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Table 12 Frequency of plant parts used for the preparation of remedies

From: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the environs of Tara-gedam and Amba remnant forests of Libo Kemkem District, northwest Ethiopia

Plant parts used No. of preparations Percentage No. of species Plant parts used No. of preparations each Percentage No. of species
Leaf 109 31.2 56 Stem 6 1.7 4
Root 108 30.9 45 Bulb 5 1.4 1
Fruit 25 7.2 13 Flower 4 1.1 3
Bark 15 4.3 11 Sap 1 0.3 1
Shoot 15 4.3 5 Gum 1 0.3 1
Latex 13 3.7 6 All parts 10 2.9 7
Seed 7 2.0 5 Two and three parts 15 4.3 13