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Table 7 FL values of the 14 most referenced medicinal plants

From: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used against human ailments in Gubalafto District, Northern Ethiopia

Species names Primary use/s N NP FL Rank
Rhamnus prinoides Tonsillitis 18 17 0.94 1
Datura stramonium Dandruff 14 12 0.86 2
Vicia faba Boils/furunclosis 6 5 0.83 3
Cynoglossum coeruleum Febrile illness 21 17 0.81 4
Ocimum latifolium Febrile illness 30 24 0.8 5
Ruta chalepensis Stomachache 14 11 0.79 6
Achyranthes aspera Tonsillitis, wound, and febrile illness 19 14 0.74 7
Eucalyptus globules Febrile illness and common cold 28 19 0.68 8
Withania somnifera Febrile illness, evil spirit 11 7 0.64 9
Rumex nepalensis Stomachache 13 8 0.62 10
Solanium incanum Stomachache 18 10 0.56 11
Croton macrostachyus Febrile illness 24 12 0.5 12
Zehneria scabra Febrile illness 18 9 0.5 12
Cucumis ficifolius Dactylitis 10 5 0.5 12