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Reference : HS 36

Author(s) : Stayt, H.
Title : The Bavenda. Frank Cass & Co. Ltd, London (1968)
Reference HS 36 has information about 35 plants :
Adenia digitata (Harv.) Engl.
Official name : Adenia digitata (Harv.) Engl.
Family : Passifloraceae
Symptoms : H(002x)
Recipes : H(002x) wean the child, roots of Cussonia spicata of Adenia digitata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : dundu (Venda)
Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Official name : Afzelia quanzensis Welw.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) love charm, roots of Afzelia quanzensis, snuff
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutokota (Venda)
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(209)
Recipes : 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(092), H(104)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, bark of Annona senegalensis, fruit of Balanites maughamii, RNS.
H(104) abdominal pain in children, barks of Annona senegalensis , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muembe (Venda)
Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Official name : Artabotrys brachypetalus Benth.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(104), H(201)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Salix subserrata of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Combretum erythrophllum of Cyperus sexangularis, stem of Phragmites mauritianus + two Cyperacea (Carex)
H(201)drug for woman with physical defect, roots of Heteropyxis natalensis of Artabotrys brachypetalus, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudzidzi, munna-mutswu (Venda)
Balanites maughamii Sprague
Official name : Balanites maughamii Sprague
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : H(092)
Recipes : H(092) arrow poison, bark of Annona senegalensis, fruit of Balanites maughamii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudulu (Venda)
Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Official name : Brackenridgea zanguebarica Oliv.
Family : Ochnaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : 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
Vernacular name : murambothavha (Venda)
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(000), H(201)
Recipes : H(000) war medicine, roots of Capparis tomentos of Osyris lanceolata + heart of hammerhead, RNS
H(201) purification after abortion, purification of husband after birth of twins, charm agains wichtcraft, leaves of Capparis tomentosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : gwambadzi, muobadali (Venda)
Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond.
Official name : Combretum erythrophyllum (Burch.) Sond.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Salix subserrata of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Combretum erythrophllum of Cyperus sexangularis, stem of Phragmites mauritianus 2 sedge
H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Salix subserrata of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Combretum erythrophllum of Cyperus sexangularis, stem of Phragmites mauritianus 2 sedges
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muvuvhu (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)
Cussonia spicata Thumb.
Official name : Cussonia spicata Thumb.
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(002x), H(006), H(007)
Recipes : H(002x) wean child, roots of Cussonia spicata of Adenia digitata, RNS.
H(006) laxative, H(007) diuretic, roots of Cussonia spicata , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : musenzhe (Venda)
Cyperus sexangularis Nees
Official name : Cyperus sexangularis Nees
Family : Cyperaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Cyperus sexangularis of Artabotrys brachypetalus of of Combretum erythrophyllum , stems of Phragmites mauritianus, ONS of Xanthoxylum davyi + 2 Carex?
- H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Salix subserrata of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Combretum erythrophllum of Cyperus sexangularis, stem of Phragmites mauritianus, 2 sedge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutate (Venda)
Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Official name : Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum (Lour.) Merr.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : H(022)
Recipes : H(022) aid in birth-giving, whole plant of Dicerocaryum zanguebaricum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : museto (Venda)
Garcinia livingstonei T. Anderson
Official name : Garcinia livingstonei T. Anderson
Family : Clusiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201)drug for woman with physical defect, roots of Heteropyxis natalensis of Artabotrys brachypetalus, RNS
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.
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)
Girardinia bullosa (Steudel) Wedd.
Official name : Girardinia bullosa (Steudel) Wedd.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(053)
Recipes : H(053) earache, bulb of Gladiolus dalenii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : phende-phende (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
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muthathavhanna (Venda)
Heteropyxis natalensis Harv.
Official name : Heteropyxis natalensis Harv.
Family : Heteropyxidaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201)drug for woman with physical defect, roots of Heteropyxis natalensis of Artabotrys brachypetalus, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mudedede (Venda)
Hibiscus vitifolius L.
Official name : Hibiscus vitifolius L.
Family : Malvaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, roots of Maytenus senegalensis of Hibiscus vitifolius, ONS of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muhwidzi (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)
Lantana rugosa Thunb.
Official name : Lantana rugosa Thunb.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) fortifiying chidren, roots of Lantana rugosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshidzimbambule (Venda)
Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Official name : Maytenus senegalensis (Lam.) Exell
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Gymnosporia senegalensis (Lam.) Loes.
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, roots of Maytenus senegalensis of Hibiscus vitifolius, ONS of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : tshiphandwa (Venda)
Mundulea sericea (Willd.) A. Chev.
Official name : Mundulea sericea (Willd.) A. Chev.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) protection of spouses after abortion, roots barks of Mundulea sericea, + urine from both, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukundandou (Venda)
Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Official name : Osyris abyssinica Hochst. ex A.Rich.
Family : Santalaceae
Synonyms : Osyris lanceolata Hochst. & Steudel
Symptoms : H(000), H(201)
Recipes : H(000) war medicine, roots of Capparis tomentos of Osyris lanceolata + heart of hammerhead
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 : mpeta (Venda)
Phragmites mauritianus Kunth
Official name : Phragmites mauritianus Kunth
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Cyperus sexangularis of Artabotrys brachypetalus of of Combretum erythrophyllum , stems of Phragmites mauritianus, ONS of Xanthoxylum davyi + 2 Carex?
H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Salix subserrata of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Combretum erythrophllum of Cyperus sexangularis, stem of Phragmites mauritianus 2 sedge
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : lutanga (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(108)
Recipes : H(013) pustules, H(018) headache, H(051) fever, H(108) cold, leaves of Rhus lancea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mushakaladza (Venda)
Salix subserrata Willd.
Official name : Salix subserrata Willd.
Family : Salicaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) abdominal troubles, roots of Salix subserrata of Artabotrys brachypetalus of Combretum erythrophllum of Cyperus sexangularis, stem of Phragmites mauritianus 2 sedges
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : munengeledzi (Venda)
Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra (Sond.) Kokwaro
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra (Sond.) Kokwaro
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(103), H(109), H(201)
Recipes : H(201) to regulate sex of unborn child, bark of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. Caffra, RNS.
H(103) toothache, H(109) backache, barks of Sclerocarya birrea subsp. caffra, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mufula (Venda)
Solanum panduriforme E. Mey. ex Dunal
Official name : Solanum panduriforme E. Mey. ex Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : H(027w)
Recipes : H(027w) drying of the umbilical cord, fruit juics of Solanum panduriforme, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutululwa (Venda)
Strychnos decussata (Pappe) Gilg
Official name : Strychnos decussata (Pappe) Gilg
Family : Strychnaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) initating rites, roots of Strychnos decussata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukangala (Venda)
Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Official name : Strychnos spinosa Lam.
Family : Strychnaceae
Synonyms : Strychnos buettneri Gilg
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) purification after birth of twins, roots of Strychnos spinosa, RNS.
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 : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001) injured eyes in cattle, latex of Synadenium cupulare, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : muswoswo (Venda)
Vangueria infausta Burch.
Official name : Vangueria infausta Burch.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(139), H(201)
Recipes : H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Vangueria infausta of Securidaca longepedunculata of Grewia microthyrsa, RNS.
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 : muzwilu (Venda)
Zantedeschia aethiopica (L.) Spreng.
Official name : Zantedeschia aethiopica (L.) Spreng.
Family : Araceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020) snake bite, roots of Zantedeschia aethiopica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : ndalunwepi, ndalunwafhi (Venda)
Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, roots of Maytenus senegalensis of Hibiscus vitifolius, ONS of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
H(201) purification after bird of twins, roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mukhalu (Venda)