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Table 2 List of plant species with three or more use values as identified by the local people

From: Human-Forest interfaces in Hugumburda-Gratkhassu National Forest Priority Area, North-eastern Ethiopia

  Use categories
  Species FT CM M T AF FW HF Total Uses
1 Olea europaea ssp. cuspidata x x x x x x 0 6
2 Dodonaea angustifolia x x x x x x 0 6
3 Balanites aegyptiaca x x x 0 x x x 6
4 Ziziphus spina-christi x x 0 x 0 x x 5
5 Acacia tortilis x x 0 0 x x 0 4
6 Hagenia abyssinica x x x 0 0 x 0 4
7 Myrica salicifolia 0 x x x 0 x 0 4
8 Rhus glutinosa x x 0 0 x x 0 4
9 Cassipourea malosana x x 0 x 0 x 0 4
10 Allophylus macrobotrys 0 x 0 0 0 x x 3
11 Cadia purpurea 0 x 0 x 0 x 0 3
12 Dovyalis abyssinica 0 0 x 0 x 0 x 3
13 Podocarpus falcatus x x 0 0 0 x 0 3
  1. Note: FT Farming tools; CM Construction material; M Medicinal purposes; T Traditional incense (Tush); AF Animal feed; FW Firewood; HF Human food
  2. X = has use value under the category; 0 = has no use value