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Table 4 Medicinal plants with highest informants’ consensus

From: Study of plants traditionally used in public and animal health management in Seharti Samre District, Southern Tigray, Ethiopia

Botanical name Number (%) of informants who cited the plant
Cucumis ficifolius 54 (81.8)
Allium sativum 51 (77)
Croton macrostachyus 50 (75.8)
Ruta chalepensis 50 (75.8)
Vebena officinalis subsp. africana 50 (75.8)
Aloe megalocantha 48 (72.7)
Calotropis procera 48 (72.7)
Datura stramonium 48 (72.7)
Ocimum lamiifolium 48 (72.7)
Solanum incanum 48 (72.7)
Phytolacca dodecandra 47 (71)
Eucalyptus globulus 46 (69.7)
Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata 46 (69.7)
Plumbago zeylanica 46 (69.7)
Rhoicissus tridentata 46 (69.7)
Zehneria scabra 46 (69.7)
Cynoglossum coeruleum 45 (68)
Lepidium sativum 45 (68)
Withania somnifera 45 (68)