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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
Reference HM 76 has information about 123 plants :
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008), H(013), H(014), H(037), H(076), H(124)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, H(013) boils, H(014) ringworm, H(037) tuberculosis, H(076) thrush, H(124) haemorrhage, bark, leaves, stems of Acacia karroo, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : mnga (isi Xhosa)
Acacia hockii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia hockii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : V(008), V(013), V(014), V(037), V(076), V(124)
Recipes : V(008) diarrhoea, V(013) boils, V(014) ringworm, V(037) tuberculosis, V(076) thrush, V(124) haemorrhage, bark, leaves, stems of Acacia karroo, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : mnga (isi Xhosa)
Acacia mearnsii De Wild.
Official name : Acacia mearnsii De Wild.
Family : Fabaceae
Symptoms : H(008)
Recipes : H(008) diarrhoea, bark, leaves, stems of Acacia mearnsii, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : idywabasi (isi Xhosa)
Acokanthera oblongifolia (Hochst.) Codd
Official name : Acokanthera oblongifolia (Hochst.) Codd
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : H(018), H(020)
Recipes : H(018) headache, H(020) snakebite, leaves of Acokanthera oblongifolia , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : inxinebe (isi Xhosa)
Acokanthera oblongifolia (Hochst.) Codd
Official name : Acokanthera oblongifolia (Hochst.) Codd
Family : Apocynaceae
Symptoms : V(018), V(020)
Recipes : V(018) headache, V(020)snakebite, leaves of Acokanthera oblongifolia , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : inxinebe (isi Xhosa)
Agapanthus africanus (L.) Hoffmanns
Official name : Agapanthus africanus (L.) Hoffmanns
Family : Amaryllidaceae
Symptoms : H(013), H(045), H(104)
Recipes : H(013) rash, H(045) antiseptic, H(104) stomach promblems, leaves of Agapanthus africanus , RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : isicakathi (isi Xhosa)
Agave americana L.
Official name : Agave americana L.
Family : Agavaceae
Symptoms : H(151)
Recipes : H(151) high blood pressure, leaf sap, whole plant of Agave americana, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ikhamanga (isi Xhosa)
Alepidea amatymbica Eckl. & Zeyh.
Official name : Alepidea amatymbica Eckl. & Zeyh.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(051), H(104)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(013) pimples, H(051) fever, H(104) abdominal pains, roots of Alepidea amatymbica, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : iqwili (isi Xhosa)
Alepidea serrata Eckl. & Zeyh.
Official name : Alepidea serrata Eckl. & Zeyh.
Family : Apiaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, roots of Alepidea serrata, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ubulawa (isi Xhosa)
Allium cepa L.
Official name : Allium cepa L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food, bulb of Allium cepa, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : itswele (isi Xhosa)
Allium sativum L.
Official name : Allium sativum L.
Family : Alliaceae
Symptoms : H(037)
Recipes : H(037) cough, bulb of Allium sativum, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ivimbampunzi (isi Xhosa)
Aloe arborescens Mill.
Official name : Aloe arborescens Mill.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(006)
Recipes : V(004) wounds, V(006) constipation, leaves of Aloe arborescens, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ingcelwane (isi Xhosa)
Aloe arborescens Mill.
Official name : Aloe arborescens Mill.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(006)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(006) constipation, leaves of Aloe arborescens, RNS.
H(014) dry skin, gel
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ingcelwane (isi Xhosa)
Aloe ciliaris Haw.
Official name : Aloe ciliaris Haw.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(004)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, leaves gel of Aloe ciliaris, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : intelezi (isi Xhosa)
Aloe ferox Miller
Official name : Aloe ferox Miller
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(014), H(037), H(104), H(200)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(013) boils, H(014) dry skin, H(037) tuberculosis, H(104) stomachache, H(200) immune booster, leaf gel of Aloe ferox, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ikhala (isi Xhosa)
Aloe ferox Miller
Official name : Aloe ferox Miller
Family : Asphodelaceae
Symptoms : V(004), V(013), V(014), V(037), V(104), V(200)
Recipes : V(004) wounds, V(013) boils, H(014) dry skin, V(037) tuberculosis, V(104) stomachache, V(200) immune booster, leaf gel of Aloe ferox, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : ikhala (isi Xhosa)
Amaranthus hybridus L.
Official name : Amaranthus hybridus L.
Family : Amaranthaceae
Synonyms : Amaranthus caudatus L.
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) food, leaves of Amaranthus hybridus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : nyiomdlombo (isi Xhosa)
Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Official name : Artemisia afra Jacq. ex Willd.
Family : Asteraceae
Symptoms : H(037), H(075), H(171)
Recipes : H(037) cough, H(037) tuberculosis, H(171) diabetes, H(075) loss of appetite, leaves, roots of Artemisia afra, RNS
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : umhlonyane (isi Xhosa)
Asparagus africanus Lam.
Official name : Asparagus africanus Lam.
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(004), H(022), H(100)
Recipes : H(004) wounds, H(022) to speed up labour, H(100) sexually transmitted Infection , leaves, roots of Asparagus africanus, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : umathunga (isi Xhosa)
Asparagus asparagoides (L.) Druce
Official name : Asparagus asparagoides (L.) Druce
Family : Asparagaceae
Symptoms : H(100)
Recipes : H(100) sexually transmitted Infection, roots of Asparagus asparagoides, RNS.
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Eastern Cape province)
Vernacular name : imvane (isi Xhosa)