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Table 3 Total number and percentage of cultivated, enhanced and tolerated native plant species with different use types recorded in all the homegardens studied

From: Plant management and biodiversity conservation in Náhuatl homegardens of the Tehuacán Valley, Mexico

Management type Use Number and percentage of species
Cultivated TOTAL 71 spp. (100.0%)
  Ornamental 35 spp. (49.2%)
  Edible 30 spp. (42.2%)
  Medicinal 7 spp. (9.8%)
  Others 4 spp. (5.6%)
Enhanced TOTAL 23 spp. (100.0%)
  Ornamental 7 spp. (28.0%)
  Edible 11 spp. (44.0%)
  Medicinal 5 spp. (20.0%)
  Others 3 (12.0%)
Tolerated TOTAL 57 spp. (100.0%)
  Ornamental 10 spp. (17.5%)
  Edible 8 spp. (14.0%)
  Medicinal 21 spp. (36.8%)
  Others 24 spp. (42.1%)