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Reference : HG 28

Author(s) : Giday M., Z. Asfawb, Z. Woldub
Title : Ethnomedicinal study of plants used by Sheko ethnic group of Ethiopia Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 132, pp. 75 - 85 (2010)
Reference HG 28 has information about 71 plants :
Achyranthes aspera L.
Official name : Achyranthes aspera L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Achyranthes annua Dinter , Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill. , Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula , Achyranthes obovata Peter.
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., local application
H(004) wound, leaves of Ajuga integrifolia of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : ziadu-boee (Sheko)
Achyrospermum schimperi (Hochst. ex Briq.) Perkins ex Mildbr.
Official name : Achyrospermum schimperi (Hochst. ex Briq.) Perkins ex Mildbr.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Achyrospermum schimperi, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kursi-charo (Sheko)
Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Official name : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. , Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D.Adams
Symptoms : H(155)
Recipes : H(155) tonsillitis, flowers of Acmella caulirhiza, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : guticha (Sheko)
Adenostemma perrottetii DC.
Official name : Adenostemma perrottetii DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(020)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, stems of Adenostemma perrottetii, RNS., VO.
H(020) snakebite, leaves of Adenostemma perrottetii, RNS., VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : bo-charo, shoj-charo (Sheko)
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(109)
Recipes : H(109) back bone pain leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Amaranthus dubius of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : zingube-qumbe (Sheko)
Ajuga integrifolia Buch-Ham
Official name : Ajuga integrifolia Buch-Ham
Family : Lamiaceae
Synonyms : Ajuga bracteosa Wallich ex Bentham
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(068)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Ajuga integrifolia of Achyranthes aspera, RNS., local application
H(013) boil, leaves of Dyschoriste nagchana of Ajuga integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(068) amoebiasis, leaves, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kursi-charo (Sheko)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., VO.
H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Coffea arabica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : nech-shinkurt (Sheko)
Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Official name : Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(012), H(109)
Recipes : H(012) chest bone fracture (child), leaves of Amaranthus dubius, RNS., local application
H(109) back bone pain leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Amaranthus dubius of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mezi (Sheko)
Amaranthus graecizans L.
Official name : Amaranthus graecizans L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, dislocation, leaves of Amaranthus graecizans of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(012)) chest bone fracture (child), leaves of Amaranthus graecizans, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mezi (Sheko)
Aspilia mossambicensis (Oliv.) Wild
Official name : Aspilia mossambicensis (Oliv.) Wild
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia chrysops S. Moore , Aspilia holstii O.Hoffm
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Aspilia mossambicensis, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kershu (Sheko)
Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Official name : Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) gastritis, leaves of Brassica carinata, RNS., VO.
H(104) stomach ache, seeds of Brassica nigra, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : koza (Sheko)
Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Official name : Capparis erythrocarpus Isert
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis acuminata De Wild.
Symptoms : H(013), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) boil, roots of Capparis erythrocarpos, RNS, local application
H(201) evil eye, fumigation with roots
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : buda-charo (Sheko)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum frutescens, leaves of Coffea arabica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mitmita (Sheko)
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : berbere (Sheko)
Cardamine trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Cardamine trichocarpa Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Cardamine trichocarpa of Momordica foetida, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : koshkin (Sheko)
Cayratia gracilis (Guill. & Perr.) Suess.
Official name : Cayratia gracilis (Guill. & Perr.) Suess.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, roots of Cayratia gracilis, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Celosia anthelminthica Asch.
Official name : Celosia anthelminthica Asch.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, leaves of Celosia anthelminthica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, leaves of Celosia trigyna, seeds of Cucurbita pepo, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : yazinti (Sheko)
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(038), H(086)
Recipes : H(038) genital infection, leaves of Centella asiatica, RNS., local application
H(086) lymphadenitis , RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : yetinti-charo (Sheko)
Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Official name : Chenopodium opulifolium Schrad. ex W.D.J. Koch & Ziz.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Chenopodium opulifolium, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tsora (Sheko)
Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Official name : Clausena anisata (Willd.) Hook. f. ex Benth.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil eye, leaves of Clausena anisata, RNS, in nose
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : etunisha (Sheko)
Clematis longicauda Steud. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Clematis longicauda Steud. ex A.Rich.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(014), H(103)
Recipes : H(004) wound, leaves of Clematis longicauda, RNS., local application
H(014) itching skin, leaves, stem , RNS., local application
H(103) toothache, leaves, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : zina-charo, wusho-charo (Sheko)
Clematis simensis Fres.
Official name : Clematis simensis Fres.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, leaves of Clematis simensis, RNS., local application
H(004) wound, leaves, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : biyaqin-charo, tsuqign-charo (Sheko)
Cleome strigosa (Bojer) Oliv.
Official name : Cleome strigosa (Bojer) Oliv.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear ache, leaves of Cleome strigosa, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : ejigora (Sheko)
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., VO.
H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : jeno, jenuai (Sheko)
Cucurbita pepo L.
Official name : Cucurbita pepo L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, leaves of Celosia trigyna, seeds of Cucurbita pepo, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : duba-fire (Sheko)
Cynoglossum amplifolium A.DC.
Official name : Cynoglossum amplifolium A.DC.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(113)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Cynoglossum amplifolium, RNS., local application
H(113) arthritis, leaves, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : ay-charo, pitsi-charo (Sheko)
Cynoglossum sp.
Official name : Cynoglossum sp.
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Cynoglossum sp., RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : aye-charo (Sheko)
Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Official name : Dichrocephala integrifolia (L.f.) O. Ktze
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Dichrocephala bicolor (Roth) Schldl.
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(012), H(109), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, leaves, stems of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(001) eye infection, H(004) wound, H(113) arthritis, leaves of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
H(012)) bone fracture, dislocation, leaves of Dicrocephala integrifolia of Amaranthus graecizans, RNS., local application
H(109) back bone pain, leaves of Ageratum conyzoides of Amaranthus dubius of Dicrocephala integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : biaqin-charo, tsuqign-charo, mezi, titi-charo (Sheko)
Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Official name : Dracaena steudneri Engl.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Synonyms : Dracaena papahu Engl.
Symptoms : H(070)
Recipes : H(070) rabies, leaves of Dracaena steudneri of Stephania abyssinica, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : atsu (Sheko)
Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name : Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(113)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, leaves of Dyschoriste nagchana of Drymaria cordata, RNS., local application
H(113) arthritis, leaves, above ground, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : pitsi-charo, zoma-charo (Sheko)
Dyschoriste nagchana (Nees) Bennet
Official name : Dyschoriste nagchana (Nees) Bennet
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(013)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, leaves of Dyschoriste nagchana of Drymaria cordata, RNS., local application
H(013) boil, leaves of Dyschoriste nagchana of Ajuga integrifolia, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : zoma-charo, kursi-charo (Sheko)
Echinops hoehnelii Schweinf.
Official name : Echinops hoehnelii Schweinf.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, H(051) paludism, roots of Echinops hoehnelii, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : queber (Sheko)
Embelia schimperi Vatke
Official name : Embelia schimperi Vatke
Family : Myrsinaceae
Synonyms : Embelia kilimandschari Gilg
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taeniasis, ascariasis, fruits, roots of Embelia schimperi, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : qoqu (Sheko)
Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesman
Official name : Ensete ventricosum (Welw.) Cheesman
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ensete J.F. Gmel.
Symptoms : H(012)
Recipes : H(012) bone fracture, roots of Ensete ventricosum, RNS., VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : odu (Sheko)
Euphorbia ampliphylla Pax
Official name : Euphorbia ampliphylla Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(161)
Recipes : H(161) wart, sap of Euphorbia ampliphylla, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kedi (Sheko)
Garcinia buchananii Baker
Official name : Garcinia buchananii Baker
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascariasis, fruits of Garnicia buchanianii, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : chatu (Sheko)
Gouania longispicata Engl.
Official name : Gouania longispicata Engl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(118x)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Momordica foetida of Gouania longispicata, RNS., local application
H(118x) aphonie, stem exudate of Gouania longispicata, local application on the tongue
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : fucha (Sheko)
Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f.
Official name : Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, leaves of Hydrocotyle mannii, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tsuqign-charo (Sheko)
Kalanchoe petitiana A.Rich.
Official name : Kalanchoe petitiana A.Rich.
Family : Crassulaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) itching skin, roots of Kalanchoe petitiana, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : oshka-charo (Sheko)
Lantana camara L.
Official name : Lantana camara L.
Family : Verbenaceae
Synonyms : Lantana antidotalis Thonning.
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) febrile illness (michi), leaves of Lantana camara, RNS., local application on the face
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : michi-charo (Sheko)
Leucas deflexa Hook. f.
Official name : Leucas deflexa Hook. f.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(008), H(020), H(104), H(106)
Recipes : H(003) joint dislocation, tinea corporis, RNS., local application
H(008) diarrhea, ascariasia, leaves of Leucas deflexa, RNS., VO.
H(020) snake bite, leaves, RNS., local application on the tongue
H(104) abdominal cramp, leaves and roots, RNS., VO.
H(106) snake repellent, keep the leaves in the house
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : mezi, Wonchi, tsirqu-charo, shota-charo, shonku-charo, bequtsa-charo, shoj-charo, tijgara (Sheko)
Marantochloa leucantha (K. Schum.) Milne-Redh.
Official name : Marantochloa leucantha (K. Schum.) Milne-Redh.
Family : Marantaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, leaves, roots of Marantochloa leucantha, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : zuka (Sheko)
Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Official name : Microglossa pyrifolia (Lam.) O. Ktze.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Microglossa volubilis (Wallich) DC. , Conyza pyrifolia Lam.
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, leaves of Microglossa pyrifolia, RNS. VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : yemariam-meqenet, yatinti-charo, beka, yeshererit-medhanit (Sheko)
Millettia ferruginea (Hochst.) Baker
Official name : Millettia ferruginea (Hochst.) Baker
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wound, stem barks of Millettia ferruginea, leaves of Momordica foetida, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : ziyagu (Sheko)
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(053), H(124)
Recipes : H(004) wound, stem barks of Millettia ferruginea, leaves of Momordica foetida, RNS., local application
H(013) boil, leaves of Momordica foetida of Gouania longispicata, RNS., local application
H(053) ear infection, leaves of Momordica foetida of Ocimum urticifolium, RNS., local application
H(124) nosebleed, leaves, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : shishu (Sheko)
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, leaves of Cardamine trichocarpa of Momordica foetida, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : shishu (Sheko)
Ocimum basilicum L.
Official name : Ocimum basilicum L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold, leaves of Ocimum basilicum, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : bisbir (Sheko)
Ocimum lamiifolium Hochst. ex Benth.
Official name : Ocimum lamiifolium Hochst. ex Benth.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(099)
Recipes : H(099) febrile illness (michi), leaves of Ocimum lamiifolium, local application on nasal, face + VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : michi-charo, dema-kese (Sheko)
Ocimum urticifolium Roth
Official name : Ocimum urticifolium Roth
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(103), H(118x)
Recipes : H(053) ear infection, leaves of Momordica foetida of Ocimum urticifolium, RNS., local application
H(103) toothache, leaves, seeds of Ocimum urticifolium, RNS., local application
H(118x) oral tresh, mouth infection, leaves, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : eyafa, baken-charo, gequ-kuqu (Sheko)
Oxalis corniculata L.
Official name : Oxalis corniculata L.
Family : Oxalidaceae
Synonyms : Oxalis radicosa A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(113)
Recipes : H(113) arthritis, leaves of Oxalis corniculata, RNS., local application
H(113) arthritis, leaves of Oxalis radicosa, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : pitsi-charo (Sheko)
Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers
Official name : Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) urinary tract infection, roots of Pentas lanceolata, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : jamto, dori-charo, (Sheko)
Phyllanthus pseudoniruri Müll.Arg.
Official name : Phyllanthus pseudoniruri Müll.Arg.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil eye, leaves of Phyllanthus pseudoniruri of Veronica abyssinica, RNS., local application on eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kabsiri (Sheko)
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(070)
Recipes : H(070) rabies, leaves of Dracaena steudneri of Stephania abyssinica, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : jamto, dori-charo (Sheko)
Pycnostachys abyssinica Fresen
Official name : Pycnostachys abyssinica Fresen
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Pycnostachys abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, RNS., application on head
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : bumbu (Sheko)
Ranunculus oreophytus Delile
Official name : Ranunculus oreophytus Delile
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, leaves of Ranunculus oreophytus, RNS., application on eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tsukign-charo (Sheko)
Ritchiea albersii Gilg
Official name : Ritchiea albersii Gilg
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) cataract, leaves of Ritchiea albersii, RNS., application on H(001) eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : gemtuw (Sheko)
Rumex nepalensis Spreng.
Official name : Rumex nepalensis Spreng.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(053), H(104)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhea, roots, leaves of Rumex nepalensis, RNS., VO.
H(053) ear infection, leaves, RNS., application on ears
H(104) abdominal cramp, roots, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : girshu, gorengoch, bacharu (Sheko)
Ruta chalepensis L.
Official name : Ruta chalepensis L.
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(108) cold, leaves of Ruta chalepensis, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tserti (Sheko)
Salvia nilotica Juss. ex Jacq.
Official name : Salvia nilotica Juss. ex Jacq.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(086)
Recipes : H(086) lymphadenitis, leaves of Salvia nilotica, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : samba (Sheko)
Snowdenia polystachya (Fresen.) Pilg.
Official name : Snowdenia polystachya (Fresen.) Pilg.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(074)
Recipes : Vb(074) pasteurellosis, leaves and stems of Snowdenia polystachya, RNS., application on nostrils
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : gerdu (Sheko)
Solanum dasyphyllum Schumach. & Thonn.
Official name : Solanum dasyphyllum Schumach. & Thonn.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum duplosinuatum Klotzsch
Symptoms : H(124)
Recipes : H(124) nosebleed, leaves of Solanum dasyphyllum, RNS. Application on nose
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : tliqu-imbuay (Sheko)
Stellaria sennii Chiov.
Official name : Stellaria sennii Chiov.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) eye infection, leaves of Stellaria sennii, RNS., application on eye
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : setbay (Sheko)
Stephania abyssinica (Dill. & A. Rich.) Walp.
Official name : Stephania abyssinica (Dill. & A. Rich.) Walp.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(070)
Recipes : H(070) rabies, leaves of Dracaena steudneri of Stephania abyssinica, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : kuda (Sheko)
Thalictrum rhynchocarpum Quart. -Dill. & A. Rich. ex A. Rich.
Official name : Thalictrum rhynchocarpum Quart. -Dill. & A. Rich. ex A. Rich.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(038)
Recipes : H(038) urinary tract infection, roots of Thalictrum rhynchocarpum, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : dori-charo (Sheko)
Vepris dainellii (Pic. Serm.) Kokwaro
Official name : Vepris dainellii (Pic. Serm.) Kokwaro
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, roots of Vepris dainellii, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : jemsi (Sheko)
Vepris dainellii (Pic. Serm.) Kokwaro
Official name : Vepris dainellii (Pic. Serm.) Kokwaro
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) boil, roots of Vepris dainellii, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : jemsi (Sheko)
Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Official name : Vernonia amygdalina Delile
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia senegalensis A. Chev. , Gymnanthemum amygdalinum (Delile) Sch. Bip. Ex Walp.
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves of Pycnostachys abyssinica of Vernonia amygdalina, RNS., application on head
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : beka (Sheko)
Veronica abyssinica Fresen.
Official name : Veronica abyssinica Fresen.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil eye, leaves of Phyllanthus pseudoniruri of Veronica abyssinica, RNS., local application on eyes
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : chazi-ziama (Sheko)
Zehneria scabra (L.f.) Sond.
Official name : Zehneria scabra (L.f.) Sond.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Melothria punctata (Thunb.) Cogn.
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots of Zehneria scabra, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Official name : Zingiber officinale Roscoe
Family : Zingiberaceae
Symptoms : H(018)
Recipes : H(018) headache, bulb of Allium sativum, fruit of Capsicum annuum, leaves of Coffea arabica, rhizome of Zingiber officinale, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Southwestt)
Vernacular name : zingibil (Sheko)