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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Hagenia abyssinica?
If you know websites containing any information about Hagenia abyssinica please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Hagenia abyssinica and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Hagenia abyssinica.


Hagenia abyssinica basic info
Scientific Name: Hagenia abyssinica (Bruce) J. F. Gmel..
Family: Rosaceae.
Genus: Hagenia.
Description: Hagenia abyssinica is a flowering plant native to central and eastern Africa. It also has a disjunct distribution in the high mountains of East Africa from Sudan and Ethiopia in the north, through Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Tanzania, to Malawi and Zambia in the south. - for more info about Hagenia abyssinica See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Hagenia abyssinica
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Hagenia abyssinica in other websites
Hagenia abyssinica common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Hagenia abyssinica - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Hagenia abyssinica - See link.


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