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Reference : HV 01

Author(s) : Van Puyvelde L., M. Ngaboyisonga, P.C. Rwangabo, S. Mukarugambwa, A. Kayonga, Runyinya-Barabwiriza
Title : Enquêtes ethnobotaniques sur la médecine traditionnelle rwandaise.Tome 1: Préfecture de Kibuye. Univ. Nat. Inst. Nat. Rech. Sc., Butare (Rwanda), 147 p., (1977)
Reference HV 01 has information about 111 plants :
Acacia sieberiana var. vermoesenii (De Wild.) Keay & Brenan
Official name : Acacia sieberiana var. vermoesenii (De Wild.) Keay & Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) anthrax, leaves, dessication, powder on anthrax
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Official name : Acalypha villicaulis Hochst.ex A. Rich.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, pounded leaves of Sida cordifolia of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(022), H(027)
Recipes : H(022), leaves of Coffea arabica of Achyranthes aspera, pounded, to filterd, VO.
H(027), leaves of Achyranthes aspera of Achyranthes sp. of Hibiscus fuscus of Leucas martinicensis, extraction H2O, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
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(003), H(012), H(113)
Recipes : H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana of Celosia trigyna, leaves of Hibiscus sp., to pound, local application
H(113) osteitis, whole plant of Spilanthes., to pound, local application
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(037), H(095), H(201)
Recipes : H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Hibiscus fuscus of Leonotis nepetifolia of Amaranthus hybridus of Cajanus sp., to pound, extraction, to filter, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, leaves of Leonotis nepetifolia of Abrus fruticulosus of Amaranthus hybridus of Cajanus sp., to pound, extraction, to filter, VO.
H(095) nutritional marasmus (tambwe), leaves of Ipomoea sp of Amaranthus hybridus deThalictrum rhynchocarpum of Indigofera arrecta of Crotalaria sp., to pound, to filter, VO.+ salt
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Crotalaria incana .. subsp. Purpurescens of Hygrophila auriculata of Coleus flavo-virens, stem with leaves of Commelina sp, leaves of Amaranthus hybridus of Canarina eminii, to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Chenopodium sp. of Commelina sp. of Hygrophila auriculata of Coleus flavo-virens, leaves of Amaranthus hybridus of Canarina eminii, to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Official name : Anisopappus africanus (Hook. f.) Oliv. & Hiern
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(156), H(201)
Recipes : H(156), leaves of Anisopappus africanus, to pound, to filter, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(201) psychosis, leaves of Anisopappus africanus, juice, drops in nose
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Official name : Aspilia africana (Pers.) C.A. Adams
Family : Asteraceae
Synonyms : Aspilia latifolia Oliv. & Hiern
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(037), H(038), H(041), H(051), H(055), H(099), H(123), H(126)
Recipes : H(004),H(013) acné,H(037) pneumo, H(038), H(041), H(051) paludism, H(099), leaves of Aspilia africana, to pound, maceration, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(123), H(055), roots of Iboza riparia, leaves of Aspilia africana of Brillantaisia cicatricosa …var. kivuensis, extraction à chaud, VO.
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Dracaena sp., roots of Monechma subsessile of Ludwigia abyssinica, leaves of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae, to pound, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : icyumwa
Basella alba L.
Official name : Basella alba L.
Family : Basellaceae
Synonyms : Basella rubra L.
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Monechma subsessile of Solanum nigrum of Crotalaria aculeata of Geniastrum sp., leaves of Cissus sp of Triumfetta rhomboidea of Basella alba of Rubus sp. of Lysimachia ruhmeriana, whole plant of Dicoma anomala, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications
H(020), leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Basella alba of Lantana rhodesiensis of Rubus sp., leaves softened by the heat of fire, massage
H(020), leaves of Maesa lanceolata of Basella alba of Lantana rhodesiensis of Rubus sp., leaves pounded, juice, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(037), H(126)
Recipes : H(013) finger and toe, whole plant of Ficus ovata… var. octomelifolia of Rubus sp. of Diodia sarmentosa of Bidens pilosa of Vernonia sp., of Dalbergia lactea, to pound, friction
H(013) finger and toe, whole plant of Ficus ovata… var. octomelifolia of Rubus sp. of Diodia sarmentosa of Bidens pilosa of Vernonia sp., of Dalbergia lactea, to carbonize, to dilute + oil, friction
H(037) pneumonia, stem with leaves of Cyathula uncinulata, leaves of Leonotis nepetifolia of Bidens pilosa, to pound, to filter, VO.
H(037) pneumonia, stems, leaves, to pound, to filter, Bidens pilosa, Leonotis nepetifolia, Abrus fruticulosus, VO.
H(126), VO., decoction (H2O) to filter, leaves Bidens pilosa, Vernonia sp., Acanthus montanus
H(126), aerian part of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Bidens pilosa, to pound, decoction (H2O), juice, VO. + banana wine
H(126), VO., decoction (H2O) to filter, leaves Bidens pilosa
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Brassica sp.
Official name : Brassica sp.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(091)
Recipes : H(091) athrepsy, stem with leaves, fowers of Drymaria cordata, leaves of Brassica sp., to pound decoction (H2O) + butter, salt, honey
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Official name : Bridelia micrantha (Hochst.) Baillon
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), barks of the underground part of Indigofera arrecta, leaves of Bridelia micrantha , to pound, to dilute, VO. + juice diluted in the juice of ripe banana
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Brillantaisia cicatricosa Lindau.
Official name : Brillantaisia cicatricosa Lindau.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(002), H(013), H(020)
Recipes : H(002), leaves of Guizotia scabra of Thunbergia alata of Leucas martinicensis of Lysimachia ruhmeriana of Brillantaisia cicatricosa… var. kivuensis, to pound, juice, VO. + banana juice
H(014), eczema, leaves of Brillantaisia cicatricosa …var. kivuensis of Epilobium sp of Dracaena sp., to pound, local application
H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia, leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Official name : Cassia didymobotrya Fres.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna didymobotrya (Fresen) Irwin & Barneby
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068), leaves of Cassia didymobotrya, to pound, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia septemtrionalis Viv.
Official name : Cassia septemtrionalis Viv.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna septemtrionalis (Viv.) Irwin & Barneby , Cassia laevigata Willd
Symptoms : H(020)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia, leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Cassia sp.
Official name : Cassia sp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna sp.
Symptoms : H(020), H(130)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia, leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
H(130), leaves of Crassocephalum vitellinum of Impatiens stuhlmannii of Cassia sp. , to pound, decoction, extract, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Celosia trigyna L.
Official name : Celosia trigyna L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(003), H(012), H(014)
Recipes : H(003),H(012)), stems with leaves of Spilanthes mauritiana of Celosia trigyna, leaves of Hibiscus sp., to pound, local application
H(014), leaves of Ludwigia abyssinica of Celosia trigyna of Hygrophila auriculata, to pound, extraction H2O, friction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Chenopodium sp.
Official name : Chenopodium sp.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201), leaves of Crotalaria incana of Hygrophila auriculata of Coleus flavo-virens of Chenopodium sp.de Amaranthus hybridus of Canarina eminii, stems with leaves of Commelina sp., to pound, to dilute, to filter, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Chenopodium ugandae (Aellen) Aellen
Official name : Chenopodium ugandae (Aellen) Aellen
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(020), H(068), H(126)
Recipes : H(014) itch, roots of Psorospermum febrifugum, leaves of Chenopodium ugandae , to pound, to dilute, unction + butter
H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia , leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
H(068) child, leaves of Vernonia sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, powder, decoction, to filter, VO.
H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Dracaena sp., roots of Monechma subsessile of Ludwigia abyssinica, leaves of Aspilia africana of Chenopodium ugandae, to pound, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Official name : Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Family : Menispermaceae
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), leaves of Cissampelos mucronata of Vernonia cruda of Lantana trifolia of Laportea sp. of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, decoction, to dilute, VO. + banana wine
H(126), leaves of Cissampelos mucronata of Vernonia cruda of Lantana trifolia of Laportea sp. of Vernonia amygdalina, to pound, alcohol extraction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered
Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Official name : Clematis hirsuta Guill. & Perr.
Family : Ranunculaceae
Symptoms : H(020), H(038), H(126)
Recipes : H(020), stems with leaves, flowers of Acalypha villicaulis of Cassia floribunda , stems with leaves of Haemanthus sp. of Chenopodium ugandae, leaves pounded Sida cordifolia, leaves of Solanum indicum of Cassia sp. of Clematis hirsuta of Indigofera arrecta of Brillantaisia cicatricosa, to pound, to filter, VO. + scarifications + butter on the body
H(038) cystitis, leaves of Bridelia sp.de Clemetis hirsuta, to pound extract H2O, VO.
H(126), aerian part of Geniosporum paludismdosum of Clerodendrum myricoides, leaves of Vernonia amygdalina of Vernonia lasiopus of Clematis hirsuta of Lantana trifolia of Pavetta ternifolia of Microglossa sp. of Rumex usambarensis, to pound, decoction (H2O), to filter, VO. + banana wine
Region : Central Africa
Country : Rwanda
Vernacular name : not registered