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Reference : HA 09

Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J. Eymê, J. - N. Gassita, E. Goudotê, J. Guêho, F. S. L. Ip, D. Jackaria, S. K. K. Kalachand, A. Keita, B. Koudogbo, B. Landreau, A. W. Owadally, A. Soopramanien
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques à Maurice (Iles Maurice et Rodrigues). Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 214 p., (1983) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Reference HA 09 has information about 40 plants :
Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Official name : Agauria salicifolia (Comm. ex Lam.) Hook.f. ex Oliv.
Family : Ericaceae
Synonyms : Agauria polyphylla Baker
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), stems, leaves, decoction (H2O) , bath
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : bois cabris
Ageratum conyzoides L.
Official name : Ageratum conyzoides L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(050), H(104)
Recipes : H(006) + H(104), VO., decoction (H2O) leaves
H(008), VO., decoction (H2O) leaves
H(008) + H(104), VO., decoction (H2O) leaves and stems
H(050), VO., decoction (H2O) whole plant
H(050), VO., decoction (H2O) whole plant Ageratum conyzoides, Ocimum canum
H(104), VO., decoction (H2O) leaves and stems
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : herbe bouc
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(094), H(118)
Recipes : H(094), pounded bulb in locale application
H(118), pounded bulb, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : oignon
Annona muricata L.
Official name : Annona muricata L.
Family : Annonaceae
Symptoms : H(051), H(099), H(151)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Annona muricata, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(099) epilepsy, nervous troubles, leaves of Annona muricata, decoction (H2O) , VO.
H(151), leaves of Annona muricata, decoction (H2O) , VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : corossol
Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Official name : Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anders.
Family : Acanthaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) bronchitis, whole plant, decoction, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : pistache marron
Bidens pilosa L.
Official name : Bidens pilosa L.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(008) + H(104), H(038), H(104), H(102), H(112)
Recipes : H(008) + H(104), adult flowers, infusion, VO.
H(038) + H(104) + H(179), decoction (H2O) of leaves, VO.
H(102), adult flowers,infusion, VO.
H(112), whole plant, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(112), roots, decoction (H2O), Moringa oleifera , Bidens pilosa, Leucena glauca, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : villebague
Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Official name : Bryophyllum pinnatum (Lam.) Kurz
Family : Crassulaceae
Synonyms : Kalanchoe pinnata (Lam.) Pers.
Symptoms : H(080)
Recipes : H(080)from fish Elaeodendron orientale, decoction (H2O) leaveses, VO.
H(080)from fish, decoction (H2O) leaves, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : soudefafe
Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Official name : Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Cajanus indicus Spreng.
Symptoms : H(162)
Recipes : H(162) dysuria, roots of Cajanus cajan, decoction (H2O), VO. + gizzard of chiken
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : pois d'Angole, ambrevade
Capsicum annuum L.
Official name : Capsicum annuum L.
Family : Solanaceae
Synonyms : Capsicum frutescens L.
Symptoms : H(104)
Recipes : H(104), seeds of Capsicum annuum, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : piment curry
Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Official name : Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Family : Sapindaceae
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), leaves Calendula officinalis, Paederia tomentosa, roots Cardiospermum halicacabum, decoction (H2O), to filter, local application
H(014), roots Cardiospermum halicacabum, decoction (H2O), to filter, local application
H(013) pruritus,H(014), leaves, decoction (H2O), frictions
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : liane poc-poc
Carica papaya L.
Official name : Carica papaya L.
Family : Caricaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(068), H(104)
Recipes : H(006), fruit of Carica papaya, VO.
H(068), seeds of Carica., RNS.
H(104) stomach ulcer, fruit of Carica., to scrape, infusion (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : papayer
Cassia alata L.
Official name : Cassia alata L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Symptoms : H(068)
Recipes : H(068) taenia, leaves of Cassia alata, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : katrepen
Cassia occidentalis L.
Official name : Cassia occidentalis L.
Family : Fabaceae
Synonyms : Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Symptoms : H(006), H(051)
Recipes : H(006), maceration roots, VO.
H(051), decoction (H2O) leaves of Cassia occidentalis, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : casse puante
Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Official name : Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(078)
Recipes : H(001) blepharit, inflammation of the conjunctiva, leaves juice of Centella asiatica, drops in eyes
H(001) blepharit, inflammation of the conjunctiva, leaves of Centella asiatica, decoction (H2O), drops in eyes
H(078) to prevent, leaves of Centella., pulp, local application
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : boileau
Citrus ×aurantium L.
Official name : Citrus ×aurantium L.
Family : Rutaceae
Synonyms : Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck , Citrus paradisi Macfad
Symptoms : H(018), H(098), H(108)
Recipes : H(018) cephalalgy, H(098) disturbed sleep, leaves infusion of Citrus aurantium + suggar, VO.
H(108) flu, epicarp decoction , VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius
Vernacular name : bigarade
Coffea arabica L.
Official name : Coffea arabica L.
Family : Rubiaceae
Symptoms : H(090)
Recipes : H(090), leaves of Coffea arabica, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : caféier d'Arabie, café
Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Official name : Coix lacryma-jobi L.
Family : Poaceae
Symptoms : H(006), H(104), H(162x)
Recipes : H(06) + H(104), H(162x) pollakurie, roots of Coix lacryma-job, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : collier cipaye, racine de collier
Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Official name : Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott
Family : Araceae
Synonyms : Colocasia antiquorum Schott & Endl.
Symptoms : H(152)
Recipes : H(152), leaves of Colocasia esculenta, to pound, to cook, VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : brède songe, taro
Combretum micranthum G. Don
Official name : Combretum micranthum G. Don
Family : Combretaceae
Synonyms : Combretum raimbaultii Heck. , Combretum altum Perr.
Symptoms : H(126)
Recipes : H(102), H(126), leaves of Combretum micranthum, decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : kinkéliba
Commelina benghalensis L.
Official name : Commelina benghalensis L.
Family : Commelinaceae
Symptoms : H(001), H(006)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctiva, leaves juice of Commelina benghalensis, RNS.
H(006), stems with leaves of Commelina benghalensis , decoction (H2O), VO.
Region : Mauritius
Country : Mauritius & Rodrigues
Vernacular name : herbe cochon