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Medicinal plants of South Africa
Medicinal plants of South Africa is a guide to the most commonly utilised medicinal plants in South Africa. The title includes: Detailed species descriptions of 132 medicinal plants. Each entryExpand
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People's Plants: A Guide to Useful Plants of Southern Africa
This title is a photographic guide to the useful plants of Southern Africa. Traditional and contemporary uses of more than 650 plants are described and illustrated, each dealing with a specificExpand
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Poisonous plants of South Africa
 Plant lists according to class of toxin and type of livestock poisoning as well as a useful checklist of poisonous plants and a glossary of medical terms. 288p. HC, R 495 Historical Overberg C.Expand
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Medicinal Plants of the World
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The potential of South African plants in the development of new medicinal products
Abstract Southern Africa is an important focal point of botanical and cultural diversity but only a few plant species have hitherto become fully commercialised as medicinal products. In recent yearsExpand
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Reconstructing the deep-branching relationships of the papilionoid legumes
Resolving the phylogenetic relationships of the deep nodes of papilionoid legumes (Papilionoideae) is essential to understanding the evolutionary history and diversification of this economically andExpand
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Recent advances in understanding Apiales and a revised classification
Despite the long history of recognising the angiosperm order Apiales as a natural alliance, the circumscription of the order and the relationships among its constituent groups have been troublesome.Expand
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An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in the southeastern Karoo, South Africa
Ethnobotanical field studies in the Graaff-Reinet and Murraysburg regions (southeastern Karoo) have revealed a wealth of traditional knowledge on medicinal plants and their uses amongst elderlyExpand
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The composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oil of the resurrection plant Myrothamnus flabellifolius
An investigation of the antibacterial and antifungal activity of Myrothamnus flabellifolius against eleven different pathogens showed inhibition of all micro-organisms except for SalmonellaExpand
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A broad review of commercially important southern African medicinal plants
Abstract Aims of the study Commercially important indigenous medicinal plants of southern Africa are reviewed in the context of fundamental knowledge about their ethnobotany, phylogeny, genetics,Expand
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