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Table 13 Preference ranking of medicinal plants used to treat cancer in both humans and livestock

From: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in the Hawassa Zuria District, Sidama zone, Southern Ethiopia

Species Informants Total score Rank
I1 I2 I3 I4 I5 I6 I7 I8 I9 I10
Olinia rochetiana 5 3 3 4 5 4 4 3 4 4 39 4
Euphorbia abyssinica 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 4 4 4 42 3
Rotheca myricoides 5 5 4 3 5 5 5 5 5 5 47 2
Cucumis dipsaceus 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 50 1
Dodonaea viscose subsp. angustifolia 3 4 3 5 4 3 3 4 3 4 36 6
Vernonia schimperi 3 3 2 4 3 2 3 2 3 2 27 7
Bersama abyssinica 5 4 3 3 3 4 3 5 4 3 37 5