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Table 1 Most frequently inventoried medicinal plants

From: Comparative homegarden medical ethnobotany of Naxi healers and farmers in Northwestern Yunnan, China

Species name Medicinal vale Edible value Economic value Ornamental value
Aconitum carmichaeli Debx.
Aucklandia lappa Decne.  
Chaenomeles sinensis (Thunb.) Makino  
Fallopia multiflora (Thunb.) Harald.
Foeniculum vulgare Mill.  
Gentiana robusta King ex Hook.f.   
Lactuca sativa L.  
Ligusticum chuanxiong S.H.Qiu   
Mentha spicata L.  
Paeonia delavayi Franch.var. Lutea (Delav. Ex Franch.) Finet. Et Gagnep.  
Paris polyphylla Smith var yunnanensis  
Platycodon grandiflorus (Jacq.) A.DC.  
Prinsepia utilis Role
Zanthoxylum bungenum Maxim
  1. The most frequently inventoried medicinal plants at the study sites are also valued for various other properties by households including edible, economic, and ornamental.