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Reference : HZ 02

Author(s) : Zerabruk, S., G. Yirga
Title : Traditional knowledge of medicinal plants in Gindeberet district, Western Ethiopia South African Journal of Botany 78, 165–169 (2012) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629911000962
Reference HZ 02 has information about 30 plants :
Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.
Official name : Acacia mellifera (Vahl) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Mimosa mellifera Vahl.
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) male sexual impotence, roots of Acacia mellifera, root and barks of Amaranthus cruentus, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(018), H(037), H(051), H(108), H(118)
Recipes : H(004) closed wound, barks of Allium sativum, RNS., local application
H(013) skin disease, roots of Allium sativum of Girardinia diversifolia, RNS.,local application
H(018) headache, bark + oil, RNS., local application
H(037) cough, roots + honey, RNS., VO.
H(051) paludism, roots of Allium sativum of Girardinia diversifolia, RNS., nasal
H(108) cold, bark + honey, RNS., VO.
H(118) sour throat, bark, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Amaranthus cruentus L.
Official name : Amaranthus cruentus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Symptoms : H(139)
Recipes : H(139) male sexual impotence, roots of Acacia mellifera, root and barks of Amaranthus cruentus, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126) jaundice, fruit of Amaranthus hybridus with bread, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. Ex Arn.
Official name : Apodytes dimidiata E. Mey. Ex Arn.
Family : Icacinaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(112)
Recipes : H(014) Itchy, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra of Apodytes dimidiate, RNS., local application
H(041) anthrax, H(112) abortion, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra of Apodytes dimidiate, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Brucea antidysenterica J.F. Mill.
Official name : Brucea antidysenterica J.F. Mill.
Family : Simaroubaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(020), H(070), H(103), H(126)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, fruit of Brucea antidysenterica + honey, RNS., VO.
H(013) skin disease, fruits of Trigonella polycerata of Vicia faba of Brucea antidysenterica, RNS., local application
H(020) snake bite, leaves + butter, RNS., local application
H(070) rabies, leaves of Justicia schimperiana of Brucea antidysenterica, RNS, VO.
H(103) tooth ache, barks + butter, RNS., VO.
H(126) jaundice, fruit, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Official name : Calpurnia aurea (Aiton) Benth.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Calpurnia subdecandra (L'Hérit.) Schweick.
Symptoms : H(001), H(020), H(077), H(104)
Recipes : H(001) eye disease, leaves of Calpurnia aurea, RNS., local application
H(020) snake bite, leaves + milk, RNS., VO.
H(077) vomiting, roots, VO.
H(104) stomach, barks, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Official name : Capparis tomentosa Lam.
Family : Capparaceae
Synonyms : Capparis polymorpha Guill. & Pers. , Capparis persicifolia A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) evil eye, barks, roots of Capparis tomentosa of Dumoga birbira, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Catha edulis (Vahl) Forssk. ex Endl.
Official name : Catha edulis (Vahl) Forssk. ex Endl.
Family : Celastraceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, seeds of Catha edulis + honey, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Official name : Citrus aurantiifolia (Christm.) Swingle
Family : Rutaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) inflammation of lung, roots of Citrus aurantifolia, RNS., VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Official name : Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Del.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(100)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, fruits of Croton macrostachyus of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS, local application
H(100) gonorrhea, leaves of Justicia schimperiana of Croton macrostachyus, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Official name : Dodonaea angustifolia L. f.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm, leaves of Dodonaea angustifolia + salt, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Official name : Ekebergia capensis Sparrm.
Family : Meliaceae
Synonyms : Ekebergia rueppelliana (Fresen.) A.Rich.
Symptoms : H(108)
Recipes : H(108) cold, leaves of Ekebergia capensis + salt, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Embelia schimperi Vatke
Official name : Embelia schimperi Vatke
Family : Myrsinaceae
Synonyms : Embelia kilimandschari Gilg
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm, fruits of Embelia schimperi, RNS, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Englerina woodfordioides (Schweinf.) Balle
Official name : Englerina woodfordioides (Schweinf.) Balle
Family : Loranthaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) syphilis, seeds of Englerina woodfordioides + butter, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Official name : Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Family : Myrtaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin diseases, leaves of Eucalyptus globulus, RNS.local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Girardinia diversifolia (Link) Friis
Official name : Girardinia diversifolia (Link) Friis
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(051)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, roots of Allium sativum of Girardinia diversifolia, RNS.,local application
H(051) paludism, roots of Allium sativum of Girardinia diversifolia, RNS., nasal
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Official name : Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J.F. Gmel.
Family : Rosaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, fruits of Croton macrostachyus of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS, local application
H(068) tape worm, leaves of Hagenia abyssinica, RNS?, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Justicia schimperiana (Hochst. ex Nees) T. Anderson
Official name : Justicia schimperiana (Hochst. ex Nees) T. Anderson
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(070), H(100)
Recipes : H(018) headache, leaves, RNS., VO.
H(051) paludism, leaves of Justicia schimperiana, RNS., VO.
H(070) rabies, leaves of Justicia schimperiana of Brucea antidysenterica, RNS, VO.
H(100) gonorrhea,, leaves of Justicia schimperiana of Croton macrostachyus, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Lepidium sativum L.
Official name : Lepidium sativum L.
Family : Brassicaceae
Symptoms : H(178)
Recipes : H(178) male heart ache, seeds of Lepidium sativum of Schinus molle ginger, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Linum usitatissimum L.
Official name : Linum usitatissimum L.
Family : Linaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014) dandruff, seeds of Linum usitatissimum, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Myrsine africana L.
Official name : Myrsine africana L.
Family : Myrsinaceae
Symptoms : H(068), H(101)
Recipes : H(068) tape worm,seeds of Myrsine africana + injera, RNS., VO.
H(101) relieve menstrual, seeds + milk, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Official name : Phytolacca dodecandra L'Hérit.
Family : Phytolaccaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(041), H(112)
Recipes : H(014) Itchy, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra of Apodytes dimidiate, RNS., local application
H(041) anthrax, H(112) abortion, roots of Phytolacca dodecandra of Apodytes dimidiate, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Plantago lanceolata L.
Official name : Plantago lanceolata L.
Family : Plantaginaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(161)
Recipes : H(004) open wound, leaves of Plantago lanceolata, RNS., local application
H(161) wart, leaves in food
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(014), H(108)
Recipes : H(008) dysentery, H(108) cold, roots of Ricinus communis, RNS, VO.
H(014) itchy, roots + oil, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Schefflera abyssinica (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Harms
Official name : Schefflera abyssinica (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Harms
Family : Araliaceae
Symptoms : H(014), H(103)
Recipes : H(014) itching, leaves of Schefflera abyssinica + butter, RNS., local application
H(103) tooth ache, shoot tip of Schefflera abyssinica + milk, local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Schinus molle L.
Official name : Schinus molle L.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : H(178)
Recipes : H(178) male heart ache, seeds of Lepidium sativum of Schinus molle ginger, RNS., VO
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not registered
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : H(053), H(100)
Recipes : H(053) ear pain, fruit of Solanum incanum, local application
H(100) gonorrhea,, flowers, RNS., VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Trigonella polyceratia L.
Official name : Trigonella polyceratia L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, fruits of Trigonella polycerata of Vicia faba of Brucea antidysenterica, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Vicia faba L.
Official name : Vicia faba L.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(013)
Recipes : H(013) skin disease, fruits of Trigonella polycerata of Vicia faba of Brucea antidysenterica, RNS., local application
Region : East Africa
Country : Western Ethiopia (Gindeberet district)
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors