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Official name : Pittosporum viridiflorum Sims
Family : Pittosparaceae

22 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(091), H(104)
Recipes : H(091), bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum boiled in goat bone soup for making a medicine for strength; bark (tannin's taste) and the decoction (brown).
H(104) bark soaked in water and used for stomach disorde, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : lketalaasua (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) aching tooth, grind 30 g bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum to powder. Add the powder to aching tooth twice daily
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : mfusamvu
Reference HB 26M
Author(s) : Bonnefoux, Benedicto Marius (R.P.)
Title : Plantes médicinales du Hufla. Manuscrits n° 1 et n°2 (Congrégation do Espirito Santo), 1885-1937. Registrated by Bossard, E. in ref. HB 25M
Symptoms : H(001), H(055)
Recipes : H(001),bark of the tree, infusion or maceration, wash the eyes, RNS.
H(051) fever, infusion of the bark root, VO.
H(055) vomitive, powder of the roots barks, one pinch, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (region of Hufla, Tchivinguiro)
Vernacular name : (omu) liankhuele, (omu) riankhuere (Nyaneka)
Reference HB 44
Author(s) : Bekalo, T. H., S. D. Woodmatas, Z. A. Woldemariam
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by local people in the lowlands of Konta Special Woreda, southern nations, nationalities and peoples regional state, Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5: 26 (2009) doi: 10.1186/1746-4269-5-26 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) ascariasis,smelling fresh crushed bark (inner part) of Pittosporum viridiflorum
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopie (lowlands of Konta)
Vernacular name : mittishièaa (Konta)
Reference HB 61
Author(s) : Bhat , RB.
Title : Medicinal plants and traditional practices of Xhosa people in the Transkei region of Eastern Cape, South Africa Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge. Vol. 13 (2), pp. 292-298, April 2014
Symptoms : H(037), H(139)
Recipes : H(037) chest, decoction of barks of Pittosporum viridiflorum, VO. 1/4 cup
H(139) aphrodisiac, 2 spoons of root powder a day for one week, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Transkei)
Vernacular name : umkhwenkwe (Xhosa), cheese wood
Reference HC 27
Author(s) : Coopoosamy, R. M. and K. K. Naidoo
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by traditional healers in Durban, South Africa. African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 6(11), pp. 818-823, 22 March, 2012
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104) treatment of stomach disorders, bark of Pittosporum viridifolium, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (province of Durban, Umlazi region)
Vernacular name : umfusamvu (Zulu)
Reference HG 01
Author(s) : Gelfand, M., S. Mavi, R.B. Drummond & B. Ndemera
Title : The traditional medicinal practitioner in Zimbabwe. Mambo Press, Gweru (Zimbabwe), 411 p., (1985) (From reference HC 26, HL 22)
Symptoms : H(031), H(036), H(139)
Recipes : H(031) body side pain, H(036) vertigo, roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum, infusion, VO.
H(139) aphrodisiac, roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum, powder, to dilute in H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Zimbabwe
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HK 45
Author(s) : Koduru, S., D. S. Grierson and A. J. Afolayan
Title : Ethnobotanical information of medicinal plants used for treatment of cancer in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Current Science, Vol. 92, N°. 7, 10 april 2007
Symptoms : H(078)
Recipes : H(078) cancer, decoctions or infusions are made with water from stamped bark and roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum and administered orally for several weeks.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umkhwenkwe, umvusamvu
Reference HL 01
Author(s) : Lindsay, R.S. & F.N. Hepper
Title : Medicinal plants of Marakwet Kenya.Kew, Royal Botanic Gardens, United Kingdom, 49 p., (1978)
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(126), barks stem, branch, trunk of Pittosporum viridiflorum, decoction H2O, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Marakwet)
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HL 15
Author(s) : Lulekal, E., E. Kelbessa, T. Bekele, H. Yineger
Title : An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Mana Angetu District, southeastern Ethiopia. Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine , Volume 4 : 10 (2008) http://www.ethnobiomed.com/content/4/1/10 + Additional file
Symptoms : H(137)
Recipes : H(137) stabbing pains (woransa), freh or dried stems barks of Pittosporum viridiflorum
Region : East Africa
Country : Southeastern Ethiopia (Mana Angetu District)
Vernacular name : ara (Afaan Oromo)
Reference HM 38
Author(s) : Muthaura, C.N. , G.M. Rukunga, S.C. Chhabra, G.M. Mungai & E.N.M. Njagi
Title : Traditional phytotherapy of some remedies used in treatment of malaria in Meru district of Kenya. South African Journal of Botany , Volume 73, Issue 3, Pages 402-411 (2007)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051) paludism, decoction in soup of stems barks of Pittosporum viridiflorum, Pittosporum viridiflorum, VO.
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Meru district, Imenti forest game reserve )
Vernacular name : munati
Reference HM 67
Author(s) : Mukungu, N. , K. Abuga, F. Okalebo, R. Ingwela, J. Mwangi
Title : Medicinal plants used for management of malaria among the Luhya community of Kakamega East sub-County, Kenya Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 98–107 (2016)
Symptoms : H(051)
Recipes : H(051, 1) paludism, leaves, stem bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum, decoction
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (East sub-County)
Vernacular name : m’monyo / mkungune
Reference HM 76
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-017-0173-8
Symptoms : H(051), H(078), H(104)
Recipes : H(051) fever, H(078) cancer, H(104) abdominal pain, barks, roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : umkhwenkwe (isi Xhosa)
Reference HM 76
Author(s) : Maroyi, A.
Title : Diversity of use and local knowledge of wild and cultivated plants in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine,13:43 (2017) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13002-017-0173-8
Symptoms : V(051), V(078), V(104)
Recipes : V(051) fever, V(078) cancer, V(104) abdominal pain, barks, roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : umkhwenkwe (isi Xhosa)
Reference HO 21
Author(s) : Otang, W. M. , D. S. Grierson & R. N. Ndip
Title : Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used in the management of opportunistic fungal infections in HIV/AIDS patients in the Amathole District of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 6(11), pp. 2071-2080, 23 March, 2012 http://www.academicjournals.org/JMPR/PDF/pdf2012/23Mar/Otang%20et%20al.pdf
Symptoms : H(014), H(043), H(199)
Recipes : H(199) HIV/AIDS, H(043) +H(014) cryptococcal meningitis, opportunistic infections in HIV/AIDS, leaves infusion of Pittosporum viridiflorum, VO.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Amathole District of the Eastern Cape.)
Vernacular name : umkhwenkwe (isiXhosa)
Reference HP 54
Author(s) : Phillips, E.P.
Title : A contribution to the flora of the Leribe Plateau and environs . Annals of the South African Museum16: 1–379 . (1917) From: The medical ethnobotany of Lesotho: a review. Bothalia 41,1: 209–228 (2011)
Symptoms : H(201)
Recipes : H(201) Pittosporum viridiflorum as protective charm for sick people
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Lesotho)
Vernacular name : mosetlallo, mohatolle
Reference HS 51
Author(s) : Sobiecki, J.F.
Title : A review of plants used in divination in southern Africa and their psychoactive effects Southern African Humanities, Vol. 20 , Pages 333–351, December, 2008 Pietermaritzburg
Symptoms : H(167z)
Recipes : H(167z) psychoactive effects Root infusions of Pittosporum viridiflorum are taken orally for accuracy in divining Sotho : This language group includes Northern Sotho, South Sotho and Tswana
Region : Southern Africa
Country : South Africa
Vernacular name : kgalagangwe/mosetlela (Sotho)
Reference HV 09
Author(s) : Van Wyk, B.-E. , H. de Wet , F.R. Van Heerden
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in the southeastern Karoo South Africa Journal of Botany , 74, pp. 696–704, (2008)
Symptoms : H(104), H(108)
Recipes : H(104) stomach cramps, use bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum (mix with Kedrostis nana var. zeyheri), RNS.
H(104) stomach , H(108) influenza problems, drink an infusion of the bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Southeastern Karoo, Graaff-Reinet region)
Vernacular name : kwenkwe bas (Afrikaans language)
Reference VM 35
Author(s) : Masika P.J., Van Averbeke W. and Sonandi A
Title : Use of herbal remedies by small-scale farmers to treat livestock diseases in Central Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, Volume 71, 87–91. (2000). http://www.jsava.co.za/index.php/jsava/article/viewFile/685/659
Symptoms : V(117)
Recipes : V(117) gallsickness, decoction of bark of Pittosporum viridiflorum, VO., Cattle 750 ml, Small stock 375 ml
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Central Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umkwenkwe (Xhosa)
Reference VS 22
Author(s) : Soyelu, O.T. & P.J. Masika
Title : Traditional remedies used for the treatment of cattle wounds and myiasis in Amatola Basin, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 76:393–397 (2009)
Symptoms : V(004)
Recipes : Vb(004) wounds, decoction of roots of Pittosporum viridiflorum used as a wash for wounds
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Amatola Basin, Eastern Cape Province)
Vernacular name : umkwenkwe