"The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species". Retrieved 26 February 2015. Kun Sun and Robert A. DeFilipps (2010). " ... It is native to India, Sri Lanka.[citation needed] "Weta keyiya" (sinhala). live fencing; medicinal; polen-insect repellent. ... Pandanus kaida is a monocot species of plant in the Pandanaceae family, known only in cultivation. ...
Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 52-53. ISBN 978-9-05782-204-9. Search for "Alafia lucida", World Checklist of Selected Plant ... Local medicinal uses include as a treatment for jaundice, eye problems and stomach complaints. The plant has been used as arrow ... "Alafia lucida". The Plant List. Retrieved 12 August 2013. ...
"Baissea axillaris". The Plant List. Retrieved 15 August 2013. Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 111-112. ISBN 978-9-05782-204- ... Local medicinal uses include as a treatment for kidney problems and colic and as a diuretic. B. axillaris is found in Senegal, ... 9. Search for "Baissea axillaris", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 15 August ...
Schmelzer, G.H.; A. Gurib-Fakim (2008). Medicinal Plants. Plant Resources of Tropical Africa. pp. 46-49. ISBN 978-90-5782-204-9 ... Like many plants, Adenium obesum can also be propagated in vitro using plant tissue culture. This plant has gained the Royal ... While plants grown from seed are more likely to have the swollen caudex at a young age, with time many cutting-grown plants ... Adenium obesum is a species of flowering plant in the dogbane family, Apocynaceae, that is native to the Sahel regions, south ...
Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 391-392. ISBN 978-9-05782-204-9. ... Local medicinal uses include as a carminative and in high doses as an abortifacient. Ochrosia oppositifolia is native to ... "Ochrosia oppositifolia". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 4 August 2017 ...
Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 336-337. ISBN 978-9-05782-204-9. ... The plant's hard wood is used in carving and to make small tools. The species is native to west and west-central tropical ... Its numerous local medicinal uses include for fever, leprosy sores, stomach and liver problems and as an anthelmintic, ... "Hunteria umbellata". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 3 August 2017. ...
"Oncinotis glabrata". The Plant List. Retrieved 17 August 2013. Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. p. 394. ISBN 978-9-05782-204-9. ... Local medicinal uses include as a treatment for yaws sores. O. glabrata is found in Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Benin ... Search for "Oncinotis glabrata", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 17 August ...
Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Schmelzer, G.H.; A. Gurib-Fakim (2008). Medicinal Plants. Plant Resources of ... However, cutting-grown plants do not tend to develop a desirable thick caudex as quickly as seed-grown plants. The sap of ... Because seed-grown plants are not genetically identical to the mother plant, desirable varieties are commonly propagated by ... This plant has a flower boom in the month of October till December. "Genus: Adenium Roem. & Schult". Germplasm Resources ...
Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 560-561. ISBN 978-9-05782-204-9. "Strophanthus thollonii". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved ... The plant has been used as arrow poison. S. thollonii is native to Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic and Gabon. " ... "Strophanthus thollonii". The Plant List. Retrieved 17 July 2013. "Strophanthus thollonii". Natural Resources Conservation ...
"The exotic plant endemic to Kunene". Retrieved April 1, 2013. Schmelzer, Gabriƫlla Harriƫt. Medicinal Plants. PROTA Foundation ... The plants may not bear fruit as individual plants are either male or female. The plant is regarded as one of the most toxic ... The plant consists of slender and grey stems growing up to a height of 2.5 meters. Yellow-brown capsules appear at the tips of ... It has been reported that if you have an open wound and come into contact with the plant its poison could kill you. Another ...
"Medicinal Plants". Dominica Botanical Gardens. Retrieved October 23, 2011. "Meet the plants: Catharanthus roseus". National ... Some plants believed to have medicinal properties are located at the Dominica Botanic Gardens. These include varieties that ... Bush Medicine: Medicinal Herbs, Trees and Plants of The Bahamas, Bahamasgroup.com (Carib Acquisitions Ltd.), accessed November ... Bush teas are usually drunk for medicinal purposes or to maintain health. Many common plants in Dominica are used in these teas ...
Local medicinal uses include the treatment of wounds, fever and hypertension. The plant is native to tropical central and ... Tabernaemontana ventricosa (commonly known as forest toad-tree or small-fruited toad-tree) is a plant in the family Apocynaceae ... "Tabernaemontana ventricosa". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 7 August ...
... is used in local medicinal treatments for snakebites, itches and internal worms. The plant has been ... Acokanthera oblongifolia (commonly known as African wintersweet, dune poison bush, Hottentot's poison, poison arrow plant or ... "Acokanthera oblongifolia". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 3 August ... wintersweet) is a plant in the family Apocynaceae. It grows as an evergreen shrub or small tree up to 6 metres (20 ft) tall. ...
... is used in local medicinal treatments for gonorrhoea, colic, wounds and itches. The plant is native to ... Vernacular names for the plant include wood shaving flower. Its habitat is deciduous forests and thickets, from sea-level to ... "Strophanthus boivinii". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 2 August 2017 ...
World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 7 August 2017. Medicinal Plants. PROTA ... Numerous local medicinal uses include as an anaesthetic, as a haemostatic, as an anthelmintic and in the treatment of ...
8343 "Pleiocarpa mutica". The Plant List. Retrieved 18 August 2013. Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 468-469. ISBN 978-9- ... The plant is found in a variety of habitats from sea-level to 600 metres (2,000 ft) altitude. Local medicinal uses include as a ... 05782-204-9. Search for "Pleiocarpa mutica", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved ...
ISBN 978-0-8493-2332-4. Schmelzer, G.H.; A. Gurib-Fakim (2008). Medicinal Plants. Plant Resources of Tropical Africa. p. 427. ... or Pliny's belief that the plant was a cure for lead poisoning. The following species are accepted by The Plant List: Plumbago ... Carnivorous Plant Newsletter. International Carnivorous Plant Society. 26 (2): 34-38. Doug Caldwell. New thrips found on ... Plumbago is a genus of 10-20 species of flowering plants in the family Plumbaginaceae, native to warm temperate to tropical ...
The plant is native to Democratic Republic of Congo and Kenya. Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 335-336. ISBN 978-9-05782-204 ... Local medicinal uses include for fever, diarrhoea and as an anthelmintic. H. congolana has been used as arrow poison. ...
Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 496-497. ISBN 978-9-05782-204-9. Search for "Schizozygia coffaeoides", World Checklist of ... Local medicinal uses include as a treatment for eye inflammation, sores and ringworm-infected skin. S. coffaeoides is found in ... Schizozygia is a monotypic genus of plant in the Apocynaceae family found in tropical Africa and the Comoros. As of August 2013 ... "Schizozygia", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 19 August 2013 Search for " ...
The plant is used in local medicinal treatments for toothache, fever and skin diseases, and also as a diuretic. The species is ... Vernacular names for the plant include "lance-leaf periwinkle". Its habitat is on volcanic or burned soil, hillside rocks and ... "Catharanthus lanceus". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 3 August 2017. ...
Medicinal Plants. PROTA. p. 71. ISBN 978-90-5782-204-9. ... Aloe flexilifolia is a species of flowering plant in the family ...
ISBN 0-620-17697-0. Schmelzer, H. G. and Gurib-Fakim, A. (2008). Medicinal Plants. Plant Resources of Tropical Africa (Program ... plants.jstor.org/taxon/Sapium.integerrimus International Association for Plant Taxonomy: INTERNATIONAL CODE OF BOTANICAL ... This is one of the larval food plants for two species of butterfly; Sevenia boisduvali and Sevenia natalensis. The leaves are ... JSTOR Plant Science: Sapium integerrimus Hochst. [family EUPHORBIACEAE]: http:// ...
Traditional medicinal uses of S. preussii include treatment of gonorrhoea and healing of sores. The plant has also been used as ... "Strophanthus preussii". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 4 December 2015. Medicinal ... Vernacular names for the plant include "spider tresses" and "poison arrow vine". Habitats are forested areas from sea level to ... "Strophanthus preussii". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved 2 August 2017 ...
Medicinal plants. Chemistry and properties, Dr. M. Daniel, 2005. Barleria prionitis in Hyderabad, India. Barleria prionitis in ... It is used for various medicinal purposes in ayurvedic medicine. The juice of the leaves is applied to feet to prevent ... is a species of plants in the family Acanthaceae, native to India, Sri Lanka and Eastern Southern and Central Africa. ...
"Callichilia barteri". The Plant List. Retrieved 16 August 2013. Medicinal Plants. PROTA. 2008. pp. 133-135. ISBN 978-9-05782- ... Local medicinal uses include as a treatment for gonorrhoea and as an anthelmintic and childhood laxative. C. barteri is found ... 204-9. Search for "Callichilia barteri", World Checklist of Selected Plant Families, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, retrieved 16 ...
De Smet, Peter A.G.M. (December 1997). "The Role of Plant-Derived Drugs and Herbal Medicines in Healthcare". Drugs. 54 (6): 801 ... Methods may incorporate or be based on traditional medicinal practices of a particular culture, folk knowledge, superstition,[ ... Ayurveda stresses the use of plant-based medicines and treatments, with some animal products, and added minerals, including ... includes not just the use of plant products, but may also include the use of animal and mineral products.[74] It is among the ...