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Reference : VV 09

Author(s) : van der Merwe, D., G. E. Swan, C. J. Botha
Title : Use of ethnoveterinary medicinal plants in cattle by Setswana-speaking people in the Madikwe area of the North West Province of South Africa. Journal of the South Africa Veterinary Association 72, 189-196, (2001)
Reference VV 09 has information about 46 plants :
Acacia karroo Hayne
Official name : Acacia karroo Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(012)
Recipes : Vb(008), Vb(012), bark of Acacia karroo, RNS.
- Vv(039) the roots are used to kill external poultry parasites in the North West Province
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mooka (Setswana)
Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Official name : Acacia tortilis (Forssk.) Hayne
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea, branch tips of Acacia tortilis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mosu (Setswana)
Aloe greatheadii var. davyana (Schonl.) H.F. Glen & D.S. Hardy
Official name : Aloe greatheadii var. davyana (Schonl.) H.F. Glen & D.S. Hardy
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(000), V(068), V(111), V(191)
Recipes : Vb(000) general ailments, roots of Aloe greatheadii, RNS.
Vb(001), Vb(068), Vb(191) whole plant, RNS.
Vb(111), leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : kgophane (Setswana)
Aloe marlothii (A. Berger) subsp. Marlothii
Official name : Aloe marlothii (A. Berger) subsp. Marlothii
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(008), V(022), V(030), V(039), V(068), V(117)
Recipes : Vb(006), Vb(008), Vb(022), Vb(030), Vb(039), Vb(068) internal parasites, maggots, Vb(117), leaves de Aloe marlothii, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokgopa (Setswana)
Aloe zebrina Baker
Official name : Aloe zebrina Baker
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(000), V(068), V(111), V(191)
Recipes : Vb(000) general ailments, roots of Aloe greatheadii, RNS.
Vb(001), Vb(068), Vb(191) whole plant, RNS.
Vb(111), leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : kgophane (Setswana)
Asparagus laricinus Burch.
Official name : Asparagus laricinus Burch.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(015), V(038), V(137), V(181x)
Recipes : Vb(000) general ailments, Vb(015), Vb(038), Vb(137), Vb(181x), tubers of Asparagus laricinus , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : lesitwane (Setswana)
Asparagus suaveolens (Burch.) Oberm.
Official name : Asparagus suaveolens (Burch.) Oberm.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(015), V(038), V(137), V(181x)
Recipes : Vb(000) general ailments, Vb(015), Vb(038), Vb(137), Vb(181x), tubers of Asparagus suaveolens , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : lesitwane (Setswana)
Boophone disticha (L.f.) Herbert
Official name : Boophone disticha (L.f.) Herbert
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : V(112)
Recipes : Vb(112), bulb scales of Boophone disticha, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : matubadifala (Setswana)
Cassia italica subsp. arachoides (Burch.) Brenan
Official name : Cassia italica subsp. arachoides (Burch.) Brenan
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna italica subsp. arachoides (Burch.) Lock
Symptoms : V(041), V(047), V(104), V(117)
Recipes : V(041), V(047), Vb(104), Vb(117), roots of Senna italica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : sebete (Setswana)
Cassine transvaalensis (Burtt Davy) Codd
Official name : Cassine transvaalensis (Burtt Davy) Codd
Family : Celastraceae
Synonyms : Elaeodendron transvaalense (Burtt Davy) R. H. Archer
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea, barks of Cassine transvaalensis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : majelemane (Setswana)
Croton dichogamus var gratissimus
Official name : Croton dichogamus var gratissimus
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(033), V(037), V(091)
Recipes : V(037) pneumonia, leaves of Croton dichogamus, RNS.
Vb(033), Vb(091) roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : moologa (Setswana)
Dicerocaryum eriocarpum (Decne.) Abels.
Official name : Dicerocaryum eriocarpum (Decne.) Abels.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(022), V(030), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(000) general ailments, Vb(022), Vb(091) young calves, whole plant of Dicerocaryum eriocarpum, RNS.
Vb(030) retained placenta (plant name: makanangwane), roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : makanangwane, makangwane (Setswana)
Dicerocaryum senecioides (Klotzsch) Abels
Official name : Dicerocaryum senecioides (Klotzsch) Abels
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(022), V(030), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(000) general ailments, Vb(022), Vb(091) young calves, whole plant of Dicerocaryum eriocarpum, RNS.
Vb(030) retained placenta (plant name: makanangwane), roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : makanangwane, makangwane (Setswana)
Ehretia rigida Druce
Official name : Ehretia rigida Druce
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vb(012), roots of Ehretia rigida, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : morobe (Setswana)
Ehretia rigida Druce
Official name : Ehretia rigida Druce
Family : Boraginaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : V(012), fractures, roots of Ehretia rigida, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Elephantorrhiza elephantina (Burch.) Skeels
Official name : Elephantorrhiza elephantina (Burch.) Skeels
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(037), V(047)
Recipes : Vb(008), Vb(037), Vb(047), roots of Elephantorrhiza elephantina, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mosesetlhane (Setswana)
Englerophytum magalismontanum (Sond.) T. D. Penn.
Official name : Englerophytum magalismontanum (Sond.) T. D. Penn.
Family : Sapotaceae
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : Vb(033), roots of Englerophytum magalismontanum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : motlastswa (Setswana)
Grewia flava DC.
Official name : Grewia flava DC.
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(033)
Recipes : Vb(033), roots of Grewia flava, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : moretlwa (Setswana)
Harpagophytum procumbens DC. Ex Meisn.
Official name : Harpagophytum procumbens DC. Ex Meisn.
Family : Pedaliaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), fruit of Harpagophytum procumbens, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : lematla, sengapanile (Setswana)
Hypoxis hemerocallidea Fisch. & Avé-Lall.
Official name : Hypoxis hemerocallidea Fisch. & Avé-Lall.
Family : Hypoxidaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(033), V(047), V(112)
Recipes : Vb(000)general ailments, Vb(033), Vb(047), Vb(112), corn of Hypoxis hemerocallidea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : tsuku-ya-poo (Setswana)
Hypoxis rigidula Baker
Official name : Hypoxis rigidula Baker
Family : Hypoxidaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(033), V(047), V(112)
Recipes : Vb(000)general ailments, Vb(033), Vb(047), Vb(112), corn of Hypoxis hemerocallidea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : tsuku-ya-poo (Setswana)
Nicotiana tabacum L.
Official name : Nicotiana tabacum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001) infection, leaves of Nicotiana tabacum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : motsoko (Setswana)
Ozoroa paniculosa (Sond.) R. & A. Fern. var. paniculosa
Official name : Ozoroa paniculosa (Sond.) R. & A. Fern. var. paniculosa
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(015), V(206)
Recipes : Vb(008) diarrhoea, bark Ozoroa paniculosa, RNS.
Vb(015), Vb(206), rootbark, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : monokane (Setswana)
Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Official name : Peltophorum africanum Sond.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(091)
Recipes : Vb(008), rootbark de Peltophorum africanum, RNS.
Vb(091), roots, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mosetla (Setswana)
Phyllanthus parvulus Sond.
Official name : Phyllanthus parvulus Sond.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001), aerial part of Phyllanthus parvulus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : lentsane (Setswana)
Phyllanthus parvulus var. garipensis (E. Mey. ex Drège) Radcl.-Sm.
Official name : Phyllanthus parvulus var. garipensis (E. Mey. ex Drège) Radcl.-Sm.
Family : Phyllanthaceae
Synonyms : Phyllanthus burchellii Müll. Arg.
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001), aerial part of Phyllanthus burchellii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : lentsane (Setswana)
Plumbago zeylanica L.
Official name : Plumbago zeylanica L.
Family : Plumbaginaceae
Symptoms : V(037)
Recipes : Vb(037) pneumo., roots of Plumbago zeylanica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : masegomabe (Setswana)
Pouzolzia mixta Solms. Laub.
Official name : Pouzolzia mixta Solms. Laub.
Family : Urticaceae
Symptoms : V(030), V(038), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(030), roots of Pouzolzia mixta, RNS.
V(038) vaginal discharge, V(050), leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mongololo (Setswana)
Rhoicissus tridentata (L.F.) Wild & Drumm. subsp. cuneifolia (Eckl. & Zeyh.) N.R. Urton
Official name : Rhoicissus tridentata (L.F.) Wild & Drumm. subsp. cuneifolia (Eckl. & Zeyh.) N.R. Urton
Family : Vitaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(015), V(047), V(068), V(112)
Recipes : Vb(000)general ailment, V(015), Vb(047), Vb(112), tube of Rhoicissus tridentata r, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : ntagaraga (Setswana)
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 : V(008), V(117)
Recipes : Vb(008), roots of Rhus lancea, RNS.
V(117), barks, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : moshabele (Setswana)
Ricinus communis L.
Official name : Ricinus communis L.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(006), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(006), Vb(068), seeds of Ricinus communis, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokhura (Setswana)
Schkuhria pinnata (Lam.) O. Kuntze
Official name : Schkuhria pinnata (Lam.) O. Kuntze
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : V(001), V(008), V(037), V(047)
Recipes : Vb(001) infection, Vb(008), V(037), V(047), aerial part of Schkuhria pinnata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : santhloko, lefero (Setswana)
Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Official name : Sclerocarya birrea (A. Rich.) Hochst.
Family : Anacardiaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(012)
Recipes : Vb(008), Vb(012), bark of Sclerocarya birrea , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : morula (Setswana)
Seddera suffruticosa (Schinz) Hall. f.
Official name : Seddera suffruticosa (Schinz) Hall. f.
Family : Convolvulaceae
Symptoms : V(012)
Recipes : Vb(012),roots of Seddera suffruticosa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : thobega (Setswana)
Solanum incanum L.
Official name : Solanum incanum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Solanum insanum L. , Solanum coagulans Forssk.
Symptoms : V(137)
Recipes : Vb(137), roots de Solanum incanum, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : tolwana (Setswana)
Solanum panduriforme E. Mey. ex Dunal
Official name : Solanum panduriforme E. Mey. ex Dunal
Family : Solanaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : V(008), fruit sap of Solanum panduriforme, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mohato (Setswana)
Spirostachys africana Sond.
Official name : Spirostachys africana Sond.
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Symptoms : V(206)
Recipes : Vb(206), wood of Spirostachys africana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : morekhure (Setswana)
Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Official name : Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Family : Combretaceae
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), roots of Terminalia sericea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mogonono (Setswana)
Tribulus terrestris L.
Official name : Tribulus terrestris L.
Family : Zygophyllaceae
Symptoms : V(030), V(050)
Recipes : Vb(030), the whole plant of Tribulus terrestris, RNS.
V(050), partie aérienne, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : tshetlo (Setswana)
Triumfetta sonderi Ficalho & Hiern
Official name : Triumfetta sonderi Ficalho & Hiern
Family : Tiliaceae
Symptoms : V(030)
Recipes : Vb(030), rootbark of Triumfetta sonderi, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokutu (Setswana)
Urginea sanguinea Schinz
Official name : Urginea sanguinea Schinz
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(015), V(030), V(047), V(068), V(108), V(137), V(191)
Recipes : V(000)general ailments, Vb(015), Vb(030), V(047), Vb(068), Vb(108), Vb(137), Vb(191), bulbe de Urginea sanguinea, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : sekaname (Setswana)
Vitex zeyheri Sond.
Official name : Vitex zeyheri Sond.
Family : Verbenaceae
Symptoms : V(001)
Recipes : Vb(001) infection, leaves of Vitex zeyheri, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokwele (Setswana)
Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Official name : Withania somnifera (L.) Dun.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Physalis somnifera L.
Symptoms : V(008)
Recipes : Vb(008), roots of Withania somnifera, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokukwane (Setswana)
Ximenia americana var. microphylla Welw. ex Oliv.
Official name : Ximenia americana var. microphylla Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Olacaceae
Symptoms : V(068)
Recipes : Vb(068), roots de Ximenia americana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : seretologa (Setswana)
Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Official name : Ziziphus mucronata Willd.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : V(033), V(111), V(137)
Recipes : Vb(033), roots of Ziziphus mucronata, RNS.
Vb(111), Vb(137), leaves, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : mokgalo (Setswana)
Ziziphus zeyherana Sond.
Official name : Ziziphus zeyherana Sond.
Family : Rhamnaceae
Symptoms : V(000), V(008), V(068)
Recipes : Vb(000), Vb(008), Vb(068), roots of Ziziphus zeyherana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (North West Province)
Vernacular name : sekgalo-fatshe (Setswana)