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Official name : Cyperus distans L.f.
Family : Cyperaceae

1 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HP 55
Author(s) : Paulos, B., T. Gedif Fenta , D. Bisrat & K. Asres
Title : Health seeking behavior and use of medicinal plants among the Hamer ethnic group, South Omo zone, south western Ethiopia Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 12:44 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, roots of Cyperus distans or mixed with inner bark, chopped, macerated in water, mixed with milk and VO. (Recipe reported by traditional healers)
Region : East Africa
Country : South Western Ethiopia ( South Omo zone)
Vernacular name : gebezdhesh