ximenia caffra Sond.
Official name : Ximenia caffra Sond.
Family : Olacaceae
Synonyms : Ximenia americana L. var. caffra (Sond.) Engl. , Ximenia americana L. var. tomentosa Engl.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(008), H(015), H(033), H(051), H(068), H(100), H(104), H(137), H(139)
Recipes : H(001), leaves of Ximenia caffra, infusion (H2O), drops in eyes
H(004), roots of Ximenia., powder, local application
H(008), roots of Ximenia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(015), roots of Ximenia., decoction (H2O), VO.
H(033) femal, feuille of Ximenia., powder, VO. + porridge
H(051), leaves of Ximenia., powder, VO.
H(068) bilharziosis, roots of Ximenia., infusion (H2O), VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Ximenia., powder, to dilute, VO.
H(100), H(104), H(137) algie pelvuss, roots of Ximenia., infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Xysmalobium undulatum (L.) W.T.Aiton
Official name : Xysmalobium undulatum (L.) W.T.Aiton
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(099), H(139)
Recipes : H(099) uterus sedative, H(139) aphrodisiac, tubercle of Xysmalobium undulatum, powder, VO. + porridge
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Zantedeschia albomaculata (Hook.) Baill.
Official name : Zantedeschia albomaculata (Hook.) Baill.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(000)
Recipes : H(000) rhizom of Zantedeschia albomaculata, VO. (toxic)
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl.
Official name : Zanthoxylum chalybeum Engl.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(020), H(077)
Recipes : H(008), H(077) (bilious vomit), roots of Zanthoxylum chalybeum, infusion (H2O), VO.
H(020) snake, roots of Zanthoxylum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Zea mays L.
Official name : Zea mays L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, fruits of Zea mays, to carbonize, infusion (H2O), to wash
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(104)
Recipes : H(037), rhizom, chewed
H(104), rhizom, chewed
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered