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Table 2 Families with the largest number of medicinal plants (more than 2 species) in south-central Zimbabwe

From: Traditional use of medicinal plants in south-central Zimbabwe: review and perspectives

Family Number of medicinal plants %
Fabaceae sensu lato 11 11.8
Anacardiaceae 9 9.7
Euphorbiaceae 7 9.5
Asteraceae 4 4.3
Ebenaceae 4 4.3
Tiliaceae 4 4.3
Apocynaceae 3 3.2
Asparagaceae 3 3.2
Lamiaceae 3 3.2
Loganiaceae 3 3.2
Moraceae 3 3.2
Myrtaceae 3 3.2
Meliaceae 2 2.2
Olacaceae 2 2.2
Rhamnaceae 2 2.2
Rubiaceae 2 2.2
Solanaceae 2 2.2
Verbenaceae 2 2.2
Vitaceae 2 2.2