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Table 3 Report of some selected TMPs with high use value in the study area

From: Ethnobotany of traditional medicinal plants and associated indigenous knowledge in Dawuro Zone of Southwestern Ethiopia

Scientific name UR DT DC OU IC % UV Rank
Echinops kebericho 346 13 7 2 90.1 0.9 1
Syzygium guineense 332 13 8 20 86.46 0.87 2
Pentas schimperiana 322 11 8 7 83.85 0.84 3
Maerua oblongifolia 290 17 7 6 75.52 0.76 4
Ensete ventricosum 216 10 8 10 56.25 0.56 5
Allium sativum 300 10 7 3 78.13 0.78 6
Dichondra repens 220 8 4 3 57.29 0.57 7
Commelina benghalensis 210 4 3 4 54.69 0.55 8
Datura stramonium 212 7 5 2 55.21 0.55 8
Cyperus articulatus 198 3 2 2 51.56 0.52 9
Centella asiatiaca 190 9 4 2 49.48 0.5 10
  1. Where UR = use reports, DT = no. of ailments treated, DC = no. of disease clusters, OU = other uses, IC = informant consensus, UV = use value