Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

The medicinal and poisonous plants of southern and eastern Africa.

Abstract

An account of medicinal and other uses, chemical composition, pharmacological effects and toxicology in man and animals. The main body is arranged alphabetically by families and genera (separately for phanerogams and cryptogams). There are appendices on HCN in non-gramineous plants, active principles, and European and vernacular names. KEYWORDS: Botany economic \ Medicinal plants \ Minor forest products \ Africa medicinal plants \ Africa