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Reference : HM 58

Author(s) : Mabogo, D.E.N.
Title : The ethnobotany of the Vhavenda. MSc Thesis, University of Pretoria. (1990) appendix from the Thesis
Reference HM 58 has information about 222 plants :
Acacia albida Del.
Official name : Acacia albida Del.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Faidherbia albida (Delile) A. Chev.
Symptoms : H(008), H(100), H(175x)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(100) veneral diseases, barks of Acacia albida, RNS.
H(175x) beauty and shade, whole plant of Acacia albida, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhoto (Venda)
Acacia ataxacantha DC.
Official name : Acacia ataxacantha DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac,, roots barks of Acacia ataxacantha = others plants, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muluwa (Venda)
Acacia karroo Hayne
Official name : Acacia karroo Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(008), H(055), H(104), H(108), H(124)
Recipes : H(001) eyes inflamation, H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(055) emetic, H(104) colic, H(108) cold, H(124) coagulent, barks of Acacia karroo
H(201) magic, thorns
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muuunga (Venda)
Acacia karroo Hayne
Official name : Acacia karroo Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(092)
Recipes : Vb(092) tulip poisoning food in cattle
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muuunga (Venda)
Acacia raddiana Savi
Official name : Acacia raddiana Savi
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vc(095) fruit of Acacia raddiana gathered for goats and sheep feeding
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musu (Venda)
Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Official name : Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(076)
Recipes : H(076) gum of Acacia tortilis chewed
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musu (Venda)
Acokanthera oppositifolia (L.) Codd
Official name : Acokanthera oppositifolia (L.) Codd
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Acokanthera venenata auct.
Symptoms : H(026)
Recipes : H(026) prolonged menstruation, smoke of wood of Acokanthera oppositifolia, inhaled
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musiliti (Venda)
Adansonia digitata L.
Official name : Adansonia digitata L.
Family : Bombacaceae
Synonyms : Adansonia sphaerocarpa A.Chev.
Symptoms : H(051), H(058), H(077), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(058) bathe for child for stengh weight, H(077) nausea, H(100) veneral diseases, roots of Cussonia spicata, bark of Adansonia digitata, RNS
H(201) magical protection, epiphyte of Adansonia digitata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhuyu (Venda)
Adenia digitata (Harv.) Engl.
Official name : Adenia digitata (Harv.) Engl.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(017), H(053)
Recipes : H(017) delayed child birth, leaves, stems of Adenia digitata, RNS.
H(053) ear ache, roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dundu (Venda)
Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Official name : Adenia gummifera (Harv.) Harms
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Adenia gumifera as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : bopha, beleha (Venda)
Adenia spinosa Burtt Davy
Official name : Adenia spinosa Burtt Davy
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) fortifying babies, barks of Adenia spinosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshivhuyudundu (Venda)
Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Official name : Albizia adianthifolia (Schum.) W. F. Wight
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(008), H(094), H(103), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) eyes inflamation, roots of Albizia adianthifolia, RNS.
H(006) purgative, H(104) stomach ache, H(103) toothache, leaves and roots of Albizia adianthifolia, RNS.
H(008) dysentery, H(094) piles, leaves and roots of Albizia adianthifolia, roots of Landolphia kirkii of Ricinus communis, fruit of Solanum aculeastrum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muelela, muvhadangoma
Albizia brevifolia Schinz
Official name : Albizia brevifolia Schinz
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006), H(018), H(033), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) sore eyes, H(006) purgative, H(018) headache, H(033) infertility, roots of Albizia brevifolia
H(104) abdominal pain, leaves and fruit
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mupalakhwali (Venda)
Albizia versicolor Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Albizia versicolor Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(004), H(068), H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) yeux, H(004) wounds and sores, H(068) bilharziose, H(100) veneral diseases, H(104) cleaning of stomach and blood, roots of de Albizia versicolor of Zanthoxylum davyi of Combretum paniculatum, barks of Albizia versicolor, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutambapfunda, muvhambangoma (Venda)
Aloe marlothii (A. Berger) subsp. Marlothii
Official name : Aloe marlothii (A. Berger) subsp. Marlothii
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) worms infection, H(104) stomach troubles, roots of Aloe marlothii , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : bindamutshe (Venda)
Aloe micracantha Haw.
Official name : Aloe micracantha Haw.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery in children, leaves of Aloe micracantha, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshikhopha tshituku (Venda)
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(095), H(209)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Amaranthus hybridusas as vegetable
H(209), stem, leaves of Amaranthus hybridus for snuf ingredient
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : vowa (Venda)
Annona senegalensis Pers.
Official name : Annona senegalensis Pers.
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Annona arenaria Thonn. , Annona chrysophylla Bojer
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(020), H(068), H(104), H(100), H(135), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) constipation, H(104) stomach-ache, H(135) indigestion, roots, RNS.
H(008) diarrhoea, H(008) dysentery, H(020) snake bite, H(068) bilharzia, H(100) veneral diseases,H(201)magical protection, roots of Annona senegalensis
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muembe (Venda)
Anthocleista grandiflora Gilg
Official name : Anthocleista grandiflora Gilg
Family : Gentianaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(151)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, H(151) high blood pressure, barks of Anthocleista grandiflora, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mueneene (Venda)
Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Official name : Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(104) stomach disorder, pelvic pain, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(201) magical protection, roots of Artabotrys brachypetalus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudzidzi, munna-mutswu (Venda)
Asclepias fruticosa L.
Official name : Asclepias fruticosa L.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, stomach troubles, roots of Asclepias fruticosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshulwa (Venda)
Asparagus falcatus L.
Official name : Asparagus falcatus L.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(113)
Recipes : H(077) antemetic, leaves of Protasparagus falcatus , RNS.
H(113) sprained joint, roots of Protasparagus buchananii of Ehretia rigida, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : govhakhanga (Venda)
Athrixia phylicoides DC.
Official name : Athrixia phylicoides DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Athrixia phylicoides, RNS.
H(095) leaves and stems for tea
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshatshaila, mubosotie (Venda)
Balanites maughamii Sprague
Official name : Balanites maughamii Sprague
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magical protection of homesteads, thorns of Balanites maughamii, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudulu (Venda)
Bauhinia galpinii N. E. Br.
Official name : Bauhinia galpinii N. E. Br.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) child food, roots of Bauhinia galpinii
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutswiriri (Venda)
Bequaertiodendron magalismontanum (Sond.) Heine & J.
Official name : Bequaertiodendron magalismontanum (Sond.) Heine & J.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(095) fruits, VO
H(095) fruits, alcoholic beverage
H(104) abdominal pain, to invoke ancestral spirits
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munombelo (Venda)
Berchemia discolor (Klotzsch) Hemsl.
Official name : Berchemia discolor (Klotzsch) Hemsl.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munie (Venda)
Berchemia zeyheri (Sond.) Grubov
Official name : Berchemia zeyheri (Sond.) Grubov
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) purple eye, barks of Berchemia zeyheri, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO. and to make porridge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munie-niane (Venda)
Bersama tysoniana Oliv.
Official name : Bersama tysoniana Oliv.
Family : Melianthaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) bad luck, roots, leaves and semi-parasites of Bersama tysoniana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : sando (Venda)
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(095), H(101)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, H(095) vegetable, H(101) menorrhagia, leaves of Bidens pilosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mushidzhi (Venda)
Bolusanthus speciosus (Bolus) Harms
Official name : Bolusanthus speciosus (Bolus) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(179)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases roots of Bolusanthus speciosus, RNS., enema
H(179) blood and H(179) kidney cleaning, roots of Bolusanthus speciosus, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukamba (Venda)
Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Official name : Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095), Vc(095) leaves of Boscia albitrunca browsed by goat and cattle
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthobi (Venda)
Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Official name : Boscia albitrunca (Burch.) Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095), roots of Boscia albitrunca as famine food, beverage (tea)
H(095) fruits, VO
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthobi (Venda)
Brachylaena discolor DC.
Official name : Brachylaena discolor DC.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) roundworm, leaves of Brachylaena discolor, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufhata (Venda)
Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Official name : Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, roots and barks of Brackenridgea zanguebarica, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : murambothavha (Venda)
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits, VO.
H(111) burns, barks of Bridelia micrantha, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munzere (Venda)
Bridelia mollis Hutch.
Official name : Bridelia mollis Hutch.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits, VO
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukumbakumba (Venda)
Cadaba aphylla (Thunb.) Wild
Official name : Cadaba aphylla (Thunb.) Wild
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to have luck, roots of Cadaba aphylla, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshikuni (Venda)
Canthium mundianum Cham. & Schltdl.
Official name : Canthium mundianum Cham. & Schltdl.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Canthium mundianum , VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutomboti (Venda)
Canthium sp.
Official name : Canthium sp.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, thorns of Canthium sp., RNS.
H(095) H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulimakhoda (Venda)
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach diseases, fruit or roots of Carica papaya, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mupapawe (Venda)
Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Brenan
Official name : Carissa bispinosa (L.) Desf. ex Brenan
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth ache, roots of Carissa bispinosa, RNS.
H(095) fruits, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murungulu (Venda)
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(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murungulu (Venda)
Cassia petersiana Bolle
Official name : Cassia petersiana Bolle
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna petersiana (Bolle) Lock
Symptoms : H(033), H(100), H(103), H(139)
Recipes : H(033) sterility, H(103) toothache, H(104) stomach ache, roots of Cassia petersiana, RNS
H(100) gonorrhoea, H(100) syphilis, H(139) aphrodisiac, root of Cassia petersiana, ONS. Terminalia sericera and Corchorus tridens, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munembenembe (Venda)
Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Official name : Cassine aethiopica Thunb.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, rootbarks of Cassine aethiopica, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mugugunu (Venda)
Cassine sp.
Official name : Cassine sp.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic (black or white) roots or barks of Pleurostylia capensis, ONS. of Cassine sp., roots of Salacia rehmanii, semi parasite of Ximenia americana, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshilari, mukolomo (Venda)
Cassytha filiformis L.
Official name : Cassytha filiformis L.
Family : Lauraceae
Synonyms : Cassytha guineensis Schum. & Thonn.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic roots of Cassytha filiformis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : luangalala (Venda)
Celtis africana Burm. f.
Official name : Celtis africana Burm. f.
Family : Ulmaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, branch sticks, barks of Celtis africana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mumvumu (Venda)
Chenopodium album L.
Official name : Chenopodium album L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Chenopodium album as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : daledale (Venda)
Chenopodium sp.
Official name : Chenopodium sp.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) insanity, stem and leaves of Chenopodium sp.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthathathuri (Venda)
Cissampelos torulosa E. Mey. ex Harv.
Official name : Cissampelos torulosa E. Mey. ex Harv.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(095) vegetable, leaves, RNS.
H(201) ritual purification, whole plant, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : lukandululo (Venda)
Clematis brachiata Thunb.
Official name : Clematis brachiata Thunb.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(108)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(108) cold, fresh leaves of Clematis brachiata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshiumbeumbe (Venda)
Cleome monophylla L.
Official name : Cleome monophylla L.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Cleome monophylla as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutohotoho (Venda)
Clerodendrum glabrum E. Mey.
Official name : Clerodendrum glabrum E. Mey.
Family : Labiatae
Symptoms : H(108), H(118), H(201)
Recipes : H(108) cold, H(118) sore throat, H(201) magic, leaves of Clerodendrum glabrum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munukhatshilongwe (Venda)
Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond.
Official name : Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, maintainance of pregnancy, barks of Combretum erythrophyllum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvuvhu (Venda)
Combretum imberbe Wawra
Official name : Combretum imberbe Wawra
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, roots of Combretum imberbe of Combretum molle of Diospyros lycioides , RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudzwiri (Venda)
Combretum molle R. Br.
Official name : Combretum molle R. Br.
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum microlepidotum Engl.
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, roots of Combretum imberbe of Combretum molle of Diospyros lycioides , RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mugwiti (Venda)
Combretum mossambicense (Klotzsch) Engl.
Official name : Combretum mossambicense (Klotzsch) Engl.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magical treatment, roots of Combretum mosambicense, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulandou (Venda)
Commiphora marlothii Engl.
Official name : Commiphora marlothii Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) pelagra, barks of Commiphora marlothii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufhafha (Venda)
Commiphora merkei Engl.
Official name : Commiphora merkei Engl.
Family : Burseraceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Commiphora merkei, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutonyombidi (Venda)
Conostomium natalense (Hochst.) Bremek.
Official name : Conostomium natalense (Hochst.) Bremek.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, H(201) love charm, roots of Conostomium natalense, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : ndilele (Venda)
Corchorus trilocularis Lam.
Official name : Corchorus trilocularis Lam.
Family : Tiliaceae
Synonyms : Corchorus somalicus Gandorger
Symptoms : H(095), H(100), H(139)
Recipes : H(100) gonorrhoea, H(100) syphilis, H(139) aphrodisiac, root of Cassia petersiana, ONS. Terminalia sericera and Corchorus tridens, RNS.
H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : delele (Venda)
Crotalaria sp.
Official name : Crotalaria sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(104)
Recipes : H(104) colic and H(104) stomach trouble, H(100) veneral diseases, roots of Crotalaria sp., RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murundelatshotshi, nduhushango (Venda)
Croton gratissimus Burch.
Official name : Croton gratissimus Burch.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(108) cold, H(108) flu, leaves of Croton gratissimus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufhorola (Venda)
Croton megalobotrys Müll. Arg.
Official name : Croton megalobotrys Müll. Arg.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(051), H(068), H(092)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, seeds of Croton megalobotrys, RNS.
H(068) worms, seeds of Croton megalobotrys, fruits of Ricinus communis, RNS.
(5) H(051) paludism, H(092) fish poison, barks of Croton megalobotrys, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muruthu (Venda)
Cucumis africanus L.f.
Official name : Cucumis africanus L.f.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(095)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, seeds of Cucumis africanus, ONS. Trichilia emetica, RNS.
H(095) leaves,as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshinyanyu (Venda)
Cussonia spicata Thumb.
Official name : Cussonia spicata Thumb.
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(077), H(091), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, H(077) nausea, H(091) bathe for child for stengh weight, H(100) veneral diseases, roots of Cussonia spicata, bark of Adansonia digitata, RNS
H(104) stomach ulcer, H(201) magic ritual, stem bark of Cussonia spicata, RNS
H(201) leaves of Cussonia spicata cover bodies during initiation rituals
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musenzhe (Venda)
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Official name : Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : V(048)
Recipes : Vb(048) hot pressing on cattle udder, whole shoot of Cynodon dactylon
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshitanzhela (Venda)
Cyperus esculentus L.
Official name : Cyperus esculentus L.
Family : Cyperaceae
Synonyms : Cyperus aureus Tenore
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) corm of Cyperus esculentus, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : ngowe (Venda)
Cyperus sexangularis Nees
Official name : Cyperus sexangularis Nees
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots of Cyperus sexangularis of Combretum erythrophyllum of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Cyperus sexangularis, stems of Phragmites mauritianus of Xanthoxylum davyi + 2 Carex?, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutate (Venda)
Dalbergia melanoxylon Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Dalbergia melanoxylon Guill. & Perr.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) wood of Dalbergia melanoxylon for divination object
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muuluri (Venda)
Datura stramonium L.
Official name : Datura stramonium L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(082), H(100), H(201)
Recipes : H(082) snuff ingredient, H(100) veneral disease, H(201) insanity, leaves of Datura stramonium, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : zavhazavha (Venda)
Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Official name : Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : V(030), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(030) placenta expulsion in cattle, Vb(041) black quarter in cattle, whole plant of Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : museto (Venda)
Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Official name : Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(030)
Recipes : H(022) easy delivery, H(030) placenta expulsion, whole plant of Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : museto (Venda)
Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
Official name : Dichrostachys cinerea (L.) Wight & Arn.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(012x), H(020), H(103), H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(001) eyes diseases, leaves of Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
H(012)x) dislocated joints , roots and stems barks of Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
H(020) snake and scorpion bite, H(103) toothache, H(104) stomach troubles, roots and stems barks of Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS..
H(201) witchcraft (practice and prevention), semiparasite of Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
lH(201), wood and branches of Dichrostachys cinerea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murenzhe (Venda)
Diospyros lycioides Desf.
Official name : Diospyros lycioides Desf.
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(203)
Recipes : (H(033) infertility, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, roots of Combretum imberbe of Combretum molle of Diospyros lycioides , RNS
H(203) strap (lashes), branches of Diospyros lycioides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthala (Venda)
Diospyros whyteana (Hiern) F.White
Official name : Diospyros whyteana (Hiern) F.White
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : pricking, itchy and irritating rask (munyavhili), ONS., RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munyavhili (Venda)
Dombeya rotundifolia (Hochst.) Planch.
Official name : Dombeya rotundifolia (Hochst.) Planch.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, roots of Dombeya rotundifolia, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshiluvhari (Venda)
Ehretia rigida Druce
Official name : Ehretia rigida Druce
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(201)
Recipes : H(003) sprain joints, roots of Ehretia rigida of Combretum paniculatum of Protasparagus falcatus, RNS.
H(201) magical protection, branches (stick) of Markhamia acuminata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murovherovhe (Venda)
Ehretia rigida Druce
Official name : Ehretia rigida Druce
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : H(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, roots of Bauhinia galpinii of Ehretia rigida of Combretum paniculatum, RNS - -
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murovherovhe (Venda)
Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Official name : Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Ekebergia rueppelliana (Fresen.) A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(018), H(055), H(109)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(109) backache, barks of Ekebergia capensis, RNS.
H(055) emetic, barks of Ekebergia capensis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudouma (Venda)
Elephantorrhiza burkei Benth.
Official name : Elephantorrhiza burkei Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(100), H(116), H(139), H(202)
Recipes : H(091) bathe for a long recovery time, H(116) regulating menstruations, H(100) venereal diseases, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(202) general cleaning of the body of the syringe, roots Elephantorrhiza burkei , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : gumululo, tshisesevhafu
Eriosema ellipticifolium Schinz
Official name : Eriosema ellipticifolium Schinz
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, of Eriosema ellipticifolium VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mundodzi (Venda)
Erythrina lysistemon Hutch.
Official name : Erythrina lysistemon Hutch.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(103) toothache, bark of Erythrina lysistemon, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhale (Venda)
Euclea divinorum Hiern
Official name : Euclea divinorum Hiern
Family : Ebenaceae
Synonyms : Euclea keniensis R.E. Fries
Symptoms : H(006), H(018), H(095), H(103), H(103x), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, H(104) troubled stomach, H(018) headache, H(103) toothache, roots of Euclea divinorum, RNS.
H(095) fruit of Euclea divinorum, VO.
H(103x) toothbrush, branch
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutangule (Venda)
Euclea linearis Zeyh. ex Hiern
Official name : Euclea linearis Zeyh. ex Hiern
Family : Ebenaceae
Symptoms : H(012), H(095), H(103), H(202)
Recipes : H(012) joint and fracture, H(103) toothache, roots of Euclea linearis
H(095) fruit, VO.
H(202) toothbrush from a twig
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutangule-musekene (Venda)
Euphorbia ingens E.Mey. ex Boiss.
Official name : Euphorbia ingens E.Mey. ex Boiss.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer (pfuko), barks of Euphorbia ingens, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukonde (Venda)
Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Official name : Euphorbia tirucalli L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Euphorbia laro Drake
Symptoms : H(093), H(137)
Recipes : H(093) anti-poison, leaves of Euphorbia tirucalli , RNS
H(137) general body pain, roots of Euphorbia tirucalli , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mupfure (Venda)
Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.
Official name : Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold, H(108) flu, leaves and stems of Evolvulus alsinoides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the author
Ficus sp.
Official name : Ficus sp.
Family : Moraceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, fruit of Ficus sp., RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutambvu (Venda)
Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name : Ficus sycomorus L.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus damarensis Engl. , Ficus cocculifolia Baker
Symptoms : V(002)
Recipes : Vb(002) galactogenic, edible in cow, fruits of Ficus sycomorus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhuyu-lukuse (Venda)
Ficus sycomorus L.
Official name : Ficus sycomorus L.
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus damarensis Engl. , Ficus cocculifolia Baker
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(108)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea,H(037) chest troubles, H(108) cold, roots and barks of Ficus sycomorus, RNS.
H(037) tuberculosis, fruits of Ficus sycomorus of Ficus capensis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhuyu-lukuse (Venda)
Ficus thonningii Blume
Official name : Ficus thonningii Blume
Family : Moraceae
Synonyms : Ficus iteophylla Miq. , Ficus burkei (Miq.) Miq.
Symptoms : H(099), H(095)
Recipes : H(099) folie, semiparasite of Ficus burkei, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muumo (Venda)
Garcinia livingstonei T. Anderson
Official name : Garcinia livingstonei T. Anderson
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(112x), H(095)
Recipes : H(112x) contraceptive, roots
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muphiphi (Venda)
Gardenia amoena Sims
Official name : Gardenia amoena Sims
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic roots and barks of Brackenridgea zanguebarica, RNS.
(2) H(201) magic roots and barks of Brackenridgea zanguebarica, roots of Gardenia amoena of Vangueria infausta, ONS. of Pachystigma macrocalyx, sticks of Osyris lanceolata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murombe (Venda)
Gardenia volkensii K. Schum.
Official name : Gardenia volkensii K. Schum.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(002x), H(201)
Recipes : H(002x) wean the child, encourage walking, roots and leaves of Gardenia volkensii, RNS.
H(201) magical wood sticks
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshiralala (Venda)
Gerbera kraussii Sch. Bip.
Official name : Gerbera kraussii Sch. Bip.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Gerbera kraussii as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : ito la ndau (Venda)
Grewia bicolor Juss.
Official name : Grewia bicolor Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(037), H(095)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea,H(037) chest complaints, roots of Grewia bicolor, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murabva (Venda)
Grewia flavescens Juss.
Official name : Grewia flavescens Juss.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(022), H(033), H(095)
Recipes : H(095), fruit, VO.
inducing labor, H(033) infertility, impotency, roots
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muparatsheni (Venda)
Grewia hexamita Burret
Official name : Grewia hexamita Burret
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murabva-pfene (Venda)
Grewia microthyrsa K. Schum. ex Burret
Official name : Grewia microthyrsa K. Schum. ex Burret
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Grewia microthyrsa, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mupfuka (Venda)
Grewia occidentalis L.f.
Official name : Grewia occidentalis L.f.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : H(100), H(095)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, roots of Grewia occidentalis, whole plant of Tribulus terrestris, RNS
H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulembu (Venda)
Grewia villosa Willd.
Official name : Grewia villosa Willd.
Family : Tiliaceae
Synonyms : Grewia echinulata Del.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Grewia villosa, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mupunzu(Venda)
Gunnera perpensa L.
Official name : Gunnera perpensa L.
Family : Gunneraceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(095) leaves as vegetable
H(201) magical protection of homestead, stems of Gunnera perpensa, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : shambodavhadzimu (Venda)
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Cleome gynandra as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murudi (Venda)
Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Official name : Gynandropsis gynandra (L.) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Cleome gynandra L. , Gynandropsis pentaphylla DC.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves od Cleome gynandra as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murudi (Venda)
Halleria lucida L.
Official name : Halleria lucida L.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Symptoms : H(053), H(095)
Recipes : H(053) earache, roots of Halleria lucida, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudula (Venda)
Helichrysum kraussii Sch. Bip.
Official name : Helichrysum kraussii Sch. Bip.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, roots of Helichrysum kraussii , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : nonsignalisé par l'autheur
Helichrysum nudifolium (L.) Less.
Official name : Helichrysum nudifolium (L.) Less.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(002x)
Recipes : H(002x) baby stop suckling, roots of Helichrysum nudifolium, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshifulathulo (Venda)
Hermannia glanduligera K. Schum.
Official name : Hermannia glanduligera K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) swollen or expanded vein on abdomen, roots of Hermannia glanduligera, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : manyamanye (Venda)
Heteromorpha arborescens (Speng) Cham. & Schltdl.
Official name : Heteromorpha arborescens (Speng) Cham. & Schltdl.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(139), H(179)
Recipes : H(104) cleaning of stomach, H(139) aphrodisiac, H(179) kidney diseases, roots, leaves of Heteromorpha arborescens, RNS
H(104) stomach, H(179) kidneys and H(179) blood cleaning , roots and leaves of Heteromorpha arborescens, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthathavhanna (Venda)
Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Official name : Hexalobus monopetalus (A. Rich.) Engl. & Diels
Family : Annonaceae
Synonyms : Uvaria monopetala A. Richard.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Hexalobus monopetalus, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhuhuma (Venda)
Hibiscus trionium L.
Official name : Hibiscus trionium L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : delelemukhwayo (Venda)
Hyphaene coriacea Gaertn.
Official name : Hyphaene coriacea Gaertn.
Family : Arecaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) sap for palm wine
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulala (Venda)
Hypoestes verticillaris (L. f.) Sol. ex Roem. & Schult.
Official name : Hypoestes verticillaris (L. f.) Sol. ex Roem. & Schult.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukuluvhali (Venda)
Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Indigofera arrecta Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(197)
Recipes : H(197) depressed fontanelle (ngoma), H(008) diarrhoea (children), roots of Indigofera arrecta, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswiswa, mualigatsibi (Venda)
Ipomoea obscura (L.) Ker Gawl.
Official name : Ipomoea obscura (L.) Ker Gawl.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : V(095) food for edible carterpilars (maduhwi)
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muduhwi (Venda)
Landolphia kirkii Dyer
Official name : Landolphia kirkii Dyer
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(113), H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(094) piles, H(113) rheumatism, roots of Landolphia kirkii of Ricinus communis of Albizia adianthifolia of Solanum panduraeforme , RNS.
H(201) magical protection, stick of Landolphia kirkii
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukumulolo, muvhungo (Venda)
Lannea schweinfurthii (Engl.) Engl.
Official name : Lannea schweinfurthii (Engl.) Engl.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(054), H(201)
Recipes : H(054) sleeping sickness, H(201) magic, roots barks of Lannea schweinfurthii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulichadza (Venda)
Lantana rugosa Thunb.
Official name : Lantana rugosa Thunb.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) sore or painful eyes, leaves of Lantana camara, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshidzimbambule (Venda)
Lippia javanica (Burm. f.) Spreng.
Official name : Lippia javanica (Burm. f.) Spreng.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(108), H(113)
Recipes : H(008)dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea,H(018) headache, H(051) paludism, H(104) stomach pain, H(108) colds, leaves of Lippia javanica, RNS.
H(113) sprained joint, leaves of Lippia javanica , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musudzungwane (Venda)
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : V(006)
Recipes : Vc(006) purgative browsed by goats, leaves and barks of Maerua angolensis , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutambanamme (Venda)
Maerua angolensis DC.
Official name : Maerua angolensis DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(104)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(104) stomach-ache, leaves and barks of Maerua angolensis , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutambanamme (Venda)
Maerua cafra (DC.) Pax
Official name : Maerua cafra (DC.) Pax
Family : Capparaceae
Symptoms : H(101), H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magical protection of homestead, H(101) menorrhagia, roots and stem barks of Maerua caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutapatila (Venda)
Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Official name : Maesa lanceolata Forssk.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) dressing at initiation schools, leaves of Maesa lanceolata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muunguri (Venda)
Manihot esculenta Crantz
Official name : Manihot esculenta Crantz
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Synonyms : Manihot utilissima Pohl
Symptoms :
Recipes : H(095) roots tubers of Manihot utilissima VO. when cooked properly
H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutumbula (Venda)
Markhamia zanzibarica (Bojer ex DC.) K.Schum.
Official name : Markhamia zanzibarica (Bojer ex DC.) K.Schum.
Family : Bignoniaceae
Synonyms : Markhamia acuminata (Klotzsch) K. Schum
Symptoms : V(095)
Recipes : Vb(095) browsed by cattle, leaves of Markhamia acuminata
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulakholomo (Venda)
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(008), H(095), H(099), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(099) nerve pains, H(095) prophylactic or remedial food for baby, roots of Maytenus senegalensis, RNS.
H(201) magical protection of homestead
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshiphandwa (Venda)
Maytenus tenuispina (Sond.) Marais
Official name : Maytenus tenuispina (Sond.) Marais
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic (to evade troubles), roots of Maytenus peduncularis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : ntsatshilambe (Venda)
Melia azedarach L.
Official name : Melia azedarach L.
Family : Meliaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Melia azedarach, VO
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muserenga (Venda)
Mentha aquatica L.
Official name : Mentha aquatica L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(208)
Recipes : H(208) nectar of flowers of Leonotis mollissima sucked
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mununzu (Venda)
Mentha aquatica L.
Official name : Mentha aquatica L.
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(051)
Recipes : H(001) sore and itchy eyes, bulb of Mentha aquatica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mpuyuyu (Venda)
Millettia stuhlmannii Taub.
Official name : Millettia stuhlmannii Taub.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magical protection of hoesteads and property, roots of Millettia stuhlmannii, RNS.
H(104) stomach ache, roots of Millettia stuhlmannii, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muangaila (Venda)
Mimusops zeyheri Sond.
Official name : Mimusops zeyheri Sond.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruits, VO
H(095) fruits, alcoholic beverage
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mububulu (Venda)
Momordica balsamina L.
Official name : Momordica balsamina L.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(095)
Recipes : H(077) antemetic, leaves of Momordica balsamina, RNS.
H(095) vegetable, leaves of Momordica balsamina
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshibavhe (Venda)
Momordica boivinii Baill.
Official name : Momordica boivinii Baill.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(091) bath for infant for weight, tuber of Momordica boivinii
H(095) leaves, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshifhafhe (Venda)
Momordica foetida Schumach.
Official name : Momordica foetida Schumach.
Family : Cucurbitaceae
Synonyms : Momordica schimperiana Naud.
Symptoms : H(053), H(095)
Recipes : H(053) earache, leaves of Momordica foetida , RNS.
H(095) vegetable, leaves of Momordica foetida
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : nngu (Venda)
Mucuna coriacea Bak.
Official name : Mucuna coriacea Bak.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(092), H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, roots of Mucuna coriacea , RNS;
H(092) criminal poisoning, hairs of Mucuna coriacea must be avoided, treacherously used
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulada (Venda)
Mundulea sericea (Willd.) A. Chev.
Official name : Mundulea sericea (Willd.) A. Chev.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) general prophylactic, roots barks of Mundulea sericea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukundandou (Venda)
Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Official name : Musa ×paradisiaca L.
Family : Musaceae
Synonyms : Musa ×sapientum L.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muomva (Venda)
Myrothamnus flabellifolius Welw.
Official name : Myrothamnus flabellifolius Welw.
Family : Myrothamnaceae
Symptoms : H(036), H(037), H(108), H(124)
Recipes : H(036) fainting,H(037) chest complain, H(108) cold, H(124) nose bleeding, whole plant of Myrothamnus flabellifolius, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukangambanzhe (Venda)
Obetia tenax (N.E. Br.) Friis
Official name : Obetia tenax (N.E. Br.) Friis
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(095)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, roots of Obetia tenax, RNS.
H(095) leaves of Obetia tenax as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muendanathavha (Venda)
Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
Official name : Opuntia ficus-indica (L.) Mill.
Family : Cactaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, roots of Opuntia ficus-indica , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudoro (Venda)
Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Official name : Ormocarpum trichocarpum (Taub.) Harms
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magical protection, roots of Ormocarpum trichocarpum, plus others plant, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mugogodwane (Venda)
Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Santalaceae
Synonyms : Osyris lanceolata Hochst. & Steudel
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic, roots and barks of Brackenridgea zanguebarica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mpeta (Venda)
Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn.
Official name : Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn.
Family : Polygonaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Oxygonum dregeanum as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthanyi (Venda)
Oxytenanthera abyssinica (A. Rich.) Munro
Official name : Oxytenanthera abyssinica (A. Rich.) Munro
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(203)
Recipes : H(203) musical instrument (flutes), stems
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musununu (Venda)
Ozoroa engleri R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Official name : Ozoroa engleri R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(179), H(191)
Recipes : H(104) cleaning of H(104) stomach, H(179) blood and kidneys, barks of Ozoroa engleri, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudumbula (Venda)
Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Official name : Pappea capensis Ecklon & Zeyher
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(095), H(100), H(139)
Recipes : H(095) fruits edible
H(095) fruits, alcoholic beverage
H(001) painful eyes, H(100) veneral diseases, H(139) aphrodisiac,leaves of Pappea capensis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murodololo (Venda)
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(053), H(095)
Recipes : H(001) cataract in eye, ear drops, roots of Parinari curatellifolia, RNS
H(095) fruit, alcoholic beverage, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhula (Venda)
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(004), H(095)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(104) abdominal andd pelvic troubles, bark of Rauvolfia caffra of Parinari curatellifolia, RNS
H(095) fruit, alcoholic beverage, VO.
H(004) wounds, H(104) abdominal andd pelvic troubles, barks of Parinari curatellifolia of Rauvolfia caffra, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhula (Venda)
Pavonia sp.
Official name : Pavonia sp.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) vegetable, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshiteaduvha (Venda)
Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Official name : Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(108), H(118), H(201)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(108) cold, H(118) sore throat, ulcer and blisters in mouth, bark of Peltophorum africanum
H(201) leaves of Peltophorum africanum as ritual body cover
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musese (Venda)
Pentarrhinum insipidum E. Mey.
Official name : Pentarrhinum insipidum E. Mey.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Pentarrhinum insipidum as vegetable and spiceof
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : phulule (Venda)
Phoenix reclinata Jacq.
Official name : Phoenix reclinata Jacq.
Family : Palmae
Symptoms : H(095), H(202)
Recipes : H(095) sap for palm wine, fruit, VO.
H(103x)) leaves of Phoenix reclinata as toothbrushes
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshevho, muyshema (Venda)
Phragmites mauritianus Kunth
Official name : Phragmites mauritianus Kunth
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(027y)
Recipes : H(027y) prevent uterine lesion after delivery, stem of Xerophyta retinervis, ONS of Phragmites mauritianus, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : lutanga (Venda)
Physalis peruviana L.
Official name : Physalis peruviana L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, vegetable, VO.
H(104) abdominal disorders, leaves of Physalis peruviana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murungudane (Venda)
Phytolacca octandra L.
Official name : Phytolacca octandra L.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(091) stimulant, flavourant in snuff, whole plant of Phytolacca octandra, RNS.
H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : vowa, thebe (Venda)
Plectranthus lactiflorus (Vatke) Agnew
Official name : Plectranthus lactiflorus (Vatke) Agnew
Family : Lamiaceae
Symptoms : H(106)
Recipes : H(106) repellement for mosquitos, leaves of Plectranthus lactiflorus , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : bunganyunyu (Venda)
Pleurostylia capensis (Turcz.) Loes.
Official name : Pleurostylia capensis (Turcz.) Loes.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic (black or white) roots or barks of Pleurostylia capensis, ONS. of Cassine sp., roots of Salacia rehmanii, semi parasite of Ximenia americana, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murumelelwa (Venda)
Portulaca oleracea L.
Official name : Portulaca oleracea L.
Family : Portulacaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : makhulu-wa-luvhisi (Venda)
Pouzolzia mixta Solms. Laub.
Official name : Pouzolzia mixta Solms. Laub.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(201) magic , roots of Pouzolzia mixta, RNS.
H(095) leaves as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthanzwa (Venda)
Protasparagus buchananii (Baker) Oberm.
Official name : Protasparagus buchananii (Baker) Oberm.
Family : Asparagaceae
Synonyms : Asparagus buchananii Baker
Symptoms : H(077)
Recipes : H(077) antemetic, roots of Protasparagus buchananii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : lufhaladzmakole (Venda)
Protasparagus falcatus (L.) Oberm.
Official name : Protasparagus falcatus (L.) Oberm.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(077), H(113)
Recipes : H(077) antemetic, leaves of Protasparagus falcatus , RNS.
H(113) sprained joint, roots of Protasparagus buchananii of Ehretia rigida, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : govhakhanga (Venda)
Protea caffra Meisn.
Official name : Protea caffra Meisn.
Family : Proteaceae
Symptoms : H(036)
Recipes : H(036) dizziness, bark and fruits of Protea caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dzungu, tshidzungu (Venda)
Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia Pax
Official name : Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia Pax
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(007x), H(104), H(201), H(207)
Recipes : H(007x) carminative, H(104) stomach (noisy), veneral disease, H(201) magic, barks of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia, RNS.
H(207) to attract wild animals to traps, barks and leaves of Pseudolachnostylis maprouneifolia, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutondowe (Venda)
Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Official name : Pterocarpus angolensis DC.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(101), H(179)
Recipes : H(094) piles, H(101) menorrhagia, H(179) promote blood formation, barks of Pterocarpus angolensis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutondo (Venda)
Pyrenacantha grandiflora Baill.
Official name : Pyrenacantha grandiflora Baill.
Family : Icacinaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) luck; to evade troubles, roots of Pyrenacantha grandiflora, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : bwere (Venda)
Rapanea melanophloeos (L.) Mez
Official name : Rapanea melanophloeos (L.) Mez
Family : Primulaceae
Symptoms : H(118), H(175)
Recipes : H(118) sore throat, H(175) dressing for wounds, barks of Rapanea melanophloeos , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshididiri (Venda)
Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Official name : Rauvolfia caffra Sond.
Family : Apocynaceae
Synonyms : Rauvolfia macrophylla Stapf
Symptoms : H(004), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(104) abdominal and pelvic troubles, bark of Rauvolfia caffra of Parinari curatellifolia, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munadzi (Venda)
Rhoicissus capensis Planch.
Official name : Rhoicissus capensis Planch.
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dyathoho (Venda)
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.f.) Wild & Drummond
Family : Vitaceae
Synonyms : Rhoicissus erythrodes (Fresen.) Planch.
Symptoms : H(095), H(104)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
H(104) stomach disorders in chidren, roots of Rhoicissus tridentata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : murumbulambudzana (Venda)
Rhus lancea L.f.
Official name : Rhus lancea L.f.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Synonyms : Searsia lancea (L. f.) Moffett , Searsia lancea (L. f.) F.A. Barkley
Symptoms : H(013), H(018), H(051), H(095), H(108)
Recipes : H(013) pustules, H(018) headache, H(051) fever, H(108) cold, leaves of Rhus lancea, RNS.
H(095) fruit of Rhus lancea , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mushakaladza (Venda)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(037), H(053), H(091), H(094), H(103), H(113)
Recipes : H(006) purgative, leaves of Ricinus communis, RNS.
H(008) dysentery, piles, leaves and roots of Albizia adianthifolia, roots of Landolphia kirkii of Ricinus communis, fruit of Solanum aculeastrum, RNS.
H(037) cough wich causes H(008) diarrhoea and emesis, H(006) laxative, H(091) tonic, fruits of Ricinus communis, RNS.
H(053) earache, oil of seeds of Ricinus communis in ears
H(094) piles, H(113) rheumatism, roots of Landolphia kirkii of Ricinus communis of Albizia adianthifolia of Solanum panduraeforme, RNS.
H(103) toothache, roots of Ricinus communis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mupfure (Venda)
Rubus pinnatus Willd
Official name : Rubus pinnatus Willd
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(095)
Recipes : H(008) chronic diarrhoea,H(037) chest complaints, roots of Rubus pinnatus, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munambala (Venda)
Salacia rehmannii Schinz
Official name : Salacia rehmannii Schinz
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) magic (black or white) roots or barks of Pleurostylia capensis, ONS. of Cassine sp., roots of Salacia rehmanii, semi parasite of Ximenia americana, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dira, musasalabwa, ntsatshilambe, tavhatapi (Venda)
Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce
Official name : Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce
Family : Dracaenaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea in children, prophylactic, leaves of Sansevieria hyacinthoides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : savha (Venda)
Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Official name : Sarcostemma viminale (L.) R. Br.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(002)
Recipes : H(002) galactogenic, roots and stem powder of Sarcostemma viminale, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshiso (Venda)
Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Official name : Schotia brachypetala Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(178), H(208)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(178) heart pain, bark of Schotia brachypetala, RNS. - - H(208) nectar is suked from flowers of Schotia brachypetala
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulubi, mununzwu (Venda)
Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra (Sond.) Kokwaro
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra (Sond.) Kokwaro
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(033), H(051), H(201)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, barks of Terminalia sericea, RNS.
H(033) infertility, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra , roots of Conbretum imberbe of Combretum molle of Terminalia sericera of Diospyros lycioides , RNS
H(051) fever, H(018) headache , H(104) stomach trouble, barks, RNS.
H(201) to regulate sex of unborn child, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufula (Venda)
Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Official name : Securidaca longipedunculata Fresen.
Family : Polygalaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(037), H(055), H(068), H(100), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(006) purgative,H(037) tuberculosis, H(055) emetic, H(068) anthelmintic, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(109) backache, H(201) magic, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
H(201) magic (black or white) roots or barks of Pleurostylia capensis, ONS. of Cassine sp., roots of Salacia rehmanii, semi parasite of Ximenia americana, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mpesu (Venda)
Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Official name : Securinega virosa (Roxb. ex Willd.) Baill.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(091), H(095)
Recipes : H(091) general body health in children, roots of Securinega virosa, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutangauma (Venda)
Senecio longiflorus (DC.) Sch. Bip.
Official name : Senecio longiflorus (DC.) Sch. Bip.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) love charm, stem of Senecio longiflorus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mushavhavhakazi (Venda)
Senecio sp.
Official name : Senecio sp.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(108)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(108) cold, burned leaves of Senecio sp.(tshifatafatane) and smoke inhaled
H(055) emetic, leaves of Senecio sp.(tshitanzisangwa), RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshifatafatane (Venda)
Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Official name : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum aculeastrum Dunal var. albifolium (C.H.Wright) Bitter
Symptoms : H(008), H(077), H(094)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(094) piles, leaves and roots of Albizia adianthifolia, roots of Landolphia kirkii of Ricinus communis, fruit of Solanum aculeastrum, RNS.
H(077) antemetic, fruits of Solanum aculeastrum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mushulwa (Venda)
Solanum nigrum L.
Official name : Solanum nigrum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum judaicum Bess
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(095), H(102)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(095) vegetable, H(051) paludism,H(102) cholagogue, leaves of Solanum nigrum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muxe (Venda)
Solanum panduriforme E. Mey. ex Dunal
Official name : Solanum panduriforme E. Mey. ex Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(094), H(103), H(104), H(113), H(135)
Recipes : H(004) wound, H(103) toothache, fruit of Solanum panduriforme , RNS. .
H(094) piles, H(113) rheumatism, roots of Landolphia kirkii of Ricinus communis of Albizia adianthifolia of Solanum panduraeforme , RNS.
H(104) stomach disorders, H(135) indigestion (adults and children), roots of Solanum panduriforme, barks of Trichillia emetica, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutululwa (Venda)
Sonchus oleraceus L.
Official name : Sonchus oleraceus L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) leaves of Sonchus oleraceus as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : shashe (Venda)
Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl.
Official name : Sphedamnocarpus pruriens (A. Juss.) Szyszyl.
Family : Malpighiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(077)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(077) antemetic, roots of Sphedamnocarpus pruriens, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : azwiili, tsimambe (Venda)
Spirostachys africana Sond.
Official name : Spirostachys africana Sond.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(138)
Recipes : V(138) seeds of Spirostachys africana as repulsive for seed-borers
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muonze (Venda)
Spirostachys africana Sond.
Official name : Spirostachys africana Sond.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(104), H(179)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(008) diarrhoea, H(104) stomach pain, H(179) blood and H(179) kidneys purification , barks of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muonze (Venda)
Strychnos decussata (Pappe) Gilg
Official name : Strychnos decussata (Pappe) Gilg
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(138)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, roots of Strychnos decussata, RNS.
H(138) revulsive again snakes in homestead, powder of roots of Strychnos decussata spinkled all around
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukangala (Venda)
Strychnos madagascariensis Poir.
Official name : Strychnos madagascariensis Poir.
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukwakwa (Venda)
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Strychnos spinosa for porridge for women after delivry
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muramba (Venda)
Synadenium cupulare (Boiss.) L.C.Wheeler
Official name : Synadenium cupulare (Boiss.) L.C.Wheeler
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(003)
Recipes : H(003) sprained limbs, latex of Synadenium cupulare, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswoswo (Venda)
Synadenium cupulare (Boiss.) L.C.Wheeler
Official name : Synadenium cupulare (Boiss.) L.C.Wheeler
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(041)
Recipes : Vb(001) injured eyes in cattle, latex of Synadenium cupulare, RNS.
Vb(041) blackquarter in cattle, latex of Synadenium cupulare, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswoswo (Venda)
Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Official name : Syzygium cordatum Hochst. in C.Krauss
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(095), H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(051) fever , H(104) stomach troubles, H(108) cold, leaves of Syzygium cordatum, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutu (Venda)
Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Official name : Syzygium guineense (Willd.) DC.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, barks of Syzygium guineense, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutumadi (Venda)
Syzygium legatii Burtt Davy & Greenway
Official name : Syzygium legatii Burtt Davy & Greenway
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Syzygium legatii , VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutawi (Venda)
Tabernaemontana elegans Stapf
Official name : Tabernaemontana elegans Stapf
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, roots, RNS.
H(033) infertility, root of Ziziphus mucronata of Tabernaemontana elegans, leaves of Terminalia sericera, roots of Euclea natalensis of Ximenia caffra, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhatu (Venda)
Tagetes minuta L.
Official name : Tagetes minuta L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mushushathuri, mukangambanzhe (Venda)
Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Official name : Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(033), H(100), H(139), H(175)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, disentry, roots of Terminalia sericea, RNS.
H(013) ulcer, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, barks of Terminalia sericea, RNS.
H(033) infertility, root of Ziziphus mucronata of Tabernaemontana elegans, leaves of Terminalia sericera, roots of Euclea natalensis of Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(100) gonorrhoea, H(100) syphilis, H(139) aphrodisiac, root of Cassia petersiana, ONS. Terminalia sericera and Corchorus tridens, RNS.
H(175) wounds (dressing), barks of Terminalia sericea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mususu (Venda)
Tragia rupestris Sond.
Official name : Tragia rupestris Sond.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) tooth emergence for babies , spines itchy fruit, inflorescence of Tragia rupestris, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshitondovhe (Venda)
Tragia sp.
Official name : Tragia sp.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(095), H(100)
Recipes : H(095) vegetable, H(018) headache, H(100) veneral diseases, leaves of Tragia sp., RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dzaluma (Venda)
Tribulus terrestris L.
Official name : Tribulus terrestris L.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(095), H(100)
Recipes : H(095) leaves as vegetableH(100) syphillis, whole plant of Tribulus terrestris, roots of Grewia occidentalis, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tsetwana (Venda)
Tribulus zeyheri Sond.
Official name : Tribulus zeyheri Sond.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : (1) leaves of Tribulus zeyheri as vegetable
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tseto (Venda)
Trichilia emetica Vahl
Official name : Trichilia emetica Vahl
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Trichilia roka (Forssk.) Chiov
Symptoms : H(006), H(095), H(104), H(135), H(179), H(208)
Recipes : H(006) laxative, H(104), stomach troubles, barks of Trichilia emetica, RNS.
H(095) fruits, H(208) condiment, furniture oil for cooking, VO.
H(104) stomach disorders, H(135) indigestion (adults and children), , roots of Solanum panduriforme, barks of Trichillia emetica, RNS
H(179) kidney and H(179) blood cleaning, barks of Trichilia emetica, RNS. enema for men,
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshikili (Venda)
Trimeria grandifolia (Hochst.) Warb.
Official name : Trimeria grandifolia (Hochst.) Warb.
Family : Flacourtiaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fruit of Trimeria grandifolia, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhashaphande, muthethenya (Venda)
Vernonia corymbosa Less.
Official name : Vernonia corymbosa Less.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : V(068) intestinal worms in domestic animals, leaves and roots of Vernonia corymbosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : phathaphathane (Venda)
Vernonia corymbosa Less.
Official name : Vernonia corymbosa Less.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(112)
Recipes : H(112) abortion, leaves and roots of Vernonia corymbosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : phathaphathane (Venda)
Vernonia myriantha Hook.f.
Official name : Vernonia myriantha Hook.f.
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Vernonia stipulacea Klatt
Symptoms : H(112x)
Recipes : H(112x) contraceptive, roots of Vernonia stipulacea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mululudza (Venda)
Vigna vexillata (L.) A. Rich.
Official name : Vigna vexillata (L.) A. Rich.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) famine food, root tuber of Vigna vexillata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musivha (Venda)
Warburgia salutaris (Bertol.f.) Chiov.
Official name : Warburgia salutaris (Bertol.f.) Chiov.
Family : Canellaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(100), H(108), H(118), H(139)
Recipes : H(100) veneral disease, bark of Warburgia salutaris
H(108) cold,H(037) chest pain, H(118) sore throat, barks of Warburgia salutaris , RNS.
H(139) aphrodisiac, barks of Warburgia salutaris, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulanga (Venda)
Warburgia salutaris (Bertol.f.) Chiov.
Official name : Warburgia salutaris (Bertol.f.) Chiov.
Family : Canellaceae
Symptoms : V(119)
Recipes : Vcanis(119) to make dogs brave, alert and ferocious, barks of Warburgia salutaris
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mulanga (Venda)
Widdringtonia nodiflora (L.) Powrie
Official name : Widdringtonia nodiflora (L.) Powrie
Family : Cupressaceae
Synonyms : Widdringtonia cupressoides (L.) Endl.
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) veneral diseases, H(026) menstrual and H(038) uterine problems, roots of Widdringtonia cupressoides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : thaululo (Venda)
Wrightia natalensis Stapf.
Official name : Wrightia natalensis Stapf.
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac,, roots and barks of Wrightia natalensis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musunzi (Venda)
Xerophyta retinervis Baker
Official name : Xerophyta retinervis Baker
Family : Velloziaceae
Symptoms : H(027y)
Recipes : H(027y) prevent uterine lesion after delivery, stem of Xerophyta retinervis, ONS of Phragmites mauritianus, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshikundandadzi (Venda)
Ximenia americana L.
Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(201)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, dysentry, H(051) febrifuge, roots of Ximenia americana, RNS.
H(201) magic (black or white) roots or barks of Pleurostylia capensis, ONS. of Cassine sp., roots of Salacia rehmanii, semi parasite of Ximenia americana, roots of Securidaca longipedunculata, RNS.
H(095) fruit, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dadzwanombe (Venda)
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(033)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, root of Ziziphus mucronata of Tabernaemontana elegans, leaves of Terminalia sericera, roots of Euclea natalensis of Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(095) fruits, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutshili (Venda)
Xylopia odoratissima Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Xylopia odoratissima Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) stomach-ache, roots of Xylopia odoratissima, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvhulavhusiku (Venda)
Zanthoxylum davyi (I.Verd.) P.G.Waterman
Official name : Zanthoxylum davyi (I.Verd.) P.G.Waterman
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Fagara davyi I.Verd.
Symptoms : H(013), H(118)
Recipes : H(013) ulcer in mouth, H(118) sore throat, roots of Zanthoxylum davyi, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munungu (Venda)
Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(033), H(137)
Recipes : H(033) infertility, root of Ziziphus mucronata of Tabernaemontana elegans, leaves of Terminalia sericera, roots of Euclea natalensis of Ximenia caffra, RNS.
H(137) pain in the body, leaves or roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukhalu (Venda)