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Table 5 Other useful species recorded in Salar HGs

From: Homegarden agroecosystems managed by Salar people on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

No. Scientific name Family Uses
1 Artemisia argyi Levl. et Van. Compositae Medicinal
2 Buxus sinica (Rehd. et Wils.) Cheng subsp. sinica var. parvifolia M. Cheng Buxaceae Ornamental
3 Eucommia ulmoides Oliver Eucommiaceae Medicinal
4 Euonymus japonicus Thunb. var. aurea-marginatus Hort. Celastraceae Ornamental
5 Gynostemma pentaphyllum (Thunb.) Makino Cucurbitaceae Experimental, medicinal
6 Hordeum distichon var. nudum L. Gramineae Seed
7 Impatiens balsamina L. Balsaminaceae Dye
8 Mukdenia rossii (Oliv.) Koidz. Saxifragaceae Ornamental
9 Opuntia stricta (Haw.) Haw. var. dillenii (Ker-Gawl.) Benson Cactaceae Medicinal
10 Paulownia tomentosa (Thunb.) Steud. var. tsinlingensis (Pai) Gong Tong Scrophulariaceae Shade
11 Picea crassifolia Kom. Pinaceae Shade
12 Platycladus orientalis (L.) Franco Cupressaceae Ornamental
13 Potentilla glabra Lodd. Rosaceae Ornamental
14 Robinia pseudoacacia L. Leguminosae Shade, ornamental
15 Trigonella foenum-graecum L. Leguminosae Dye, Spice