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Table 6 Preference ranking of five medicinal plant species in treating black leg (‘Halafien’)

From: Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants in Adwa District, Central Zone of Tigray Regional State, Northern Ethiopia

Medicinal plants Key informants Total Rank
k-1 k-2 k-3 k-4 k-5 k-6 k-7 k-8
Kalanchoe quartiniana A. Rich 4 4 4 3 5 5 5 4 34 1st
Synadenium grantii Hook.f 5 5 5 2 1 2 4 5 29 2nd
Rumex abyssinicus Jacq 3 3 3 5 4 4 3 3 28 3rd
Melia azadirachta L 2 2 1 1 2 3 2 2 15 4th
Rumex nervosus Vahl 1 1 2 4 3 1 1 1 14 5th