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Table 3 Plant parts used for medicinal purposes

From: Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plant species used by communities around Mabira Central Forest Reserve, Uganda

Plant part used No. of plants species (n = 190) % use
Leaves 147 77.4
Roots 75 39.5
Bark 31 16.3
Fruit 17 8.9
Flowers 6 3.2
Whole plant 8 4.2
Branches 4 2.1
Sap 6 3.2
  1. The figures are inclusive of each other