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Table 2 A list of domesticated crops and fruits used for medicinal purposes.

From: An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in Babungo, Northwest Region, Cameroon

Scientific name Family
Aframomum melegueta
K. Schum
Zingiberaceae
Allium sativum L. Alliaceae
Amaranthus hybridus L. Amaranthaceae
Annanas comosus (L.) Merr. Bromeliaceae
Capsicum annuum L. Solanaceae
Carica papaya L. Caricaceae
Citrus aurantium L. Rutaceae
Citrus limon (L.) Burm.f. Rutaceae
Cola acuminata (P. Beauv.)
Schott & Endl.
Sterculiaceae
Elaeis guinensis Jacq. Arecaceae
Mangifera indica L. Anacardiaceae
Musa paradisiaca L. Musaceae
Musa sapientum L. Musaceae
Nicotiana tabacum L. Solanaceae
Ocimum basilicum L. Lamiaceae
Psidium guajava L. Myrtaceae
Raphia hookeri Man & Wendl. Arecaceae
Ricinus communis L. Euphorbiaceae
Sorghum bicolor (L.)
Moench.
Poaceae
Vernonia amygdalina
Delile
Asteraceae
Zea mays L. Poaceae