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Table 4 Food and other non-medicinal plant uses recorded in Tormik Valley, Karakorum

From: Ethnobotany of the Balti community, Tormik valley, Karakorum range, Baltistan, Pakistan

Plant species/family/voucher number Local name Cultural uses No. of uses
V F FF HF DW WW FA B AT T PS BR ER
Artemisia brevifolia Wall.
Asteraceae
QAU127152
Bustae - - - - + - - - - - - - - 1
Aster himalaicus C.B. Clarke
Asteraceae
QAU127157
Ghzima - - + - - - + - - - - - - 2
Astragalus frigidus A.Gray
Fabaceae
QAU127249
Shashal - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Astragalus psilocentros Fisch.
Fabaceae
QAU127251
BiowaCharchu - - - - - - - - - - - + - 1
Berberis pseudumbellata R. Parker
Berberidaceae
QAU127186
Skiorbu - - - - - - - - - + - - - 1
Betula utilis D.Don.
Betulaceae
QAU127187
Staqpa - - - - + + +   + + + + - 7
Bromus pectinatus Thunb.
Poaceae
QAU127133
Troyuk - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Cerastium fontanum Baumg.
Caryophyllaceae
QAU27207
Bloghar + - + - - - - - - - - - - 2
Chenopodium album L.
Amaranthaceae
QAU127212
Snio + - + - - - - - - - - - - 2
Chenopodium foliosum Asch.
Amaranthaceae
QAU127215
SpangOsae - + - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Cicer microphyllum Royle.
Fabaceae
QAU127253
Stranjung
Stwa
+ - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Codonopsis clematidea C.B. Clark
Campanulaceae
QAU127203
Loo sunma - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Colutea paulsenii Freyn.
Fabaceae
QAU127257
Rbana - - - - - - - - - + - - - 1
Convolvulus arvensis L.
Convolvulaceae
QAU127220
Thringthring-mo + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Cousinia thomsonii C. B. Clarke.
Asteraceae
QAU127162
Charchu - + - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Datura fastuosa L.
Solanaceae
QAU127296
Datura - - - - - - - - - - - - + 1
Fragaria nubicola Lindl. ex Lacaita
Rosaceae
QAU127282
KarochaeMarochae - + - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Geranium pratense L.
Geraniaceae
QAU127234
PorStwa - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Hippophae rhamnoides ssp. turkestanica L.
Eleagnaceae
QUA127225
Karsoq - + - + - - - - - - - - - 2
Hylotelephium ewarsii (Ledeb.) H.Ohba
Crassulaceae
QAU127221
Gongchu - - - - - - + - - - - - - 1
Juglans regia L.
Juglandaceae
QAU127311
Starga - - - - - + - - - - - - - 1
Juniperus communis L.
Cupressaceae
QAU127122
Oshuk - - - - + - - - - - - - - 1
Juniperus excelsa M. Bieb.
Cupressaceae
QAU127223
Shukpa - - - - + - - - - - - - + 2
Lonicera heterophylla Decne.
Caprifoliaceae
QAU127205
Said - - - - + + - - + - - - - 3
Lotus corniculatus L.
Fabaceae
QAU127254
Spangol - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Mentha royleana Wall.
Lamiaceae
QAU127239
Foling + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Onosma hispida Wall. & G. Don.
Boraginaceae
QAU127193
Kangmar + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Papaver nudicaule L.
Papaveraceae
QAU127248
Nilo - - - - - - + - - - - - - 1
Pimpinella diversifolia DC.
Apiaceae
QAU127140
Kohniod + - - - - - - + - - - - - 2
Pleurospermum candollei (DC.) Benth. ex C. B. Clark.
Apiaceae
QAU127141
Braq Shandun + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Poa pratensis L.
Poaceae
QAU127137
Rastwa - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Potentilla salesoviana Steph.
Rosaceae
QAU127284
SniarmaStwa - - - - - - - - - - - + - 1
Prunus armeniaca L.
Rosaceae
QAU127312
Chuli - - - - - - - - - - + - - 1
Rhododendron hypenanthum Balf.f.
Ericaceae
QAU127226
Sursur - - - - - - - + - - - - - 1
Ribes alpestre wall. ex Decne.
Grossulariaceae
QAU127236
Skioruru - + - + - - - - - - - - - 2
Rosa brunonii Lindl.
Rosaceae
QAU127286
SiaMarpho - + - + - - - + - - - - - 3
Rosa webbiana Wall.
Rosaceae
QAU127287
SiaSarfo - + - + - - - - - - - - - 2
Rumax nepalensis Spreng.
Polygonaceae
QAU127271
Rashona + - - + - - - - - - - - - 2
Scorzonera hondae Kitam.
Asteraceae
QAU127177
SkiniSmaghra + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Silene vulgaris (Moench) Garcke.
Caryophylaceae
QAU127209
Bostwa + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Solanum nigrum L.
Solanaceae
QAU127298
Drumba
shokhlo
- + - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Spiraea canescens D.Don
Rosaceae
QAU127289
Skhsi - - - + - + - - + + + - + 6
Tamaricaria elegans (Royle) Qaiser & Ali
Tamaricaceae
QAU127305
Ongbu - - - + + - - - - - - - - 2
Taraxacum officinale F.H.Wigg
Asteraceae
QAU127181
Khosmas + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
Trifolium pratense L.
Fabaceae
QAU127259
Ol - - + - - - - - - - - - - 1
Trifolium repens L.
Fabaceae
QAU127258
Hltabuksuk - - + - - - + - - - - - - 2
Urtica dioica L.
Urticaceae
QAU127308
Khaeshing + - - - - - - - - - - - - 1
  1. V wild edible vegetable, F wild edible fruit, FF fodder and forage, HF hut and fencing, DW domestic wood, WW wool weaving, FA fragrance and affection, B beverages, AT agricultural tools, T thatching, PS polo stick, BR bio-propellant, ER evil repellant